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

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

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.
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How Hillary Clinton Locked Up The Democratic Nomination In 10 Steps

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

Bernie Sanders didn't acknowledge that The Associated Press declared Hillary Clinton the presumptive Democratic nominee for president. But some of his supporters did.
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Downballot Races To Watch In Tuesday's Primaries

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

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

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

The Associated Press says that with additional commitments from superdelegates, Clinton has now crossed the threshold of 2383 delegates.
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Clinton Has Enough Delegates To Claim Democratic Nomination

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.
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Donald Trump Faces Criticism Over Comments About Latino Judge

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

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