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Ron Elving

Ron Elving appears in the following:

Supreme Court Rules Domestic Abusers Can Lose Their Gun-Ownership Rights

Monday, June 27, 2016

In a 6-2 vote, the justices concluded that misdemeanor assault convictions for domestic violence are sufficient to invoke a federal ban on firearms possession.

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Senate Gun Control Speeches Recall An Old-School Filibuster

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

The word came from the Spanish filibustero in the 1800s and had a root in the Dutch word vribuiter or "freebooter." The original reference was to a mercenary who traveled around fomenting rebellion.

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What Trump Really Meant When He Said Obama Has 'Something Else In Mind'

Monday, June 13, 2016

Even though the "birther" issue has long since faded, Trump has continued to subtly question whether Obama is a Christian — and he was back at it in the aftermath of the Orlando massacre.

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It Ends With Both A Bang And A Whimper For Clinton, Trump And Sanders

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

Tuesday was the triumphal night that Hillary Clinton had worked for and awaited for a decade — or perhaps several decades. Yet with all the celebration, a whimper was audible in the background.

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Clinton Can Claim Nomination, Sanders Doesn't Give Up

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

AP's tally shows Hillary Clinton has locked up the nomination. Bernie Sanders is still in the race. David Greene talks to the N.J. chairman of Bernie Sanders' campaign Assemblyman John Wisniewski.

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Was California The Last Weekend At Bernie's House Of Hope?

Monday, June 06, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has said he will contest every last vote. But does anyone think he will command as much attention after Tuesday's primary as he did this past weekend?

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Looking Back On Ronald Reagan's Image

Monday, June 06, 2016

Ahead of Tuesday's California primary, the legacy of one of the state's — and the nation's — most influential politicians still resonates: President Ronald Reagan.

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What Does 'Presumptive' Nominee Mean?

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Donald Trump has been the presumptive Republican nominee since last month. Hillary Clinton expects to grab that title Tuesday. But that isn't the same thing as officially securing the nomination.

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How All Those Other States Spoiled California's Primary Story

Thursday, June 02, 2016

California once played the role of a baseball team's ninth-inning pitcher, nailing down a win. Now it's more like a reserve player waiting on the bench in case of extra innings (which never happen).

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Democrats Burned By Charges Of A Rigged Nomination, But Some In GOP Watch With Envy

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Even some of Hillary Clinton's foremost fans and staunchest party regulars — such as House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi — are ready to talk about a fresh infusion of populism for the next round.

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Do Democrats Want What Bernie Wants, Or Just What Bernie Has?

Friday, May 20, 2016

The "Nevada fracas" has created a media meme and a conversational focus for the conflict roiling the Democratic Party. This is because it encapsulates the grievances felt on both sides.

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Democrats Go To Polls In Kentucky, Oregon Primaries

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

As the Democratic race goes on, voters in Kentucky and Oregon have their say in primaries Tuesday. Both states could be favorable for Sen. Bernie Sanders to extend a win streak against Hillary Clinton.

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How Many Levels Can You Count In The Ryan-Trump Chess Game?

Friday, May 13, 2016

Speaker Paul Ryan is widely regarded as a thought leader in his party and in the conservative movement, generally. He speaks often of principles, and he seems to mean it. He has yet to back Trump.

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Presidential Election Redefines Debate Over The Role Of Government

Friday, May 06, 2016

One of the longest-held divides inside American politics is over the role of government. This election year, both the Democrats and the Republicans may be pushed into increasing the government's role.

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As Trump Victory Appears Imminent, Candidates Fans Await Confirmation

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Those gathered at Sen. Ted Cruz's event in Indianapolis are subdued, but "are still waiting to hear from their guy, hopefully to hear him say that he's going to stay in this race."

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Hillary Clinton Looks To Upcoming Primaries To Solidify Campaign

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Hillary Clinton looks to the upcoming primaries to solidify her presidential campaign, while Bernie Sanders vows to stay in the race.

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Trump In Triumph: The Man Who Wasn't Welcome In The Game Takes Home The Prize

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Trump's megawatt personality immediately became a magnet for viewers on TV, as did his browbeating battles with rivals and news moderators. Even without debates, Trump was seen everywhere on-screen.

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Hoosier Judgment Spells End For Cruz, Triumph For Trump And Another Round For Sanders

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Nine states still have to vote on the Democratic side, and Sanders is well-positioned to win several or most — but he needs to win all by overwhelming margins to catch Clinton in pledged delegates.

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Taking It To The Limit: Cruz, Sanders, Kasich Could Revive Convention Wars

Monday, May 02, 2016

Beyond the prospect of winning the actual nomination, each of these men sees a chance to frame the issues and politics of the general election — and to influence party dynamics for years to come.

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On To Indy: Hoosier State Could Be Stand For Trump Challengers, Sanders

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Donald Trump, with about 75 percent of the delegates, and Hillary Clinton, with 90 percent, are so far ahead in their parties that only the most extraordinary events could prevent their nominations.

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