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Republican states still face big health care costs as Obamacare is unwound

WASHINGTON — States that fought and shunned the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid…

 

In this July 23 photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, accompanied by her running mate, Democratic Vice Presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., speaks at a rally in Miami. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

Democrats highlight diversity, but face gap with white men

ATLANTA — The Democratic National Convention speaker's lineup has highlighted an increasingly…

 

This photo provided by Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Ky., shows Democrat members of Congress, including Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., center, and Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Conn., left, participate in sit-down protest seeking a a vote on gun control measures, Wednesday, June 22, 2016, on the floor of the House on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Rep. John Yarmuth via AP)

Rebellious Democrats disrupt House, stage protest over guns

WASHINGTON — Rebellious Democrats shut down the House's legislative work on Wednesday,…

 

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs autographs after speaking at a rally Saturday in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Road to 270: Donald Trump stuck on GOP’s California dream

WESTMINSTER — Bob Dole thought he could win California with a "fishhook"…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs autographs after speaking at a rally Saturday in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton chant prior to a primary election night rally Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Clinton, Trump win more primaries; California result to come

LOS ANGELES — Already the presumptive Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton sailed to…

Supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton chant prior to a primary election night rally Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
In this 2015 file photo, Republican Assembly members David Hadley, of Manhattan Beach, left, Catharine Baker, of Dublin, and James Gallagher, of Nicolaus, huddle during the Assembly session, in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Parties battle for control of California Legislature

LOS ANGELES — Democrats are spending and campaigning heavily to try to…

In this 2015 file photo, Republican Assembly members David Hadley, of Manhattan Beach, left, Catharine Baker, of Dublin, and James Gallagher, of Nicolaus, huddle during the Assembly session, in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
In this May 29 photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters and bikers at a Rolling Thunder rally at the National Mall. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

Trump campaign wasting precious time, GOP critics say

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump is wasting precious time. By now, the presumptive…

In this May 29 photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters and bikers at a Rolling Thunder rally at the National Mall. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
In this April 19 photo, "I've Voted" stickers are seen at the Sacramento County Registrar of Voters office in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Special interests pour record $24M into California lawmakers’ races

SACRAMENTO — Special interest groups have poured a record $24 million so…

In this April 19 photo, "I've Voted" stickers are seen at the Sacramento County Registrar of Voters office in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
In this 2015 file photo, a bronze statue of San Juan Bautista stands in front of Puerto Rico's Capitol as U.S. and Puerto Rican flags fly in San Juan. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File)

Before island’s primary, Sanders criticizes Puerto Rico plan

LOS ANGELES — Two weeks before Puerto Rico's primary, Democratic presidential candidate…

In this 2015 file photo, a bronze statue of San Juan Bautista stands in front of Puerto Rico's Capitol as U.S. and Puerto Rican flags fly in San Juan. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File)
In this May 7 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a rally in Spokane, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

Bucking trends, Trump sends teams to Democrat-leaning states

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump is rushing to install operatives in several states…

In this May 7 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a rally in Spokane, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally Saturday  in Lynden, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Trump likes idea of party unity, but on his terms

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump says he's all for bringing together the Republican…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally Saturday  in Lynden, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
In this May 3, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

Patching relationships, Trump pivots toward big fundraising

NEW YORK — Donald Trump is taking his first steps toward raising…

In this May 3, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens during a campaign stop at Jackie O's Production Brewery and Tap Room in Athens, Ohio, on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Hillicans? As Trump wins, Clinton explores how to woo GOPers

ATHENS, Ohio — With Donald Trump's remaining rivals bowing out of the…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens during a campaign stop at Jackie O's Production Brewery and Tap Room in Athens, Ohio, on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump fills out paperwork at his polling place in New York on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Trump, Clinton look for wins on home turf in New York

NEW YORK — Hillary Clinton looked to her adopted home state of…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump fills out paperwork at his polling place in New York on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at Watertown International Airport on Saturday in Watertown, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Trump’s rants risk annoying those who may decide nomination

DES MOINES, Iowa — Donald Trump's relentless assault on the rules that…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at Watertown International Airport on Saturday in Watertown, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton exits after speaking at New Greater Bethel Ministries during a campaign stop, Sunday in New York. (AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith)

Candidates — even Trump — shift to delegate hunt

WASHINGTON — The Democratic and Republican presidential candidates are coming to terms…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton exits after speaking at New Greater Bethel Ministries during a campaign stop, Sunday in New York. (AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith)
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, talks with Barbara Lawton, former Lt. Gov. of Wisconsin, as he visits Blue's diner during a campaign stop Tuesday in Milwaukee. (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)

Cruz, Sanders look to edge out front-runners in Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE — Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Bernie Sanders hoped to turn…

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, talks with Barbara Lawton, former Lt. Gov. of Wisconsin, as he visits Blue's diner during a campaign stop Tuesday in Milwaukee. (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks Monday during a campaign rally in a hangar at the Bong Airport in Superior, Wis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Trump and Cruz making final pitches to Wisconsin voters

MILWAUKEE — After Donald Trump's toughest stretch of the campaign, he and…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks Monday during a campaign rally in a hangar at the Bong Airport in Superior, Wis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency, MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, right meets with Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, left, at the office of the Presidency in Cairo, Egypt. (MENA via AP)

Sen. Graham to Arab world: US hasn’t changed despite Trump

CAIRO — Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham sought to reassure the Arab world…

In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency, MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, right meets with Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, left, at the office of the Presidency in Cairo, Egypt. (MENA via AP)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at his primary election night event at his Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla., on Tuesday.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Trump: Time to rally around me — or expect voter riots

WASHINGTON — After yet another round of convincing victories for Donald Trump,…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at his primary election night event at his Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla., on Tuesday.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)