Amita Kelly

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Clinton, Trump Kick Off General Election With Very Different Pitches To Their Bases

Friday, June 10, 2016

In a speech to a major evangelical confab, many Republicans still seemed skeptical of their presumptive nominee, while Democrats at a Planned Parenthood gathering were fired up about theirs.


After White House Meeting, Sanders Reiterates He'll Take Issues To July Convention

Thursday, June 09, 2016

While Sanders' dreams of being the Oval Office's next occupant have been set back, many Democrats are questioning when will he give up his fight for the party's presidential nomination.


Hillary Clinton Becomes First Woman To Top Major-Party Ticket

Monday, June 06, 2016

"This is the final glass ceiling," said Clinton's former thesis adviser. "I'm extremely proud of her." Clinton became the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee on Monday night.


LISTEN: Excerpts From Hillary Clinton's 1969 Wellesley Commencement Speech

Monday, June 06, 2016

The speech reveals some of Clinton's early thoughts on politics and the political process as she attempts to find a balance between idealism and practicality.


Donald Trump Clinches GOP Nomination

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Garnering support of 1,238 delegates out of 1,237 needed, Trump is now the Republican Party's presumptive nominee.


'I Will Never Let You Down,' Trump Tells National Rifle Association

Friday, May 20, 2016

The NRA endorsed Donald Trump at its annual conference, where the candidate made remarks. "The Second Amendment is on the ballot this November," he said.


Sanders Campaign Now Embraces Superdelegates As Key To Nomination

Thursday, May 19, 2016

In a sharp contrast to earlier in the campaign, the Sanders team now hopes superdelegates will see him as the better Democratic candidate and support him ahead of the convention.


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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