Category Archives: White House

Five takeaways from Comey’s October surprise

Hillary Clinton doesn’t believe in good luck, and Friday’s bombshell shows why. By Glenn Thrush Hillary Clinton has never met a sunny day she completely trusted, and Friday proved why. The front-running Democrat has always been weakest when protecting a … Continue reading

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A generation of GOP stars stands diminished: ‘Everything Trump touches dies’

Republicans who backed Trump risk being mowed down in the wreckage of his campaign. By Philip Rucker of the Washington Post Trump’s turbulent campaign, on display here at Sunday night’s second presidential debate with Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, has damaged … Continue reading

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Trump, tapes, turmoil and troubles

By Ken Feltman As news spread concerning the latest crisis for Donald Trump’s campaign, I wondered what was happening with the advisors closest to the situation. I got on the telephone and sent text messages and emails to GOP political insiders (including several who are … Continue reading

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Mike Pence is the presidential candidate Republicans wish they had

By Annalisa Merelli Many have suggested Pence used this debate to set up his own candidacy for 2020, and many more have wished for the top and bottom halves of the Republican ticket to be reversed. For the time being, … Continue reading

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As a Senator, Hillary Clinton Got Along With the GOP. Could She Do So as President?

by Shawn Zeller of Roll Call     As a senator, Hillary Clinton got along with GOP colleagues, mostly working on noncontroversial issues. Could she work with Republicans as President? It looks increasingly likely that voters this November will have … Continue reading

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