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Trump Supporter Tweets Cartoon Of Hillary Clinton In Blackface

NPR | Aug. 30, 2016

Pastor Mark Burns mocked Hillary Clinton with a cartoon that read, in part, "I ain't no ways tired of pandering to African Americans."

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Is Trump Flip-Flopping On Immigration? Yes Or No, It's Sure Been Confusing

NPR | Aug. 30, 2016 7:09 a.m.

Ahead of a major immigration speech, it's not entirely clear what Trump's policies are. But maybe his voters just don't care.

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Malheur Refuge Occupier Visits Oregon Capitol In Seek Of Support

Statesman Journal | Aug. 30, 2016 6:56 a.m. | Salem, Oregon

Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupier Ken Medenbach on Monday visited the Oregon State Capitol to seek support from Sen. Doug Whitsett, R-Klamath Falls. 

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Explaining Clinton's 'Rope-A-Dope' Strategy Vs. Trump's Whistle-Stopping

NPR | Aug. 29, 2016 7 a.m.

One can easily imagine Hillary Clinton having some affinity with the "front porch" style campaign of the late 19th century, while Donald Trump personifies the "whistle stopping" style that came next.

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For Some Trump Loyalists, It's Personality Over Policy

NPR | Aug. 29, 2016 4:16 a.m.

At the opening of a new Trump campaign office in Nevada, Trump supporters say they support him, regardless of whether they agree with everything he says.

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Carson Defends Trump's Minority Outreach As Break From 'Traditional' Politics

NPR | Aug. 28, 2016 2:21 p.m.

Donald Trump has shifted his message to more actively court minority voters — including a recent meeting with black and Latino supporters. Carson cast the new message as an effort to find solutions.

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Man Deputized By Grant County Sheriff Guilty Of Felony Theft

Blue Mountain Eagle | Aug. 27, 2016 10:25 a.m.

A man deputized by Grant County Sheriff Glenn Palmer in March was convicted on three felony counts related to theft from the Monument fire district.

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Donald Trump Confirms Campaign Visit To Western Washington Next Tuesday

Northwest News Network | Aug. 26, 2016 5:15 p.m.

Donald Trump's campaign has confirmed the Republican presidential nominee is coming to western Washington for a fundraiser and a rally next Tuesday.

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Gov. Kate Brown: Consumers Would Pay Part Of Corporate Tax Increase Cost

OPB | Aug. 26, 2016 6 a.m.

Gov. Kate Brown strongly defends a proposed corporate tax increase, but she acknowledges that some of the $3 billion a year in taxes would be passed on to consumers.

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Clinton: Trump Is 'Taking Hate Groups Mainstream'

NPR | Aug. 25, 2016 12:39 p.m.

"From the start, Donald Trump has built his campaign on prejudice and paranoia," Clinton is expected to say today in Reno.

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OPB Politics Now: Trump Skips Oregon, Citizen Panel Endorses M97, And More

OPB | Aug. 25, 2016 12:16 p.m.

Host Geoff Norcross is joined by OPB senior political reporter Jeff Mapes, state political reporter Chris Lehman, and news director Anna Griffin.