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Analysis Of Primary Election Results In California And Five Other States

Voters cast their ballots in California and five other states in the last big primary date of the 2016 campaign. Analysis of results for Republicans and Democrats and what it all means for the general election campaign.

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Donald Trump's Contentious Relationship With The Media

Attacking the news media is a regular part of Donald Trump's campaign. This week, the presumptive GOP nominee lobbed insults at reporters and promised more of the same if he becomes president. A look at how Trump's rocky relationship with the press helps and hinders his appeal.

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Divisions Within The Democratic Party And Implications For The Presidential Race

The Nevada Democratic party convention erupted in chaos as some Bernie Sanders delegates were deemed ineligible. And a group of construction unions threatens to undermine get-out-the-vote efforts. We look at divisions within the Democratic party and implications for turnout, the convention and the presidential race.

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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Donald Trump meets with GOP leaders on Capitol Hill. The House approves a bill to launch an opioids task force. And North Carolina and the Justice Department sue each other over transgender rights. A panel of journalists joins guest host Rachel Martin for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

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Update On The GOP Presidential Race

All three GOP candidates gather in California for a statewide convention. Prospects for front-runner Donald Trump as the nomination race heads into the final stretch, the ongoing divide within the party and what it all means for the general election.

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Virginia Restores Felons' Voting Rights

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order Friday that restored voting rights to more than 200,000 convicted felons in the commonwealth.

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Analysis Of Republican And Democratic Primary Results

Results from Tuesday’s Republican and Democratic primaries in five states. The latest delegate count and the outlook for the rest of the presidential nominating race in both parties.

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How the Presidential Nominating System Works and the Delegate Math for This Year's Candidates

U.S. presidential candidates are nominated based on a complex system of primaries, caucuses and delegates. How the presidential nominating system works and the delegate math for this year's candidates.

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Analysis of the South Carolina Republican Primary and the Nevada Democratic Caucuses

Republican primary voters go to the polls in South Carolina while Democrats vote in the Nevada caucuses. Analysis of the results and what they mean for the presidential candidates heading into Super Tuesday.

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Analysis Of The Iowa Caucus Results

We'll discuss the results of the first major test of the 2016 presidential campaign.

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