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Clinton Promotes Gay Rights as a Main Pillar of 2016 Big

By Lisa Lerer | Oct 4
Hillary Rodham Clinton on Saturday delivered the strongest speech in support of gay rights in the 2016 presidential race, promising that ending discrimination against LGBT people would be a central pillar of her administration.

Biden Backs Transgender Military Service as US Weighs Policy

By Josh Lederman | Oct 4
Vice President Joe Biden is throwing his unequivocal support behind letting transgender people serve openly in the U.S. military, as the Obama administration considers whether and when to lift the longstanding ban.

Florina Makes Distortion of Planned Parenthood a Centerpiece

By Bill Barrow | Oct 3
Republican presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina has spent the last two weeks repeating an erroneous description of videos secretly recorded by anti-abortion activists.

New Jersey Candidate Quits Race After Book of Rants Surfaces

By Michael Catalini | Oct 2
A Republican candidate for the state Assembly dropped out of the race after a book he wrote surfaced that includes rants against Asians, gays, immigrants, breast-feeding moms and others.

Hillary Clinton Reportedly Turned Down HRC Keynote for 'SNL' Appearance

Oct 2
A new report from the New York Times claims Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton turned down the opportunity to give the keynote address at the Human Rights Campaign gala this Saturday in Washington, D.C., so she could appear on "SNL."

Trump and Carson's Attacks on Muslims Worry Some GOP Elders

By Steve Peoples | Oct 2
The candidates atop the GOP presidential field are ramping up political attacks aimed at Muslims, a move designed to appeal to hardline conservatives. But party elders worry that escalating anti-immigrant rhetoric could cost Republicans the White House

Google: What People Search for Most on Presidential Hopefuls

By David Bauder | Oct 1
Potential voters who take their curiosity about presidential candidates to Google are interested in Hillary Rodham Clinton's age, Jeb Bush's height, Chris Christie's weight, Donald Trump's net worth and Carly Fiorina's marital status.

Emails Reveal Hillary Clinton Took Issue With LGBT-Inclusive Passport Measure

Oct 1
According to the private emails released by Hillary Clinton, the 2016 presidential hopeful took issue with an LGBT-inclusive Obama reform that would impact children's passports by replacing the words "mother" and "father" with "parent 1" and "parent 2."

Bush Says NFL's Washington Redskins Name Not Offensive

By Sergio Bustos | Oct 1
Delving into a decades-long controversy, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said the name of the Washington Redskins football team is not offensive to Native Americans.

For Clinton, October Presents Series of Risks and Rewards

By Ken Thomas an Lisa Lerer | Sep 30
With a presidential debate and a contentious appearance in Congress coming, Hillary Rodham Clinton faces an October full of opportunity and risk for her presidential campaign.

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