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Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 at 03:19 PM CST

Sanders Leads Clinton by 20 Points in NH: Poll

Sanders Leads Clinton by 20 Points in NH: Poll

Bernie Sanders has a significant double-digit lead over Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire, according to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll, NBC News reported. Sanders has the support of 58 percent...

Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 at 01:13 PM CST

Watch: Bernie Sanders Tries to Help Man Who Falls

Watch: Bernie Sanders Tries to Help Man Who Falls

Stand up moment for Bernie Sanders. Sanders briefly halted a campaign event in New Hampshire Thursday to try to help a man who collapsed on stage. "Oh my God," Sanders said when the man fell just after...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 07:43 PM CST

170 Black Women Leaders Support Clinton

170 Black Women Leaders Support Clinton

The Clinton campaign announced Wednesday that more than 170 prominent African American women leaders have endorsed the former secretary of state, NBC News reported. The list includes actress Uzo Aduba,...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 07:20 PM CST

Sanders Staffer Criticizes Fellow Dreamer on Twitter

Sanders Staffer Criticizes Fellow Dreamer on Twitter

A Bernie Sanders staffer came under fire Wednesday after publicly criticizing an immigration activist after her endorsement of Hillary Clinton, NBC News reported. Erika Andiola criticized Astrid Silva’s...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 05:13 PM CST

Texas Girl Spends Time Volunteering for Cruz Campaign

Texas Girl Spends Time Volunteering for Cruz Campaign

Allie Ziegler, 13 along with her mother, Sondra, both of her grandmothers and two siblings spent the last five days in Iowa, campaigning for Texas State Senator Ted Cruz working hard because she wanted to reach...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 04:33 PM CST

Democrats Add 4 More Debates to Presidential Calendar

Democrats Add 4 More Debates to Presidential Calendar

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will face off in four more debates under an agreement reached by the campaigns and the national party on Wednesday. The additional...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 01:53 PM CST

Jeb Bush Asks N.H. Audience to 'Please Clap'

Jeb Bush Asks N.H. Audience to 'Please Clap'

Speaking about how he'd lead the United States military as president, Jeb Bush put his leadership skills to the test, imploring an audience in New Hampshire for a round of applause as he pushes for a big showing...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 09:51 PM CST

Cruz Hits Back at 'Trumpertantrum' Over Iowa Vote

Cruz Hits Back at 'Trumpertantrum' Over Iowa Vote

The two leading Republican presidential candidates traded insults Wednesday, two days after Ted Cruz won the Iowa caucuses in what his rival, Donald Trump, called theft. Trump accused rival Ted Cruz of stealing...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 01:04 PM CST

Obama: Anti-Muslim Bias Must Be Tackled 'Head On'

Obama: Anti-Muslim Bias Must Be Tackled 'Head On'

President Barack Obama says bias against any segment of American society tears at the fabric holding the nation together and must be tackled "head on." In an address Wednesday at the Islamic Society of...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 06:57 AM CST

Sanders on Contesting Iowa: 'We're Looking at It Right Now'

Sanders on Contesting Iowa: 'We're Looking at It Right Now'

Bernie Sanders said Wednesday his campaign is looking into contesting Hillary Clinton's razor-thin win over him in Tuesday's caucuses in Iowa. "We're looking at it right now," the Vermont senator said on NBC's...

 
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