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Melania Trump is scheduled to speak Thursday about her husband’s policies for women, families, and children, breaking a three-month streak since she last addressed a crowd at the Republican National Convention.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) criticized FBI Director James Comey on Wednesday for what she characterized as his bending to political pressure from Republicans by announcing in a vague letter the discovery of emails potentially related to an investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server.
President Barack Obama on Wednesday appeared to criticize FBI Director James Comey's decision to announce the discovery of emails that “appear to be pertinent to the investigation” of Hillary Clinton’s private email server.
Libertarian vice presidential candidate Bill Weld vouched for Hillary Clinton in an interview with MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Tuesday night, further distancing himself from his own party’s ticket and outlining what he sees as the threat posed by Donald Trump.
A newly uncovered video suggests that, despite his statements to the contrary, Donald Trump was familiar with a reportedly mob-linked, high-stakes gambler whose insistence on not interacting with black casino employees spurred an anti-discrimination suit against one of Trump’s casinos.