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Warren: Clinton can be trusted to fight Donald Trump

CINCINNATI (AP) — Elizabeth Warren offered an impassioned endorsement of Hillary Clinton on Monday, vouching for her as someone who could be trusted to fight for workers and fend off Donald Trump.

Jun. 27, 2016 5:49 PM EDT
Clinton's VP thinking: Don't harm Dem chances to take Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — As Hillary Clinton considers her choices for vice president, she's seriously weighing the potential negative impact her decision could have on Democratic efforts to retake control of the Senate, according to party members familiar with her thinking.

Jun. 27, 2016 1:01 PM EDT
Odd couple: Campaign chiefs push to unite Democratic Party

WASHINGTON (AP) — It seemed like a surprising party of two.There was Robby Mook, Hillary Clinton's top campaign aide, known for his calm temperament and fiercely disciplined ways, and Jeff Weaver, a combative political fighter often called Bernie Sanders' alter ego, sharing a Friday night dinner at The Farmhouse Tap & Grill in Burlington, Vermont.

Jun. 27, 2016 3:27 AM EDT
Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic party

WASHINGTON (AP) — It seemed like a surprising party of two.There was Robby Mook, Hillary Clinton's top campaign aide, known for his calm temperament and fiercely disciplined ways, and Jeff Weaver, a combative political fighter often called Bernie Sanders' alter ego, sharing a Friday night dinner at The Farmhouse Tap & Grill in Burlington, Vermont.

Jun. 26, 2016 2:34 PM EDT
Responding to Trump, Clinton says he has 'no answers'

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Hillary Clinton pushed back against Donald Trump's questions about her religion and her competence Wednesday, casting him as a candidate with not much else to say about how he'd lead the nation.

Jun. 22, 2016 4:57 PM EDT
Hillary Clinton's VP search moves into more intense phase

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton's search for a running mate is moving into a more intense phase, according to several Democrats, as aides contact a pared-down pool of candidates to ask for reams of personal information and set up interviews with the presumptive Democratic nominee's vetting team.

Jun. 21, 2016 4:17 AM EDT
Hillary Clinton's VP search moves into more intense phase

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton's search for a running mate is moving into a more intense phase, according to several Democrats, as aides contact a pared-down pool of candidates to ask for reams of personal information and set up interviews with the presumptive Democratic nominee's vetting team.

Jun. 20, 2016 10:22 PM EDT
'Highly offensive': GOP lawmakers distance selves from Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dismayed Republicans scrambled for cover Tuesday from Donald Trump's inflammatory response to the Orlando massacre, while President Barack Obama and Democrat Hillary Clinton delivered fiery denunciations that underscored the potential peril for the GOP.

Jun. 14, 2016 9:14 PM EDT
Clinton says Trump's Orlando response merely 'bizarre rants'

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Hillary Clinton fired back at Donald Trump on Tuesday, saying the presumptive Republican nominee is offering voters little more than "outright lies," ''bizarre rants" and "nonsensical" words in the wake of the country's most deadly mass shootings.

Jun. 14, 2016 2:08 PM EDT
Fiery Trump, sober Clinton at odds over Orlando attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump vowed Monday to impose a broad ban on immigration from areas of the world with a history of terrorism and suggested some Muslims in the United States are turning a blind eye to unfolding plots, as he outlined an aggressive response to the deadly attack in Orlando.

Jun. 13, 2016 8:27 PM EDT
AP Interview: Clinton says Trump behaving like a demagogue

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton is opening her general election campaign against Donald Trump by accusing him of behaving like a "demagogue," likening his attacks on judges, the media, his opponents and their families to dark moments in world history.

Jun. 9, 2016 2:28 AM EDT
AP Interview: Clinton says Trump behaving like a demagogue

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton opened her general election campaign against Donald Trump on Wednesday by accusing him of behaving like a "demagogue," likening his attacks on judges, the media, his opponents and their families to dark moments in world history.

Jun. 8, 2016 10:03 PM EDT
Sanders under pressure to quit as Democrats look to unite

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under mounting pressure from Democratic leaders to abandon his presidential campaign, Bernie Sanders returned home to Vermont on Wednesday following dispiriting losses to Hillary Clinton.

Jun. 8, 2016 9:52 PM EDT
Clinton to AP: 'It's time that we unite the party'

WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after declaring victory in her race against Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton spoke Wednesday to the Associated Press.

Jun. 8, 2016 6:19 PM EDT
Clinton claims historic victory in Democratic primary

NEW YORK (AP) — Claiming her place in history, Hillary Clinton declared victory Tuesday night in her bruising battle for the Democratic presidential nomination, becoming the first woman to lead a major American political party and casting herself as the beneficiary of generations who fought for equality.

Jun. 8, 2016 2:52 AM EDT
Eight years later, Clinton ready to break one glass ceiling

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eight years after conceding she was unable to "shatter that highest, hardest glass ceiling," Hillary Clinton is embracing her place in history as she finally crashes through as the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee.

Jun. 6, 2016 10:17 PM EDT
Clinton wins Puerto Rico's Democratic presidential primary

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hillary Clinton overwhelmed Bernie Sanders in Puerto Rico's Democratic presidential primary on Sunday, putting her within striking distance of capturing her party's nomination.

Jun. 6, 2016 2:15 AM EDT
In two-front war, Clinton targets Trump's housing crash gain

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hillary Clinton and her Democratic allies dove deeper into Donald Trump's record Tuesday, launching a new round of attacks designed to paint the billionaire businessman as profiting off the housing crisis that hurt millions of Americans.

May. 24, 2016 10:22 PM EDT
Hillary Clinton and the 2-for-1 presidency

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The notion of a 2-for-1 Clinton presidency is back.Recalling sunnier days of growth, low unemployment and budget surpluses under her husband, Hillary Clinton is telling Americans that Bill Clinton will be "in charge of revitalizing the economy" if she wins the White House.

May. 16, 2016 10:16 PM EDT
Democrats fear Sanders is undermining efforts to beat Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Party leaders are upping the pressure on Bernie Sanders to drop his presidential campaign, alarmed that his continued presence is undermining efforts to beat the presumptive Republican nominee, Donald Trump, and again win the White House.

May. 13, 2016 3:10 PM EDT
Sanders' West Virginia win makes up little ground on Clinton

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — White House dreams fading, Bernie Sanders added another state to his tally against Hillary Clinton with a win in West Virginia on Tuesday — a victory that will do little to slow the former secretary of state's steady march toward the Democratic presidential nomination.

May. 10, 2016 10:53 PM EDT
Clinton raises $26 million in April for primary bid

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton raised about $26 million in April for her primary race against Bernie Sanders, her campaign said, as her rival's fundraising juggernaut slowed.

May. 2, 2016 10:52 AM EDT
As path narrows, Sanders asks party insiders to back his bid

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders acknowledged Sunday that his "uphill climb" to the Democratic nomination depends on winning over superdelegates, the elected officials, lobbyists and other party insiders who are free to back either candidate.

May. 1, 2016 8:12 PM EDT

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