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"60 Minutes" Interviews the Democratic Ticket

Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine, sat down with Scott Pelley for "60 Minutes" to discuss the road ahead.

Wasserman Schultz to Resign

The day before the Democratic National Convention, chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has announced that she is stepping down at the end of the week.

Did Trump's Dark Tone at Convention Resonate With Voters?

CBS News contributor and Republican strategist Frank Luntz joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the tone of Donald Trump's acceptance speech and how he predicts Trump will poll after Thursday night at the GOP convention.

Race for White House Keeps Political Cartoonists Busy

The presidential campaigns will soon move beyond convention halls and shift into all-out general election mode.

Why Do Republicans Say the Sky is Falling? Is It?

FINANCE | By Bill Barrow | Jul 21
The United States depicted at the Republican National Convention is a scary place, wrenched by economic uncertainty, social upheaval, political dysfunction, violent streets and existential threats. But how true is this picture?

To Some, Trump Is A Desperate Survival Bid

FINANCE | By Claire Galofaro | Jul 20
Nowhere has the plummet of the white working class been as merciless as in central Appalachia, and nowhere have desperation and boiling resentment been on such glaring display.

Eight Years After Hope and Change, Voters Are Angry, Anxious

FINANCE | By Julie Pace | Jul 20
Trump and Clinton will each try to paint a rosy picture of life under their leadership during their back-to-back conventions, but it seems unlikely either can quickly shake Americans out of their bad mood.

The Republican Ticket

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, speak to Lesley Stahl in their first joint interview.

Priebus Declares Rebellion Against Trump Dead

CORPORATE | By Steve Peoples | Jul 17
The GOP delegate rebellion against Donald Trump is dead, Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus declared on Friday, looking ahead to a unified national convention next week

Bipartisan Governors Group Wants Trade Pact Ratified

FINANCE | By Ryan J. Foley | Jul 17
A bipartisan group of governors called on Congress to ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership on Friday despite opposition from both leading presidential candidates.

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