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Presidential Hopefuls Hedge On Immigration While Courting Hispanic Voters

"I don't speak Spanish...but I do speak Jesus," Gov. Mike Huckabee said. The post Presidential Hopefuls Hedge On Immigration While Courting Hispanic Voters appeared first on ThinkProgress.

6 Ways Bernie Sanders Will Challenge Hillary Clinton

"Are we prepared to take on the enormous economic and political power of the billionaire class, or do we continue to slide into economic and political oligarchy?" The post 6 Ways Bernie Sanders Will Challenge Hillary Clinton appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Hispanic Evangelicals Threaten To Abandon Republicans Over Immigration

"Republicans must cross the Jordan of immigration reform to step into the promised land of the Hispanic faith electorate," Samuel Rodriguez said. The post Hispanic Evangelicals Threaten To Abandon Republicans Over Immigration appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Hillary Clinton Explains The Economics Of Criminal Justice

"You cannot talk about smart policing and reforming our justice system without talking about what's needed to improve economic opportunity," she said. The post Hillary Clinton Explains The Economics Of Criminal Justice appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Texas’ Voter ID ‘Poll Tax’ Goes On Trial

The year-long legal battle could decide whether hundreds of thousands of Texans can participate in future elections. The post Texas’ Voter ID ‘Poll Tax’ Goes On Trial appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Obama Calls Out America For Not Caring About Issues That Led To Riots In Baltimore

"We can't just leave this to the police." The post Obama Calls Out America For Not Caring About Issues That Led To Riots In Baltimore appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Ted Cruz Continues To Deny That Most People Support Same-Sex Marriage

Public support for same-sex marriage is at an all-time high, but Cruz doesn't seem to care. The post Ted Cruz Continues To Deny That Most People Support Same-Sex Marriage appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Republican Candidates Go To Vegas To Audition For Single Largest Campaign Donor In U.S. History

Mega donor Sheldon Adelson and his wife spent nearly $150 million on the 2012 election. The post Republican Candidates Go To Vegas To Audition For Single Largest Campaign Donor In U.S. History appeared first on ThinkProgress.

New Cyber Bill Falls Short Because Congress Doesn’t Understand The Internet

Vagueness is not thine friend. The post New Cyber Bill Falls Short Because Congress Doesn’t Understand The Internet appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Can Hillary Clinton Walk The Line on Common Core?

Common Core opponents and proponents don't neatly divide between right and left, which provides a conundrum for Hillary Clinton, who stated her support for the standards earlier this month. The post Can Hillary Clinton Walk The Line on Common Core? appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Americans Only Pretend To Care About Government Transparency

But that's because they don't really trust the government. The post Americans Only Pretend To Care About Government Transparency appeared first on ThinkProgress.

The Pro-Gun Issue 2016 Candidates Are Rushing To Support

Most of the likely GOP candidates say they are in favor of protecting the Second Amendment, oppose limits on the sales and use of guns and now want to make it easier for people to carry guns. The post The Pro-Gun Issue 2016 Candidates Are Rushing To Support appeared first on ThinkProgress.

The Koch Brothers May Have Just Picked A Republican Frontrunner

David Koch reportedly said at a fundraiser that they would support Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R). The post The Koch Brothers May Have Just Picked A Republican Frontrunner appeared first on ThinkProgress.

What ‘Clinton Cash’ Really Says

Though Schweizer is unable to conclude unequivocally that State Department actions were influenced by Clinton Foundation donations, he does raise questions about unsavory donors and possible conflicts of interest, regardless of whether or not they dictated Clinton’s policy. The post What ‘Clinton Cash’ Really Says appeared first on ThinkProgress.

As Huckabee Plans Presidential Run, He’s Already Alienated Half The Country

Huckabee's most dated and outlandish ideas about women may stand in the way of his presidential ambitions. The post As Huckabee Plans Presidential Run, He’s Already Alienated Half The Country appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Christie Promises To ‘Crack Down’ On Marijuana If Elected President

He's behind the curve. The post Christie Promises To ‘Crack Down’ On Marijuana If Elected President appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Chris Christie Pitches Social Security Cuts That Would Help Wall Street Take Over Retirement System

Presumptive 2016 candidate Chris Christie (R-NJ) laid out a plan to cut Social Security benefits on Tuesday in New Hampshire, but critics note that it would not only harm future retirees but fail to close the program's funding gap. The post Chris Christie Pitches Social Security Cuts That Would Help Wall Street Take Over Retirement System appeared first on ThinkProgress.

The People Marco Rubio Will Need To Win The Presidency

The senator has an uphill battle ahead of him to win over the groups he needs as he launches his presidential bid. The post The People Marco Rubio Will Need To Win The Presidency appeared first on ThinkProgress.

This Is The Most Important Tweet About Hillary’s Announcement And Everyone Pretty Much Ignored It

A big deal. The post This Is The Most Important Tweet About Hillary’s Announcement And Everyone Pretty Much Ignored It appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Economic Policies Hillary Clinton Could Use To Energize Voters

Hillary Clinton is expected to formally announce her candidacy for the White House on Sunday. Here's a look at the public opinion landscape around key economic policy areas where the Clinton campaign will have to win friends and influence voters. The post Economic Policies Hillary Clinton Could Use To Energize Voters appeared first on ThinkProgress.

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