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#Race for the White House

# race-for-the-white-house - Saturday 11 July, 2020

From masks to polls, here's what's happening in the US presidential contest right now

The election is happening even if coronavirus has grabbed all the headlines.

# race-for-the-white-house - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

'Completely new race': Joe Biden swipes Super Tuesday momentum from Bernie Sanders Biden His Time This post contains videos

'Completely new race': Joe Biden swipes Super Tuesday momentum from Bernie Sanders

Biden has received the backing of Mike Bloomberg, who dropped out and endorsed the former vice president.

# race-for-the-white-house - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Mike Bloomberg's $400 million (and counting) bet on the presidency and his plan to target Trump

The former New York Mayor has been the talk of the Democratic campaign this week.

# race-for-the-white-house - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Kirsten Gillibrand drops out of Democrat race as polling puts the Big Three neck and neck

Gillibrand’s campaign had centered on women’s equality issues.

# race-for-the-white-house - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Quiz: Can you name these Democrats running for president?

It’s a big field, so who are these outsiders?

# race-for-the-white-house - Thursday 13 June, 2019

'There's nothing wrong with listening' - Trump says he may take information from foreign country in 2020 race Meddling This post contains videos

'There's nothing wrong with listening' - Trump says he may take information from foreign country in 2020 race

The president’s remarks came on the same day that his son Donald Jr was grilled by US senators about his contacts with Russians.

# race-for-the-white-house - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Clinton's words of love for Gerry Adams gave her aides cause for concern

Clinton speechwriter Schwerin made the remark in an email to fellow Clinton aides after an Irish-American event.

# race-for-the-white-house - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Wikileaks accuse John Kerry of ordering Ecuador to cut off Julian Assange's wifi

A staunch critic of Hillary Clinton, Assange has been accused of turning Wikileaks into a “prop for Trump”.

# race-for-the-white-house - Friday 14 October, 2016

Hillary Clinton has accused Donald Trump of "stalking" her during their tv debate

Clinton said his movements made her feel “really weird” on stage.

# race-for-the-white-house - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Donald Trump called out Warren Buffett on Sunday. The wily old billionaire has hit back

The philanthropist gave away the equivalent of 75% of Trump’s wealth last year.

# race-for-the-white-house - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

A lawsuit claiming Donald Trump raped a 13-year-old girl has been refiled in New York

A woman claims the Republican presidential nominee sexually assaulted and raped her in 1994 when she was just 13 years old.

# race-for-the-white-house - Monday 3 October, 2016

Republican leaders have hailed Donald Trump as 'a genius' for paying no tax for 20 years

Chris Christie and a former New York mayor backed the Republican nominee, after he reportedly lost $916 million in a year.

# race-for-the-white-house - Friday 30 September, 2016

Increasing numbers of Republican newspapers say Donald Trump is not fit to be president

USA Today have taken a side for the first time, while an Arizona newspaper has received death threats from Trump supporters.

# race-for-the-white-house - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Who do Irish people want to be elected US President?

In Monday night’s debate, the Democratic Party nominee Hillary Clinton, was adjudged to have won by most commentators.

# race-for-the-white-house - Monday 26 September, 2016

Hillary Clinton needs to bait the 'unpredictable' Trump in tonight's first US presidential debate

Trump’s advisers are urging him to keep cool amid probable questions about his misuse of charity funds, business record or xenophobia.

# race-for-the-white-house - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Trump used charity funds to fund his legal bills, according to The Washington Post

The cases involved a combined $258,000 paid out by the Donald J. Trump Foundation – a charity almost entirely funded with other people’s money.

# race-for-the-white-house - Saturday 10 September, 2016

'A basket of deplorables': Clinton lays into the supporters of Donald Trump

Separately, Trump’s running mate Mike Pence has released 10 years of tax returns, putting pressure on his billionaire boss to do so.

# race-for-the-white-house - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Clinton is leading Trump in some traditional Republican strongholds, according to a huge 50-state poll

Yet Trump has edged ahead of Clinton in a separate CNN/ORC poll, at 45% to 43% among probable voters.

# race-for-the-white-house - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Hillary Clinton has taken a huge lead in the race for the White House

That is despite hitting choppy waters.

# race-for-the-white-house - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Donald Trump has urged African-American voters to vote for him, asking "What do you have to lose?"

He told a predominantly white audience in Michigan that black voters “are living in poverty” and their schools are no good.

# race-for-the-white-house - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Hillary Clinton files her tax returns and asks Trump to come clean

Clinton and her husband Bill, the former president, reported $10.6 million in income for 2015 and paid $3.6 million in federal income tax.

# race-for-the-white-house - Monday 25 July, 2016

Watch: Bernie Sanders booed for telling his supporters to elect Hillary Clinton Democratic Crisis This post contains videos

Watch: Bernie Sanders booed for telling his supporters to elect Hillary Clinton

The Democratic Convention hasn’t got off to the smoothest of starts.

# race-for-the-white-house - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Poll: Who do you think will win the US presidential election? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win the US presidential election?

The final debate took place in Florida last night, with two weeks to go before America decides on Obama or Romney. But who will they choose?