DNC rule change angers Sanders supporters

Democratic National Committee officials on Friday moved forward with a proposal to force the party’s presidential candidates to identify as Democrats, a move that drew immediate criticism from a top official in Bernie Sanders’ 2016 campaign. The prospective rule change, approved by the DNC’s Rules and Bylaws Committee, would not necessarily impact Sanders, the independent Vermont senator who ran for president as a Democrat. Sources familiar with the discussion said officials believed the rule change could help garner support for

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Forget Rudy: Here are Trump’s fiercest defenders

Joseph diGenova and Victoria Toensing didn’t quite make the cut to become President Donald Trump’s attorneys in late March. But you’d be forgiven for thinking they’re billing Trump by the hour. Since a plan for the husband-wife duo to represent the president was announced and then aborted, the lawyer-pundits have appeared at least37 times on Fox News alone. Even as Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani acts as a kind of emissary to mainstream news outlets from POLITICO to CNN to the

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