National Politics

Maine delegates support Bernie Sanders' call to back Clinton

Maine Democratic National Committeeman Troy Jackson is calling on fellow supporters of Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders to heed the former presidential candidate's call and work against the "unfathomable" prospect of a Republican Donald Trump presidency
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Clinton turns to party's stars to quiet Democratic firestorm

Clinton turns to party's stars to quiet Democratic firestorm

Hillary Clinton's campaign scrambles to extinguish a political firestorm over embarrassing hacked emails, hoping a high-wattage line-up of speakers, including first lady Michelle Obama and liberal favorite Bernie Sanders, will overshadow party infighting
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AP EXPLAINS: What exactly does a party chair do?

AP EXPLAINS: What exactly does a party chair do?

What exactly does a national party chair do?
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Pro-Sanders demonstrators march in the sweltering heat

Pro-Sanders demonstrators march in the sweltering heat

Several hundred Bernie Sanders supporters and other demonstrators are marching down Philadelphia's sweltering Broad Street toward the site of the Democratic convention
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The Latest: Alaska party spokesman: No plant in Sanders camp

Several Alaska delegates who supported Bernie Sanders president say they'll vote for presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in November, though unenthusiastically
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Missouri Sanders delegates reluctant to now back Clinton

Some Missouri delegates to the Democratic National Convention who had supported Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign are reluctant to heed his call to back the likely Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton
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Pence, Christie back different Indiana governor candidates

Pence, Christie back different Indiana governor candidates

Donald Trump's running mate Mike Pence and surrogate Chris Christie, once competitors to become the Republican vice presidential pick, now are backing different candidates for Indiana's governor
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Democratic National Committee offers 'sincere apology' to Sanders and supporters for 'inexcusable remarks' in emails

Democratic National Committee offers 'sincere apology' to Sanders and supporters for 'inexcusable remarks' in emails
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Democratic emails: All about the hack, the leak, the discord

Democratic emails: All about the hack, the leak, the discord

First came the hack, then the leak: The DNC email scandal explained.
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Democratic emails: All about the hack, the leak, the discord

Democratic emails: All about the hack, the leak, the discord

First came the hack, then the leak: The DNC email scandal explained.
Updated: 2 hours ago