Amita Kelly

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Did Mary Pat Christie Roll Her Eyes During Trump's Comment About Women?

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

In his victory speech Tuesday night, having swept all five primary states that voted, Donald Trump made a comment about Hillary Clinton that went viral. But Mary Pat Christie's face stole the show.


Like Everyone Else, Obama Woke Up Friday Morning And Played Prince's 'Purple Rain'

Friday, April 22, 2016

The president spoke about Prince's death during a press conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron.


After More Than 100,000 Voters Dropped In Brooklyn, City Officials Call For Action

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Mayor Bill De Blasio said the perception of irregularities "undermines the integrity of the entire electoral process and must be fixed."


Trump Gets Serious About Convention Fight, Plans To Open Shop In D.C.

Thursday, April 07, 2016

The campaign's increasing emphasis on the nominating process comes amid criticism that star power may not be enough to get Donald Trump a majority of delegates before the convention.


McConnell: Blocking Supreme Court Nomination 'About A Principle, Not A Person'

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

President Obama had praised nominee Merrick Garland's collegiality and ability to build consensus, saying "he's shown a rare ability to bring together odd couples."


Male Commentators Tell A Winning Clinton To 'Smile'

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

MSNBC's Joe Scarborough tweeted: "Smile. You just had a big night." Others commented that she was "shouting angrily." The response to their criticism on Twitter was swift.


What We Know: Breitbart Reporter And Alleged Assault At A Trump Event

Friday, March 11, 2016

Michelle Fields of conservative site Breitbart alleged that she was assaulted at a Trump event by someone who was ID'd as Trump's campaign manager.


WATCH: Obama Says Trump Is A Product Of The GOP, Not His Presidency

Thursday, March 10, 2016

"I have been blamed by Republicans for a lot of things, but being blamed for their primaries and who they're selecting for their party, is novel," Obama said Thursday.


Bernie Sanders: 'Stay Tuned ... We Can Win This Thing'

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Sanders has a steep hill to climb to win enough delegates in the presidential primary. But he doesn't seem deterred, telling NPR, "I am used to climbing steep hills."


Carly Fiorina Says She's 'Horrified' By Trump, Endorses Ted Cruz

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Businesswoman Carly Fiorina, who ended her own presidential bid last month, has endorsed Texas Sen. Ted Cruz.

Appearing at a Cruz rally in Miami on Wednesday morning, Fiorina said she voted for Cruz in Virginia's recent primary, and praised his record in challenging Washington's status quo.

Calling Cruz a "real ...


Bloomberg Says He Won't Run For President And 'Risk' Electing Trump Or Cruz

Monday, March 07, 2016

Former three-term mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg said Monday he will not run for president, after months of speculation that he would jump in as in independent during a campaign in which it seems anything could happen.

In a column on his opinion site Bloomberg View, ...


#MemeoftheWeek: Was It Just Resting Christie Face?

Friday, March 04, 2016

Super Tuesday wasn't so super to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, whose dour face during Donald Trump's press conference that night was all Twitter could to talk about — and make fun of.

Christie endorsed Trump last week, so come Tuesday night he had a prime spot just over Trump's ...


PHOTOS: Scenes From Super Tuesday

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton scored big wins on Super Tuesday, after a day of voting in more than a dozen states. Scroll down for scenes from the day, from polling places and campaign events to candidate speeches at some unique venues.

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Rubio And Cruz Release Tax Returns, Piling Pressure On Donald Trump

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Marco Rubio made 14 years of his tax returns and Ted Cruz released four more years of his Saturday, increasing pressure on rival Donald Trump to release his.

Rubio's returns show his family's adjusted gross income was $335,561 in 2014, the most recent year he made available. He ...


Which Candidate Are Prius Owners Most Likely To Support? Not Who You'd Think

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Toyota Prius owners, stereotyped as Whole Foods-shopping liberal types, are 126 percent more likely to support conservative presidential candidate Ted Cruz than the general population, according to a recent online survey.

The survey of 10,000 people was conducted by CarTalk, the car advice show which airs ...


#MemeoftheWeek: What Would Honest Abe Really Think Of Politics Today?

Friday, February 12, 2016

Abraham Lincoln trended on Twitter this week. Wait, what? Honest Abe proved what's become a hipster creed: Everything old becomes new again.

Friday would have been the 16th president's 207th birthday — as good a time as any to bring him back with a party hat on him (like the ...


New Hampshire Primary In Photos: Doritos, Selfies And The Donald

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

After a full day of long lines at the polls and last-minute campaigning, the results came in early. Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, who had been leading polls in the state, won the New Hampshire primary. You can catch up with the results and find out what they mean at ...


#MemeOfTheNight: Bernie Sandwich

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

We all know live election coverage is hard — you have to cram a lot of quickly changing information into not a lot of time, and sometimes you forget to eat dinner. MSNBC's Chris Hayes must have been hungry, because here's what he said after Bernie Sanders was announced a ...


How Do Voters Really Feel This Election? We Asked

Friday, January 29, 2016

Angry. Anxious. Hopeful. These are some of the responses we received from social media and public radio stations around the country.


Sanders: Obama Has 'Tried To Be Fair' In Primary Race

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

President Obama and Vice President Biden "have tried to be fair and even-handed" in the primary process, Sen. Bernie Sanders said Wednesday following a meeting with the president at the White House.

Calling the meeting "constructive and productive," Sanders cautiously praised the Obama administration's economic work, saying there is still ...