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Hillary Clinton 2016: Compares GOP views on women’s issues to those of terrorists

Donald Trump says doesn’t want David Duke endorsement

politico.com — Donald Trump says he isn’t interested in the endorsement of David Duke, the anti-Semitic former Ku Klux Klan leader who praised the GOP presidential hopeful earlier this week on his radio show. “I don’t need his endorsement, I certainly wouldn’t want his endorsement,” Trump said during an interview with Bloomberg’s...
Aug 26, 2015

Trump says doesn't want David Duke endorsement via @POLITICO for iOS politi.co/1El4l8w

WDBJ shooting renews 2016 candidates gun control debate

politico.com — The deadly shooting of two TV journalists in Virginia again brought the highly politicized issue of gun control to the forefront - with the 2016 Democratic front-runner quickly calling for action on gun violence. Hours after the shooting, Hillary Clinton took to Twitter - saying “we cannot wait any longer” to address gun violence....
Aug 27, 2015

RT @sandykjohnson: How many times have we seen this headline? "Slaying of XXX renews gun control debate." Sigh. ow.ly/Rs75R

Aug 26, 2015

RT @elizacollins1: Tragic shooting of journalists this morning renews conversation on gun control, @Briannaehley and I report. politi.co/1hGxDEA

Aug 26, 2015

RT @elizacollins1: Tragic shooting of journalists this morning renews conversation on gun control, @Briannaehley and I report. politi.co/1hGxDEA

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Virginia TV shooting prompts Terry McAuliffe to call for sctricter gun laws

politico.com — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe called for tighter gun laws in response to the deadly shooting of two Roanoke, Virginia-based TV journalists during a live broadcast this morning in his state. “There are too many guns in the hands of people that shouldn’t have guns,” McAuliffe said during an interview with WTOP.
Aug 26, 2015

.@GovernorVA: "There are too many guns in the hands of people that shouldn't have guns." politi.co/1heNYzv

Aug 26, 2015

RT @politico: Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe calls for stricter gun laws after shooting politi.co/1Vazmjz | AP Photo pic.twitter.com/HUdhLXco4o

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Owen Wilson: Trump is the Charlie Sheen of politics

politico.com — Donald Trump is the Charlie Sheen of politics, at least according to actor and comedian Owen Wilson. The staunchly liberal Wilson said he’s been enjoying watching Trump shake up the Republican presidential field, he told Daily Beast in an interview. “You can’t help but get a kick out of him, and I think part of it is we’re so...

Donald Trump 2016: Net favorability rating among Hispanics: -51

politico.com — Donald Trump’s bromides on undocumented immigrants appear to have deeply damaged whatever appeal he might have once had among Hispanic voters. A new Gallup poll released Monday evening found that 65 percent of Hispanic voters say they have an unfavorable view of Trump, compared with 14 percent who view him favorably- yielding him a net...
Aug 24, 2015

The news here is that 14 percent of Hispanics like Trump. politico.com/story/2015/08/…

Aug 24, 2015

This is going to shock you guys, but the Donald is not polling very well among Hispanic voters politico.com/story/2015/08/…

Aug 24, 2015

When Trump said "The Hispanics love me," he might have meant a Hispanic family he met. Whose name he doesn't know. politico.com/story/2015/08/…

Aug 24, 2015

Trump's popularity among Hispanics well below any other presidential candidate. politico.com/story/2015/08/…

Aug 25, 2015

Trump not yet sinking GOP with Hispanics. Latinos give @MarcoRubio net favorability +5. @TedCruz: -7. @JebBush: +11. politico.com/story/2015/08/…

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Scott Walker 2016 to Obama: Cancel Chinese state visit

politico.com — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker today called on President Obama to cancel Chinese President Xi Jinping’s official state visit scheduled for next month, citing the country’s currency manipulation and recent Chinese cyberattacks against the U.S. government. In a statement put out by Walker’s campaign, the presidential hopeful pointed to...

Dick Cheney to deliver address on Iran deal

politico.com — Former Vice President Dick Cheney will speak out against the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with Iran during a speech next month at the conservative American Enterprise Institute. According to an AEI release, the former vice president will share his concerns about the deal’s “consequences for the security and interests of the...
Aug 24, 2015

RT @peterbakernyt: Cheney to deliver speech against Iran nuclear agreement at @AEI on Sept. 8. @Briannaehley politico.com/story/2015/08/…

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Pat Robertson: Market dive is God’s punishment

politico.com — Televangelist Pat Robertson says he believes the Dow Jones Industrial Average’s massive sell-off this morning was God’s way of punishing the Obama administration for supporting abortion rights and funding Planned Parenthood, not the reverberations of China’s stock-market crash. “We will pay dearly as a nation for this thing...

Donald Trump 2016: Reince Priebus calls Trump a 'net positive' for GOP

politico.com — Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus says he thinks Donald Trump is a “net positive” for his party. During an interview on Milwaukee television channel WISN’s “Upfront” this weekend, Priebus, who has previously asked Trump to tone down his remarks on immigration, now says the “Trump show” is a...
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Aug 29, 2015

RT @politicoalex: Breaking overnight w/@MarcACaputo: 3 top @JebBush fundraisers abruptly depart campaign on Friday politico.com/story/2015/08/…

Aug 28, 2015

RT @larry_levitt: Unintended byproduct of talking about health policy: Most of the promoted tweets I see are about Cadillac (the car). pic.twitter.com/w01q3V3nfA

Aug 27, 2015

RT @1PatriciaMurphy: Update: Lindsey Graham did not beat Donald Trump's brains out today in SC. twitter.com/amandacarpente…

Aug 27, 2015

Trump: "I will take care of women’s health issues better than anyone else-even Hillary Clinton because she doesn’t have a clue."

Aug 27, 2015

Boehner told donors he's glad Ted Cruz is running for president--keeps that "jackass" out of Washington dailycaller.com/2015/08/27/joh…

Aug 27, 2015

RT @ericbradner: .@realDonaldTrump just called a woman onto stage to confirm his hair's real, no toupee. "Yes, I believe it is" real, she told the crowd.

Aug 27, 2015

RT @ClickHole: Terrible Timing: Madame Tussauds Just Unveiled 35 Identical Wax Sculptures Of Jared Fogle clickhole.com/r/2997tsd pic.twitter.com/WnScFNHrkL

Aug 27, 2015

Watching Ventura's "Off the Grid".. does Jesse usually keep reporters in a dungeon or is this just a special episode? ora.tv/offthegrid/art…


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