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Hillary Clinton voter turnout goal

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Hillary Clinton’s campaign is launching a major voter mobilization drive during the Republican National Convention. Campaign officials say the presumptive Democratic nominee is setting a national goal of persuading more than 3 million people to register and commit to vote in the 2016 election. Clinton intends to …

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Bernie Sanders Endorses Hillary Clinton For President

Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent from Vermont and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, pauses while speaking during a campaign event in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S., on Tuesday, March 15, 2016. In Democratic forums, Sanders and Hillary Clinton argue that deportations are ripping apart hard-working undocumented people who are merely trying to make a good life for their families, and that the president must show them mercy, even if it means stretching the limits of the law. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has endorsed presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton for president. “Secretary Clinton has won the Democratic nominating process, and I congratulate her for that,” Sanders said. “She will be the Democratic nominee for president and I intend to do everything I can to make certain she will …

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Clinton outlines progressive health care agenda

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Hillary Clinton is pledging to follow through on progressive health care policies in a new campaign document as Democratic delegates meet in Orlando on the party’s platform and she woos Bernie Sanders’ supporters. The document mostly rehashes Clinton’s previous proposals, including extending Medicare as an option to Americans 55 years …

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Kaine to campaign with Clinton amid VP buzz

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Hillary Clinton will campaign with Sen. Tim Kaine next week, a move that will only continue to stoke the rumors surrounding the presumptive Democratic nominee’s vice presidential search. Clinton’s campaign announced in a brief statement Thursday that her campaign will attend a public Democratic Party of Virginia event, where she …

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Obama to tell foe-to-friend story at Hillary Clinton event

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WASHINGTON (AP) — They’ve been bitter rivals, allies and colleagues. When they take the stage at their first joint campaign appearance on Tuesday, President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton will show off a new phase in their storied relationship: co-dependents. Clinton’s chances of winning the White House hinge on rallying …

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Economic Election model: Clinton will win easily

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Democratic chances of winning the White House remain strong, according to a closely followed economic election model. Moody’s Analytics is forecasting that Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic nominee, will easily win the presidency in November over Republican Donald Trump, the June forecast predicts. The latest model shows for the fourth …

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Retirees group endorses Clinton

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The Alliance for Retired Americans announced Thursday that it is endorsing Hillary Clinton for president, citing her proposals to expand Social Security, strengthen Medicare and lower prescription drug prices. The executive board of the 4 million-member group, which advocates for retirees and their families, voted to endorse Clinton on Wednesday. …

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Clinton blames Republican leaders for a “paralyzed” Congress

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton chastised Republican lawmakers on Sunday for a “paralyzed” Congress, saying they’ve fueled populist anger by refusing to “do their job.” Clinton ticked off a list of items that GOP congressional leaders have refused to schedule for a vote. They include a …

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Clinton in first post-Brexit appearance: ‘We are resilient’

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In her first live appearance since Britain voted to leave the European Union, Hillary Clinton said the U.S. would persevere through economic uncertainty while underscoring the need for strong leadership going forward. “We are resilient, and we will bounce back from this and all the other shocks that are in …

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George Will leaves GOP: ‘This is not my party’

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Longtime conservative columnist George Will says he has left the Republican Party because of Donald Trump. “This is not my party,” he said during a Friday speech to the Federalist Society, according to the conservative-leaning outlet PJ Media. Will said he has switched his Maryland voter registration to “unaffiliated.” When …

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Clinton campaign: Brexit drama builds case against Trump

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Hillary Clinton’s campaign is seizing on the turmoil emanating from Europe to make their case that Donald Trump would be a disaster as president. With the European Union reeling following the stunning vote to leave the governing union, top Clinton aides said Trump’s comments while in Europe should give voters …

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