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Meet Paul Manafort, The Washington Insider Running Trump's Campaign

For a candidate who loves to rail against Washington, Donald Trump's choice seems a bit of a head-scratcher. Trump hired Manafort back in the '80s to lobby on gambling and real estate.
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Cleveland Preps For Partying And Protests During Republican National Convention

With extra police and "rock boxes" playing music for delegates and visitors, Cleveland's leaders hope to be ready for anything during next week's Republican convention.
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How Picking Mike Pence As VP Might Cost The Trump Campaign Donations

By picking Mike Pence as his vice presidential candidate, Donald Trump may cost his campaign contributions from the financial services industry.
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Despite Ties To VP Pick Mike Pence, Koch Network Still Refuses To Support Trump

Though the Indiana governor has deep connections to the powerful tax-exempt groups led by the billionaire brothers, the Koch money network maintains its focus will be protecting the Republican Senate.
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Trump And Pence: A Match Made In Heaven, Or In Haste?

The commonality in these cautionary tales is the speed with which the final selections were made, leaving little time for thorough vetting and testing.
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Detroit's Working Class Men Split On Donald Trump

If Trump wants to win Michigan, he's got to win over working-class white men in suburban Detroit. But that will be tough. The state hasn't backed a Republican presidential candidate since 1988.
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Week In Politics: Terror Attack In France, Trump Chooses Pence

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with our regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times, about the terror attack in Nice, France, and Donald Trump's new running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence.
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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Disagrees With Donald Trump On Key Issues

Donald Trump's running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, disagrees with the presumptive GOP nominee on a number of notable issues.
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In Suburban Atlanta, African-American Newcomers Could Flip Counties Blue

The growing African-American population in suburban Atlanta is making Georgia appear less solidly Republican than it has recently been and could make it a presidential swing state.
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#MemeOfTheWeek: The New Trump/Pence Logo That's Doing ... Something

Most political logos are panned. But this one, this one's really something else.

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