BY SAMANTHA PAGE _ – – –  Now that the results from Super Tuesday are in, we can officially pivot to considering Donald Trump as the most likely Republican presidential nominee. November will see a Trump v. Clinton or a Trump v. Sanders face-off, barring a few, impressively over-analyzed scenarios. With that in mind, ThinkProgress wanted […]


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DES MOINES, IA - JUNE 12:  Buttons sit on a table during a campaign event for Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) at Drake University on June 12, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. Sanders, an advocate of providing free college education to all Americans, was greeted by a standing-room-only crowd at the event.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

By YAMICHE ALCINDOR – – – – Senator Bernie Sanders may be trailing Hillary Clintonby hundreds of delegates, and Mrs. Clinton may be treating the Democratic nomination as hers, but Julie Crowell, a stay-at-home mother and a die-hard Sanders supporter, is holding out for an 11th-hour miracle: divine deliverance at the hands of the F.B.I. […]


  By LAURA MECKLER – – – –  Democrat Hillary Clinton’s strategy for attacking Donald Trump came into sharp focus this week as, more than ever before, she turned her stump speech over to a full-throated denunciation of the presumptive Republican nominee. She has spent the better part of this week in California, where she faces […]


By REID J. EPSTEIN – – – – – Hillary Clinton, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said at a Friday rally here, is not “presidential” because he does not like the sound of her voice during the Democratic presidential front-runner’s speeches. “We talk about presidential. Do I look presidential? Do you think Hillary looks presidential? […]

Supporters Kathleen Hastings, left, and Elizabeth Musngi, right, cheers Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as he speaks during a campaign rally held at the North Atlanta Trade Center, Saturday, Oct., 10, 2015, in Norcross, Ga. (AP Photo/John Amis)

By ASHLEY PARKER and MAGGIE HABERMAN – – – – A constant stream of changes and scuffles are roiling Donald J. Trump’s campaign team, including the abrupt dismissal this week of his national political director. A sense of paranoia is growing among his campaign staff members, including some who have told associates they believe that their […]


By BYRON TAU – – – – The Libertarian Party’s presidential nominating convention this weekend is seeing an unprecedented amount of media interest, as polls show Americans are increasingly curious about third-party presidential options. Normally entirely ignored by most mainstream news outlets, about 250 individual reporters have requested credentials for the Libertarian Party national convention, which […]


By JANET HOOK – – – – Donald Trump on Friday threw cold water on the provocative idea of debating Sen. Bernie Sanders, saying it “seems inappropriate that I would debate the second place finisher” in the Democratic primary. Mr. Trump’s statement put an end to days of speculation about whether he was serious or joking when he […]

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BY BRYCE COVERT – – — On Tuesday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) headlined an event that launched a new coalition calling itself “Take On Wall Street.” The group includes lawmakers like Warren, Reps. Keith Ellison (D-MN) and Nydia Velazquez (D-NY), labor leaders like the AFL-CIO’s Richard Trumka and the AFT’s Randi Weingarten, as well as civil […]


BY JOSH ISRAEL Back in January, Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump boycotted a debate moderated by sometimes–rival Megyn Kelly of Fox News, opting to host a stunt fundraising event for veterans’ charities instead. He boasted at the time that the event raised $5 million and that he had personally donated $1 million from his self-proclaimed $8.7 […]


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