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Student Debt And Rethinking The Value Of A College Degree

Americans have accumulated $1.3 trillion in student debt. College graduates can earn more over time compared to high school graduates, but many now question the net benefit of a college degree. A look at the student debt crisis and plans from the presidential candidates.

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NPR Battleground Map: Hillary Clinton Solidifies Lead Against Donald Trump

Since the conventions, Donald Trump has stumbled badly. That has moved voters in the direction of Hillary Clinton, giving her a sizable lead in the key states.
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Wasserman Schultz Faces Tough Primary Against Sanders-Endorsed Canova

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz is fighting to keep her seat in Congress. Progressive Democrat Tim Canova has matched Wasserman Schultz in fundraising after being endorsed by Bernie Sanders.
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In Ohio Speech, Donald Trump Lays Out Foreign Policy Priorities

David Greene talks to Republican political strategist Mike Murphy about Trump's anti-ISIS proposals, which were outlined in a speech in Youngstown. He promised to "crush" ISIS and vet immigrants.
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Trump Proposes New, Ideological Test For Some Visitors And Immigrants

In a foreign policy address, Donald Trump also proposed several steps to fight ISIS that are part of existing White House strategy.
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Three Months In Prison For Jeffrey Thompson, 'Shadow Campaign' Funder

A D.C. businessman who poured millions of illegal dollars into city, state and federal elections has been sentenced to three months behind bars.

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Trump Calls On Supporters To Monitor Polling Places On Election Day

Donald Trump says he will only lose the crucial battleground state of Pennsylvania if there is "cheating." He is organizing his supporters to monitor polling places on Election Day.
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Trump's Voter Fraud Warnings Likely To Have Major Implications

Donald Trump is raising questions about the integrity of the voting process. Widespread doubt of presidential election results could have major implications for the constitutional transfer of power.
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Clinton Campaigns With Vice President Biden In Scranton, Penn.

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton campaigned Monday with Vice President Joe Biden in his hometown of Scranton, Penn.
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Donald Trump Delivers National Security Speech In Ohio

GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump delivered a speech about national security and terrorism at Youngstown State University in Ohio Monday.

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