- WHY IT MATTERS: Social Security
Sacramento Bee, Saturday - 10/22/2016 - 05:17 AM
THE ISSUE: More than 60 million retirees, disabled workers, spouses and children rely on monthly Social Security benefits. That's nearly one in five Americans. The trustees who oversee Social Security …
- Trump, Clinton trade caustic barbs as roast turns bitter
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Friday - 10/21/2016 - 06:47 PM
- Who is Evan McMullin, third-party candidate surging in Utah?
Associated Press, Friday - 10/21/2016 - 03:43 AM
Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown on the fringe, independent candidate Evan McMullin is surging in the polls in Utah and drawing large crowds at rallies as he becomes the conduit for conservative voters fed up with Republican Donald Trump's crudeness and antics.
- Bayh didn't stay overnight in Indiana condo once in 2010
Miami Herald, Friday - 10/21/2016 - 02:02 AM
Evan Bayh says that his Indianapolis condominium has long been his home, and that he has spent "lots and lots" of time there since deciding to run for his old …
- Day after debate, Trump, Clinton square off again at roast
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Friday - 10/21/2016 - 12:47 AM
- History shows bitter campaigns typically end with acceptance
Associated Press, Thursday - 10/20/2016 - 06:07 PM
When Congress denied Andrew Jackson the White House even though he'd won more votes than any other candidate, he blamed it on "bare faced corruption."
- Trump On Clinton: 'Such A Nasty Woman'
Crooks and Liars, Thursday - 10/20/2016 - 12:02 AM
In the Social Security section of the debate, Hillary Clinton was in the middle of an answer when Donald Trump leaned in and called her a "nasty, nasty woman." This, from the man who just a few minutes earlier had claimed he is "very respectful to women." He just can't hold back on his misogynist impulses, proving yet again he's disqualified.
- VIEWERS' GUIDE: Candidates hone final arguments for Round 3
Sacramento Bee, Wednesday - 10/19/2016 - 04:47 AM
It was barely three weeks ago that Donald Trump opened the first presidential debate by asking, with faux deference, if it was OK to refer to his opponent as "Secretary …
- FBI records: Effort to reduce Clinton email classification
Sacramento Bee, Tuesday - 10/18/2016 - 08:47 AM
A senior State Department official asked the FBI last year to help reduce the classification of an email from Hillary Clinton's private server, according to FBI investigative files made public …
- Trump wrongly insists voter fraud is 'very, very common'
Sacramento Bee, Monday - 10/17/2016 - 11:32 PM
Donald Trump is insisting voter fraud does, indeed, pose a significant threat to the integrity of the U. S. electoral system, claiming the election could be rigged "at the polling booths" …
- How AP rates the presidential race and the Road to 270
Sacramento Bee, Monday - 10/17/2016 - 12:47 PM
After a week of revelations and allegations about Donald Trump's behavior toward women, a third party twist lends an unprecedented level of uncertainty to one conservative stronghold. The Associated Press …
- Analysis: Rigged election claims may leave lasting damage
Sacramento Bee, Sunday - 10/16/2016 - 04:47 AM
Donald Trump keeps peddling the notion the vote may be rigged. It's not clear if he does not understand the potential damage of his words — or he simply does …