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Elizabeth Warren visits Hillary Clinton’s Brooklyn headquarters


Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) visits the residence of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Washington on June 10. (Alex Wong/Getty Images) Sen. Elizabeth Warren made a visit to Hillary Clinton’s Brooklyn headquarters on Friday, a stop that is bound to stoke further vice presidential speculation. Warren greeted staffers, took photos …

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Obama family to visit Carlsbad, Yosemite to highlight national parks


The glacially carved peak known as Half Dome stands above the valley at Yosemite National Park. (Mladen Antonov/Agence France-Presse via Getty Images) After a week focused on the aftermath of the deadly mass shooting in Orlando, President Obama leaves Washington on Friday for a three-day family tour of New Mexico’s Carlsbad Caverns and …

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Barry Goldwater ‘would be appalled’ by Trump raising money in his home, his widow says


Then-Sen. Barry Goldwater (R-Ariz.) testifies in Congress in 1980. (James K.W. Atherton/The Washington Post) Donald Trump’s presidential campaign often draws comparisons to the 1964 White House bid of Barry Goldwater — a conservative icon who clashed with the Republican establishment but galvanized grass-roots activists to secure the party’s nomination, only to suffer a …

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Putin, protesters and ‘winners night’ in the limelight as Trump celebrates one-year on the campaign trail


Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets supporters at Gilley’s in Dallas. ( Ron Jenkins/Getty Images) DALLAS — A year ago Thursday, Donald Trump and his supermodel wife rode down the escalator in the atrium of his pink-marbled Manhattan skyscraper and made an announcement that would dramatically change the American political playbook: “Ladies and gentlemen, …

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Clinton campaign officially takes over DNC ahead of general election


Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chair of the Democratic National Committee. (Richard Drew/AP) Hillary Clinton’s campaign is set to install an official who will take over the day-to-day efforts for the general-election race at the Democratic National Committee, according to several Democrats familiar with the change. Brandon Davis, 38, will be the chief …

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