News for 2016-07-24

Sunday, July 24, 2016
Mission Accomplished at DNC, Clinton Hires Wasserman Schultz for Top Post
Though many progressives immediately responded by saying her ouster would not be enough to undo the damage her leadership has done, Democratic National Committee Chairperson Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced her resignation on Sunday afternoon, saying she would relinquish her post immediately...
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Demonstrators Demand 'Clean Energy Revolution' on Eve of Dem Convention
With plenty of overlap between them, both climate justice campaigners and supporters of Bernie Sanders held marches and rallies in downtown Philadelphia on Sunday, making their presence and political demands heard a day before the Democratic National Convention officially kicks off. Under a banner...
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Trump Calls It "Sad" Women Harassed by Roger Ailes Not More Appreciative
"He’s a very good person. I’ve always found him to be just a very, very good person. And by the way, a very, very talented person. Look what he’s done. So I feel very badly."
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Sanders on Kaine's Conservatism: "His Political Views Not My Political Views"
In his first televised interviews since Friday's release of internal DNC emails by Wikileaks and Hillary Clinton's choice of Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate , Bernie Sanders responded Sunday morning by saying he was troubled, though not at all surprised, by what the leaks reveal and refused to call...
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Sanders' Top Aide Says Heads Should Roll for What Leaked DNC Emails Show
Party unity? "Everybody is disappointed that much of what we felt was happening at the DNC was in fact happening, that you had in this case a clear example of the DNC taking sides and looking to place negative information into the political process." —Jeff Weaver, Sanders' campaign manager Amid a...
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