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Trump stirs racial divide as campaign and allies seek advantage in Dem debates

Trump stirs racial divide as campaign and allies seek advantage in Dem debates

The Trump campaign and the Republican National Committee are joining forces to counter-program the upcoming CNN Democratic debates set for Tuesday and Wednesday, but as ever, it’s President Donald Trump who is framing his reelection issues. His Republican allies have plans that include “street theater” — the placement of Trump supporters around the debate site…MORE

Poll: Biden rebounds ahead of second round of debates while Harris slips

Poll: Biden rebounds ahead of second round of debates while Harris slips

Former Vice President Joe Biden has bounced back to where he was before the first Democratic debate in early July, with 34% support among Democrats and Democratic-leaning independent voters in a new Quinnipiac poll. The new poll, released a day before the second round of Democratic primary debates in Detroit, shows Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren…MORE

Trump pardons, commutes sentences for 7 people

Trump pardons, commutes sentences for 7 people

President Donald Trump on Monday issued full pardons to five individuals and commuted the sentences of two others convicted of a variety of federal crimes. The two men whose sentences were commuted will now be released early from federal prison while those who received full pardons had already completed their prison sentences and will now…MORE

Kirsten Gillibrand has a secret attack. And she’ll tell you what it is!

Kirsten Gillibrand has a secret attack. And she’ll tell you what it is!

Kirsten Gillibrand has a secret. Do you want to know what it is? OK, she’s tell you! “We have Democratic candidates running for president right now who do not believe necessarily that it’s a good idea that women work outside the home No joke,” she said late last week in Iowa. Oooh! Intrigue! So, who…MORE

GOP senators give tepid response to Trump’s pick for spy chief

GOP senators give tepid response to Trump’s pick for spy chief

President Donald Trump’s choice of Rep. John Ratcliffe to replace respected former Sen. Dan Coats as Director of National Intelligence in one of the most powerful and sensitive jobs in government, has gotten a tepid response to this point from Republican senators, signaling the Texas Republican, a Trump loyalist who lacks intelligence experience, could face…MORE

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