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Vt. Activists Take Issue With Sanders' LGBT Support

Nov 30
In a recent New York Times article, Vermont gay rights activists took issue with Bernie Sanders and his support for the LGBT community. They told the newspaper Sanders "was less than a leader, and not entirely present, on the issue."

Ted Cruz Calls Colo. Planned Parenthood Suspect 'Transgendered Leftist Activist'

Nov 30
Days after the suspect in the Colorado Planned Parenthood fatal shooting was arrested, 2016 GOP presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) offered an alternate theory about the suspect, calling him a "transgendered leftist activist."

Many Pastors Say Meeting With Trump Not An Endorsement

By Jill Colvin | Nov 30
Many of the black evangelical leaders invited to a meet-and-greet with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump were surprised that the gathering was being advertised as an endorsement.

What To Know About 'BernieCare,' Sanders Health Overhaul

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Nov 28
The most ambitious "repeal and replace" health care plan from a presidential candidate comes from Sen. Bernie Sanders, not from a Republican.

As Many African Americans See It, There Are Two Ben Carsons

By Jesse J. Holland | Nov 27
For many African-Americans, there are two Carsons: One is a genius doctor and inspirational speaker and writer who talks of limitless horizons; the other is a White House candidate who pushes conservative politics and wishes to "de-emphasize race."

Political Campaigning Turning Ugly

By John McDonald | Nov 27
As we enter the holiday season, the U.S. Presidential campaign is becoming anything but merry.

Trump Called Out for Appearing to Mock Disability

Nov 27
Donald Trump is denying he mocked a reporter with a disability in a South Carolina speech, despite appearing to imitate mannerisms of the "poor guy" and make fun of him.

Republican Campaign Rhetoric Has Muslim-Americans on Edge

By Josh Cornfield | Nov 26
Muslim-Americans say calls from the Republican presidential campaign to put them under more scrutiny are recklessly seizing on public fears and distressing Muslims in the U.S.

Syrian Family Starts New Life in Texas Amid Refugee Tension

Nov 26
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is doubling down on his stance against accepting Syrian refugees after the Paris terror attacks.

Since '01, Clintons Collected $35M from Financial Businesses

By Lisa Lerer and Ken Thomas | Nov 25
Hillary Rodham Clinton wants voters to know she is no friend of Wall Street. But Wall Street has frequently been a friend to her.

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