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Study: Sanders' healthcare, Social Security plans would raise deficit by $18T over decade
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Study: Sanders' healthcare, Social Security plans would raise deficit by $18T over decade

WASHINGTON (UPI) -- Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' proposed social programs would raise the federal deficit by $18 trillion over the next decade, according to a study by the Tax Policy Center. The 10-year increase could "retard economic g...
Key Senate Republicans swing behind Trump; doubters remain
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Key Senate Republicans swing behind Trump; doubters remain

WASHINGTON (AP) — Key Senate Republicans voiced optimism Tuesday about Donald Trump's presidential prospects in November, signaling clearly to the GOP rank and file to unite behind the bombastic billionaire and turn their energy toward battling Democrat Hillar...
Some Sanders fans prefer Trump to Clinton
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Some Sanders fans prefer Trump to Clinton

Hillary Clinton might have a problem in November. Some supporters of Bernie Sanders at a rally in Sacramento, California, indicated they would rather vote for anyone in the general election than the former secretary of state – even, in some cases, Donald Trump...
All GOP Primary Voters Not Created Equal
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All GOP Primary Voters Not Created Equal

Several years ago, I joined a poker game with a group of people I hadn't met before. The stakes went up and up, and, at one point, a pot reached over $1,000. I had what I was fairly certain was the winning hand, but the dealer, who was a friend of my remaining...
No punishment for 16 West Point cadets in black power photo
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No punishment for 16 West Point cadets in black power photo

Sixteen black West Point cadets who posed with raised fists for a pre-graduation picture that sparked debates on race and proper behavior in uniform won’t be punished for the gesture, the U.S. Military Academy said Tuesday.
Obama DOJ: No death penalty for Benghazi terrorist
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Obama DOJ: No death penalty for Benghazi terrorist

The Justice Department will not seek the death penalty against Ahmed Abu Khattala, the suspected Libyan militant charged in the Benghazi attacks that killed a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans, federal officials announced Tuesday.
Clinton, Trump tied in three key states
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Clinton, Trump tied in three key states

It’s just one poll, and there are six months until the general election, but Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton begin the race essentially tied in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Florida, according to a Quinnipiac University survey released Tuesday.