After data breach fight, Clinton and Sanders face off at U.S. Democratic debate

U.S. Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton and rival Bernie Sanders square off in a potentially combative debate on Saturday, one day after their presidential campaigns erupted in a bitter feud over an improper breach of Clinton voter files by a Sanders staffer. The rising tension at the debate between two rivals who have largely refrained from attacking each other comes at […]

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Hillary Clinton’s Democratic opponents face turning point at third debate

Hillary Clinton looks increasingly like a general election candidate performing from a primary stage. The challenges that come along with that, both for her and her Democratic competitors, will be clear at the party’s third debate Saturday in New Hampshire. Clinton, who’s maintaining more than a 20-point lead in national polls over her nearest competitor, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, has focused less on […]

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Poll: Clinton would sail to win over Trump

Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton would easily defeat GOP counterpart Donald Trump in a general election matchup, according to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released early Monday. Clinton would cruise to a 10-point win over Trump, pollsters found, 50 to 40 percent, with the help of independent and Hispanic voters. Clinton would also beat Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) by just […]

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Clinton to bypass Congress to crack down on corporate inversions

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton vowed to use her executive powers as president to change U.S. code if Congress fails to crack down on companies that shift profits overseas to avoid U.S. taxes. If Congress does not end “earnings stripping,” in which companies move their earnings to foreign markets to claim lower tax rates while maximizing U.S. deductions, Clinton said she would direct the U.S. […]

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Elizabeth Warren Praises Aspects Of Hillary Clinton’s Wall Street Reform Plan

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) commended Hillary Clinton on Monday for proposing stronger regulations on Wall Street banks. Clinton noted in a New York Times op-ed published earlier that day that Republicans “are working to attach damaging deregulation riders to the must-pass spending bill,” as well as “trying to undo constraints on risk at some of the largest and most complex […]

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Clinton confidence grows with national security at forefront

Hillary Clinton’s campaign is emboldened by the rise of national security as an issue in the presidential race. The threat from international terrorism has become a huge issue since last month’s deadly attacks on Paris that killed 130 people, with fears of terrorist attacks in the United States fanned further by Wednesday’s mass shooting in San Bernardino, Calif., where 14 […]

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Jeb Bush says he would support Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton

Jeb Bush would support Donald Trump if the real estate billionaire were to win the Republican presidential nomination, “because anybody is better than Hillary Clinton”. The former Florida governor thinks that outcome unlikely, however, because the more voters hear of Trump, particularly on foreign policy, “the less likely he’s going to get the Republican nomination”. Another candidate, John Kasich, was […]

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Hillary slams Republicans on guns, abortion after Planned Parenthood attack

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton late Sunday launched a multi-pronged assault on Republicans following the shootings at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colo., calling for more stringent gun control and heightened protections for abortion rights. “The shooting on Friday was at, as you know, a Planned Parenthood clinic, a place where lots of women get healthcare they need – […]

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