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Hillary Clinton has $42 million in the bank

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Hillary Clinton raised more than $27 million for her primary campaign in May and pulled in another $13.5 million for the Democratic National Committee and state parties, her campaign announced Wednesday. Her aides said Clinton entered June with more than $42 million in available cash as she faces rival Bernie …

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Trump Convention? Many Republicans Send Their Regrets

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A wave of prominent Republicans have announced their intention to skip the party’s national convention in Cleveland this summer, the latest sign that Donald J. Trump, who last week secured the delegates needed to clinch the Republican presidential nomination, continues to struggle in his effort to unite the party behind …

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Clinton says she gave $100K to vets groups in 6 years

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Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton donated $105,000 to veterans’ groups from 2006 to 2012, her campaign said Wednesday. The Clinton family’s personal charity donated to eight groups across the country in amounts ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 during that time period, The New York Times reported. The disclosure comes as …

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Asian-American Lawmakers Endorse Hillary Clinton Ahead Of California Primary

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is welcomed by Asian American and Pacific Islander supporters in San Gabriel, Calif., on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

WASHINGTON — An influential group of Asian-American lawmakers endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Los Angeles on Tuesday, giving her a boost ahead of next week’s California primary. The Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus Leadership PAC, which includes several representatives and senators from California, urged Asian-American and Pacific Islander …

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Calif. gov Jerry Brown endorses Clinton

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California Gov. Jerry Brown has endorsed Hillary Clinton for president ahead of next week’s California primary, giving the Democratic front-runner a major ally as the race tightens. Brown announced the endorsement Tuesday morning in a letter posted online, in which he called Clinton the only person who could beat presumptive …

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America’s Seniors Can Count on Hillary Clinton

MANHATTAN, NY - Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets resident Allie Eason, right, and tours apartments for Latino seniors at Corsi House in the Spanish Harlem neighborhood in Manhattan, New York on Friday April 15, 2016. And accompanied by Speaker of the New York City Council Melissa Viverito, left. (Photo by Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

In May, we celebrate Older Americans Month and the fundamental commitment our country makes to its seniors. In November, we will determine whether we honor that commitment. Every day, thousands of American seniors reach retirement age after a lifetime of working hard to support their families. Because of Social Security …

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Latinos key in Democratic battle for California delegates

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Less than two weeks before California’s Democratic primary, Latino voters are poised to play a key role in the contest. California’s Latino population is the largest in the nation. The state has close to 7 million Hispanic eligible voters — about half of the state’s Hispanic residents. Los Angeles alone …

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