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GOP Leaders Urge Donald Trump To Back Off Criticism Of Federal Judge

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 3:39pm

Donald Trump shows no sign of backing off his racially charged criticism of a federal judge, even as he comes under increasing pressure from leaders in the Republican Party.

Who Is Gonzalo Curiel? The Federal Judge Attacked By Donald Trump

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 3:39pm

Controversy is roiling the highest ranks of the Republican Party over criticism of a federal judge by the party's presumptive White House nominee, Donald Trump. The judge in question, Gonzalo Curiel, is a drug-cartel busting former prosecutor first named to a state court by a Republican governor, then to the federal bench by President Obama.

Revisiting The Tenure Of Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, The 'Jewish Jefferson'

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 12:22pm

One hundred years ago, Brandeis became the first Jewish justice on the Supreme Court. Author Jeffrey Rosen says that Brandeis was also the most far-seeing progressive justice of the 20th century.

Ryan: Trump's Criticism Of Judge 'Textbook Definition Of A Racist Comment'

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 11:41am

Donald Trump is unlikely to change course, according to a senior campaign source. The presumptive GOP nominee urged allies to keep pressure on Gonzalo Curiel and the press in a conference call Monday.

Judge On Trump's Case Is Part Of A Growing Wave Of Judicial Diversity

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 10:13am

Recent presidents, and Obama in particular, have increasingly appointed federal judges who are not white men.

At San Francisco Rally, Bernie Sanders Supporters Begin To See Different Future

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 6:00am

Bernie Sanders didn't acknowledge that the Associated Press declared Hillary Clinton as the presumptive Democratic nominee for president. But some of his supporters did.

How Hillary Clinton Locked Up The Democratic Nomination In 10 Steps

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 5:23am

It wasn't easy for Clinton to clinch the nomination — she got there by applying lessons from her failed 2008 bid and forming strong alliances with Democrats, President Obama and voters of color.

Downballot Races To Watch In Tuesday's Primaries

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 5:01am

Two California Democrats could advance to the Senate general election. And in a North Carolina race that pits conservatives against the GOP establishment, the first GOP incumbent of 2016 may lose.

Don't Expect Sanders To Drop Out Tuesday. Clinton Didn't Either Right Away In 2008

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 5:00am

Eight years ago, on the night Barack Obama was declared the "presumptive nominee," Hillary Clinton held out. But four days later, she conceded. Will Bernie Sanders come around to the same reality?

Trump Comments Burden GOP Relations With Latino Voters

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 4:02am

Colorado Public Radio's Rachel Estabrook got reaction from Latino voters in the swing state. And, Renee Montagne talks to Calif. state Senator Joel Anderson about his support for Donald Trump.

Clinton Has The Delegates To Claim Democratic Nomination, AP Tally Shows

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 4:02am

In addition to Renee Montagne's conversation with former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson, a Clinton supporter, Tamara Keith reports on Clinton campaign in California.

Tuesday's Primaries May Give A Sense Of How Latinos Will Vote In November

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 4:02am

David Greene talks to Mindy Romero, of the California Civic Engagement Project, about the Latino vote this election cycle, and what candidates risk losing by not appealing to them consistently.

Clinton Can Claim Nomination, Sanders Doesn't Give Up

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 4:02am

AP's tally shows Hillary Clinton has locked up the nomination. Bernie Sanders is still in the race. David Greene talks to the N.J. chairman of Bernie Sanders' campaign Assemblyman John Wisniewski.

With Anti-Poverty Plan, Ryan And House GOP Launch 2016 Campaign Agenda

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 4:00am

Speaker Ryan is leading the effort to outline the GOP's goals after this election. The series of proposals will leave room for presumptive nominee Donald Trump to put his stamp on the party platform.

AP: Clinton Heads Into Final Primaries With Enough Delegates For Nomination

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 10:02pm

The Associated Press says that with additional commitments from superdelegates, Clinton has now crossed the threshold of 2383 delegates.

Clinton Has Enough Delegates To Claim Democratic Nomination

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 7:42pm

Clinton is the first woman ever to head a major-party ticket in this country. She now has the 2,383 delegate commitments necessary to become the presumptive nominee, according to The Associated Press.

Trump University Customer: 'Gold Elite' Program Nothing But Fool's Gold

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 5:27pm

At a campaign event, Donald Trump said Bob Guillo gave his Trump University program the highest rating possible. Guillo says he paid $35,000 only to be taught to use Trulia and other common websites.

Donald Trump Faces Criticism Over Comments About Latino Judge

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 3:26pm

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump faced a wave of criticism after his latest words about a Latino judge.

'We're Making History': Hillary Clinton Supporters Look To The Finish Line

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 3:26pm

In the final stretch of the Democratic primary, Hillary Clinton is campaigning as hard as ever even as some of her supporters are peering at the finish line with a sense of history and emotion.

Bernie Sanders Campaigns Hard Ahead Of California Primary

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 3:26pm

Bernie Sanders is campaigning hard ahead of tomorrow's California primary. A win there won't keep Hillary Clinton from clinching the nomination, but it may give Sanders more influence moving forward.

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