Hillary Clinton: All Americans must have broadband access by 2020

(link to post) Hillary Clinton on Tuesday rolled out a technology and innovation agenda that centers on providing all Americans with high-speed internet access by 2020, would forgive college debt for those who launch tech start-ups and would aim to create Silicon Valley-style hubs “all across the country.” Her ambitious plan, which she vows to…

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Dave Brat waiting on Donald Trump to flesh out entitlement plans

(link to post) Virginia Rep. David Brat said presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump could have a tough time delivering on his pledge to protect entitlements without increasing the national deficit if he is serious about not making any cuts to the programs. Mr. Brat said there will be some “tension there” when Mr. Trump…

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Matt Schlapp, ACU chairman: 2016 presidential race is referendum on Hillary Clinton

(link to post) The head of the American Conservative Union said the 2016 election is shaping up to be more of a referendum on presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton than her GOP rival Donald Trump. ACU Chairman Matt Schlapp said polls show that Mr. Trump is going “staggeringly well” despite his stumbles because of…

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Hillary Clinton campaign calls Benghazi probe 'partisan sham'

(link to post) Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign is panning the Benghazi probe that has culminated in a 800-page report that is set to be released Tuesday and that makes the case that the former secretary of state underestimated the risk extremist groups posed to American personnel in Libya. Clinton spokesman Brian Fallon cast the report…

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Jim Jordan: Hillary Clinton, Obama administration misled public on Benghazi attack

(link to post) Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio said Tuesday that Hillary Clinton misled the American people for political reasons in her initial response to the attack, as a special House panel prepares to release its investigation Tuesday into the events that led to the death of four Americans. Mr. Jordan, a member of the…

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Scott Brown: Elizabeth Warren can take DNA test to prove Native American heritage

(link to post) Former Sen. Scott Brown of Massachusetts said Sen. Elizabeth Warren — who defeated him in the 2012 election — can answer any questions about her Native American heritage by taking a DNA test. Mr. Brown has emerged as a vocal surrogate for presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, who has billed Mrs. Warren…

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Ex-Virginia Gov. McDonnell wins appeal of bribery conviction – VIDEO: Supreme Court sends McDonnell corruption case back to lower court

(link to post)     WASHINGTON –  A unanimous Supreme Court on Monday overturned the bribery conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in a ruling that could make it harder for prosecutors to bring corruption cases against elected officials. McDonnell had been found guilty in 2014 of accepting more than $165,000 in gifts and…

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Mike Huckabee paying $25,000 for playing 'Eye of the Tiger' at Kim Davis rally

(link to post) Former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is coughing up $25,000 for playing Survivor’s “Eye of the Tiger” at a rally last year without the band’s permission. The former Arkansas governor, who dropped out of the presidential race in February, played the song during a September rally for Kim Davis, the Kentucky county…

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Michael Levin, Donald Trump voter, shocked to see himself in Elizabeth Warren ad

(link to post) A writer and father who voted for Donald Trump in the Massachusetts primary is outraged after footage of him and his family was featured in Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s video for MoveOn attacking the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. Michael Levin’s mixed-race suburban family was featured in a 2012 video by Al Jazeera…

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Warren mocks Trump's 'goofy hat,' says the billionaire will crush middle class 'into the dirt'

(link to post) Appearing on stage for the first time with presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Monday unleashed on onslaught of insults against Republican Donald Trump, mocking the businessman’s campaign slogan, his “goofy hat” and his policy prescriptions for the country. Ms. Warren’s blistering attack at an event in Cincinnati…

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