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Poll: Trump Trails Clinton By 8 points After Tape Scandal, Debate

National opinion polls have measured support for the candidates in different ways this year, yet most agree that Clinton is leading and that her advantage has strengthened as the general election approaches.

October 11, 2016

State Secret: Why Down Ballot Races Matter So Much

The right wing has recognized that while the media and both major parties are riveted on this year’s macabre contest for the White House, that’s hardly the only race that matters.

October 1, 2016
The media devoted more time to Clinton's emails

New Polls Show Clinton Ahead, But The Race Is Tight In Battleground States

“We know the battlegrounds are going to be close til the end. That’s why we need to keep working so hard. Trump is a serious danger, folks.” said Clinton spokesman Brian Fallon in a tweet responding to the polls.

July 13, 2016
he images of U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (L) and Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump are seen painted on decorative pumpkins created by artist John Kettman in LaSalle, Illinois, U.S., June 8, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young

Three New Polls Show Clinton Leading Trump

Three polls released this week show the presumptive Democratic candidate ahead of her Republican counterpart by a wide margin. The polls were taken in the days before Comey’s surprise press conference announcement.

July 8, 2016

Iowa Man’s Worldview A Lot Like Trump’s

Recent events — terrorist massacres in Paris and San Bernardino, Calif., Syrian refugees pouring into Europe, political clashes in the U.S. over guns and immigration — have only strengthened Trump’s bonds with these voters.

December 15, 2015

The 2016 Campaign Joke That’s No Longer Funny — Just Violent

Violence has been trailing Donald Trump’s campaign, leaving those who dare challenge the GOP candidate shaken, banged up and bruised.

September 4, 2015

At Urban League Meeting, 2016 Candidates Talk Race, Inequality, ‘Black Lives Matter’

Five 2016 presidential candidates spoke Friday at the National Urban League’s annual conference, discussing U.S. race relations, the Black Lives Matter movement, and economic and racial inequality.

July 31, 2015
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How To Fix An Unfair Presidential Debate System

Fox News and CNN have effectively made a top-tier and also-rans class out of the GOP candidates.

May 28, 2015
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Is Anyone Not Running For The Republican Presidential Nomination?

What to expect when you’re expecting 15 GOP presidential candidates.

May 26, 2015

Rand Paul Isn’t Leading The Republican Pack

Don’t believe the hype — Rand Paul will not be the next president.

December 5, 2014

Cruz Excites The GOP Base, But Big Donors Remain Skeptical

The GOP’s big donors could stop Ted Cruz’s presidential ambitions in their tracks.

December 2, 2014

GOP Sen. Rob Portman Opts Out Of 2016 Presidential Run

Scratch another presidential contender off the list.

December 2, 2014

New Syria Chemical Claims Emerge As Election Announced

Beirut (AFP) – New claims have emerged that President Bashar al-Assad’s regime may have launched attacks with an industrial chemical earlier this month, despite an international agreement to eliminate Syria’s chemical arsenal. The latest evidence, cited by the United States and France, comes as Syria plans to hold a June 3 presidential poll, which the […]

April 22, 2014

5 Reasons Republican Ted Cruz Would Be A Democrat’s Dream 2016 GOP Nominee

Ted Cruz is running for president. It’s a dream for Democrats.

May 1, 2013