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Hillary Clinton Doubles Down on Email Scandal, Saying 'It Was Allowed'
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton doubled down on defending her email practices as Secretary of State, arguing that the use of a personal account was “allowed,” and rules have since been “clarified.” “This report makes clear that personal email use was the practice for other
The Note: Trump Takes Heat from All Sides
NOTABLES --KASICH -- TRUMP 'NOT PREPARED' TO BE PRESIDENT: GOP presidential candidate John Kasich unleashed his harshest criticism yet of Donald Trump this morning on "Good Morning America," hitting the Republican front-runner for his controversial comments on abortion, nuclear weapons, the Supreme
Bernie Sanders Blasts Republican Field: 'They're a National Disgrace'
Sen. Bernie Sanders called the Republican Party "a joke" during an interview Wednesday evening and he didn’t stop there. Sanders said the GOP race is a "national disgrace" and an "international embarrassment." "What Republican candidates have now stooped to is to starting attacking each other's
Sanders Says He Would Ask Obama to Withdraw SCOTUS Nomination if Elected President
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said if elected president in November he would ask President Obama to withdraw his Supreme Court justice nomination of Judge Merrick Garland . “I think I’m 100 percent prepared to support Judge Garland. I think he’s clearly very knowledgeable and can
Biden Says 'Not Even Close' in Battle Between Trump and Pope
In the war of words between Donald Trump and Pope Francis over the real estate mogul's Christianity, Vice president Joe Biden said he is unquestionably in the Pope’s corner. “Pope Francis…Trump. It’s not a hard call for me,” he said, according to a clip of an interview with Rachel Maddow set to air
The Note: Debate Expectations in New Hampshire
NOTABLES --IT’S GOP DEBATE-EVE IN THE GRANITE STATE: ABC News has unveiled its candidate lineup for tomorrow night's Republican presidential debate in Manchester, New Hampshire. The network has extended invitations to the following candidates: Donald Trump, Sen. Ted Cruz, Sen. Marco Rubio, Dr. Ben
Democratic Presidential Debate: 7 Moments That Mattered
Just five days before New Hampshire voters will have their say in their state’s first-in-the-nation primary, there was another first in the Granite State: Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders went toe-to-toe on a debate stage, just the two of them. The intimate setting led to some of the most heated
GLAAD Media Awards: Full List of Nominees
The 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced today and some major stars earned nods for their "fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of the LGBT community and the issues that affect their lives," according to an official press release. Movies like "The Danish Girl" and "Grandma" were
The Note: Attack of the Clintons
NOTABLES --HILLARY CLINTON DEFENDS ENDORSEMENTS AGAINST BERNIE SANDERS’ CLAIM THEY’RE ‘ESTABLISHMENT’: With the race for the Democratic nomination neck-and-neck in the early states of New Hampshire and Iowa, Hillary Clinton last night defended the endorsements she's received from Planned Parenthood
Clinton Defends Endorsements Against Sanders' Claim They're "Establishment"
With the race for the Democratic nomination neck-and-neck in the early states of New Hampshire and Iowa, Hillary Clinton found herself Wednesday night defending endorsements she's received from Planned Parenthood and the Human Rights Campaign, which she believes should be seen as positives. “I was