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Kasich Touts and Clinton Stays Silent on Welfare Reform That Could Leave One Million People Hungry

Federal guidelines mandating that food assistance recipients find a job or lose their benefits kicked in last month for residents of 21 states, leaving as many as one million at risk of food insecurity—a result that owes no small debt to the welfare reform efforts of former President Bill Clinton's administration and Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) in the '90s.

Federal guidelines mandating that food assistance recipients find a job or lose their benefits kicked in last month for residents of 21 states, leaving as many as one million at risk of food insecurity—a result that owes no small debt to the welfare reform efforts of former President Bill Clinton’s administration and Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) in the ’90s.

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Hello From Iowa: Three Things You Should Know About Monday’s Caucus (Updated)

Monday’s Iowa caucus marked the first votes of the primary season, signaling that the race for the White House is truly underway.

Monday’s Iowa caucus marked the first votes of the primary season, signaling that the race for the White House is truly underway.

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Not All Presidential Candidates Want to Solve Pay Inequality

Pay inequality remains a problem in the United States. A 2014 analysis from the Economic Policy Institute found that men consistently made more than women across wage distributions.

Pay inequality remains a problem in the United States. A 2014 analysis from the Economic Policy Institute found that men consistently made more than women across wage distributions.

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Ted Cruz Announces Anti-Choice Coalition Led by Extremists

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (TX) announced Tuesday a new anti-choice coalition to be led by extremists in the movement in order to help demonstrate his opposition to abortion.

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz announced Tuesday an anti-choice coalition to be led by extremists in the movement in order to help demonstrate his opposition to abortion rights.

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Clinton Wants Sanders to Join Unsanctioned Debate Sponsored by Anti-Choice News Outlet

The event, moderated by Chuck Todd and Rachel Maddow, would allow local reporters to ask questions of the Democratic candidates.

The event, moderated by Chuck Todd and Rachel Maddow, would allow local reporters to ask questions of the Democratic candidates.

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Campaign Week in Review: Carly Fiorina Forces Kids to Attend Anti-Choice Rally

Ahead of the anniversary of Roe v. Wade this week, Marco Rubio vowed to take action to further limit access to abortion domestically and abroad, Ted Cruz used Martin Luther King Jr. Day to push his opposition to reproductive rights, and Carly Fiorina used preschoolers as props in an anti-choice rally.

Ahead of the anniversary of Roe v. Wade this week, Marco Rubio vowed to take action to further limit access to abortion domestically and abroad, Ted Cruz used Martin Luther King Jr. Day to push his opposition to reproductive rights, and Carly Fiorina used preschoolers as props in an anti-choice rally.

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Marco Rubio Creates Anti-Choice Advisory Board

The Republican presidential candidate justified his board by declaring abortion a “human rights issue,” claiming that the United States has overlooked the principles on which it was founded by allowing abortion to be legal.

The Republican presidential candidate justified his board by declaring abortion a “human rights issue,” claiming that the United States has overlooked the principles on which it was founded by allowing abortion to be legal.

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Cruz Campaign Uses Flint Water Crisis to Bolster Anti-Choice Credentials

Senator Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) campaign headed to Flint, Michigan this week to help distribute water to the city’s residents—but the Republican presidential candidate’s team only sought to lend aid to crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) in the area.

A Cruz campaign official said staffers would only be giving out water to crisis pregnancy centers “to give to expecting moms and moms of little ones.”

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Presidential Candidates Finally Begin to Speak Up on Flint Water Crisis

Flint, Michigan, has been in a state of emergency for more than a month as residents deal with highly lead-contaminated water, yet the field of presidential candidates didn’t start talking about the issue until recently.

Flint, Michigan, has been in a state of emergency for more than a month as residents deal with highly lead-contaminated water, yet the field of presidential candidates didn’t start talking about the issue until recently.

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Sanders Faces Heat for Calling Planned Parenthood, Human Rights Campaign ‘Establishment’ Groups

When campaign spokesperson Michael Briggs was asked to clarify Sanders' comments on the  Rachel Maddow Show, Briggs declined, noting that Sanders had already "said it better than I could."

When campaign spokesperson Michael Briggs was asked to clarify Sanders’ comments on the Rachel Maddow Show, Briggs declined, noting that Sanders had already “said it better than I could.”

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