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And so am I. But not that much! Or perhaps that Trump will exit the race voluntarily before the GOP convention. In an otherwise straightforward article about Hillary Clinton’s running-mate selection process, Politico buries this fascinating lede. The selection process, however, is colored by new uncertainty among Democratic donors and Clinton allies who are no […]

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MSNBC’s Republican political analyst Nicolle Wallace has been very good of late and when she was called to analyze Donald Trump’s Hillary Clinton attack speech on Wednesday, she correctly explained his problems and how the speech should be judged. “He’s rebuked more often than his message is echoed by members of his own party.” “By […]

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This article titled “Insult, provoke, repeat: how Donald Trump became America’s Hugo Chávez” was written by Rory Carroll in Los Angeles, for theguardian.com on Wednesday 22nd June 2016 08.00 UTC He was a one-man media hurricane dominating the news with insults and provocations, promises and policy pronouncements. He would tweet at all hours, phone TV […]

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Fact checking Donald

the @factcheckdotorg summary of Trump's speech today is amazing.https://t.co/J8YLY3y689 pic.twitter.com/lN3Wlb45vo — Jesse Lehrich (@JesseLehrich) June 23, 2016 FULL LIST of biggest Trump lies here –> Fact Check: 15 Biggest Lies in Trump’s Speech Attacking Hillary Clinton https://t.co/Ppy9Rau4vN — Zerlina Maxwell (@ZerlinaMaxwell) June 22, 2016

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Paul Ryan Is Trying To Shut Down Reps' Live Streams From Sit-In https://t.co/6PZLq4Eko7 via @crooksandliars — #Hold the Floortoise (@Tyler_Tortoise) June 23, 2016 Things might start heating up during prime time, if the rumors are correct. According to The Hill, Republicans want to shut down the sit-in on the House floor so they can completely […]

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Don’t let your friends vote for Republican governors and legislators: Not a single welfare recipient or applicant has tested positive for banned drugs in a Michigan pilot program, part of the growing practice of screening beneficiaries of government assistance for drug abuse. The program, which ends on 30 September, may face renewed scrutiny in the […]

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This was one of the big ALEC-sponsored laws. I am happy it got the treatment it deserved: HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday declined to reinstate a law that gave the National Rifle Association the right to challenge local gun-control rules in court. The Commonwealth Court overturned the law last year on the […]

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People close to Donald Trump are reportedly scrambling to come up with a political strategy to save his campaign after last week’s mass shooting in Orlando failed to give the candidate a “bump in the polls” as his aides had hoped. According to a report published by Bloomberg on Monday, top campaign officials and members […]

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Short version: The “principled” Ryan’s as radical as he ever was, and in case Trump pulls off a miracle, he’ll need him: Ryan’s red line is distant enough to be invisible. Just five days after his endorsement, Ryan would be calling Trump’s attacks on “Mexican judge” Gonzalo Curiel “the textbook definition of racism.” The following […]

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I don’t see how they can do this without a total bloodbath: A lot would need to happen for Unruh’s efforts to prevent Trump from capturing the nomination. A majority of the 112-member Rules Committee would need to vote in favor of the change, and then enough of the convention’s 2,472 delegates would need to […]

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