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“Hillary Clinton led in the polls in 2016, right? 1
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But Clinton had only a small advantage in most surveys — Trump’s win was well within the range of normal polling error,” the site claimed, explaining “Biden’s lead over Trump has already topped Clinton’s post-convention peak,” and “Biden also enjoys more overall support than Clinton.” 1
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“They’re saying that they’re not voting because people are not speaking to their issues and that they’re just not interested in those candidates,” said the researcher, Robert Paul Hartley, an assistant professor of social work. 1
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“I know that I am dealing with some form of low-grade depression,” she added. 2
“Not just because of the quarantine, but because of the racial strife, and just seeing this administration, watching the hypocrisy of it, day in and day out, is dispiriting.” 2
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Two days ago, he offered a stark virus warning. 1
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The Manhattan district attorney’s office issued the subpoena last year to Deutsche Bank, which has been Mr. Trump’s primary lender since the late 1990s, seeking financial records that he and his company provided to the bank, according to four people familiar with the inquiry. 1
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Deutsche Bank complied with the subpoena. 1
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Though certain to further strain relations with Congress, which has the power to set the US government's budget, the moves were framed by the White House as the president breaking through the Washington gridlock in order to directly distribute aid. 1
Advisers hope it will sustain an economic recovery that Trump likely needs to defeat Democrat Joe Biden in November. 1
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Until recently, the district attorney’s inquiry appeared largely focused on hush-money payments made in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election to two women who said they had affairs with Mr. Trump. 1
But in a court filing last week, Mr. Vance’s office suggested for the first time that its investigation was focused on possible fraud. 1
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AngelaPerea
"The notice didn't provide a reason for the decision." 1
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His administration’s handling of the coronavirus has hurt his standing with senior citizens, suburban voters, independents and women — and if schools do not reopen this fall, it will offer another illustration of how the U.S. has fallen behind other developed countries in combating the virus. 1
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AngelaPerea
We’ve heard of Trump being taken seriously and literally, seriously but not literally (by the media this time), and neither seriously nor literally—the latter because, as The Atlantic’s David Frum put it last year, the president’s “words are as worthless as Trump Organization IOUs.” 1
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There is no evidence that America’s enemies have yet succeeded in penetrating campaigns or state election systems, but Democrat Joe Biden’s presidential campaign confirmed this week that it has faced multiple related threats. 1
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When asked directly, the Trump campaign refused to say whether it had accepted materials related to Biden from any foreign nationals. 1
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