<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Philadelphia Political News and Philadelphia Politics]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/politics http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usTue, 25 Oct 2016 13:45:47 -0400Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:45:47 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Trump Brags of Endorsements That Never Happened]]> Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:15:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16299001639237.jpg
Donald Trump on Monday told News4Jax that the United States military "conceptually" endorsed him and that "virtually every police department" supports his bid for the presidency.

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<![CDATA[GOP Fractured as Clinton Maintains Solid Lead: Poll]]> Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:16:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump-clinton-debate-split.jpg
With Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump in the polls as the election enters its final two weeks, a majority of Republicans and Republican-leaning voters see a lasting fracture in the Republican Party...

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<![CDATA[Democrats Take Aim at GOP Senate Majority]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:48:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-617720724.jpg
On Monday it was Sen. Elizabeth Warren's turn to join her fellow Democrats in cranking up the heat on Republican members of the Senate, who have become targets in the closing days of the campaign.Addressing an...

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<![CDATA[Bridgegate: Christie Under Fire]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2014 13:06:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/christie+gwb+scandal+inset.jpg
NJ's boisterous governor embroiled in gridlock fiasco

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<![CDATA[Saturday Night Live: Tom Hanks Hosts, Lady Gaga Performs]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 06:41:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tom-Hanks-SNL-Debate.jpg
With Halloween around the corner, it’s fitting that “Saturday Night Live” would open this week’s episode with something unsettling, like the latest presidential debate. Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump returned to go...
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<![CDATA[Jill Biden and Anne Holton Speak in Philadelphia ]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:39:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jill-Biden-Anne-Holton.jpg
Second Lady Jill Biden and Anne Holton, the wife of VP candidate Tim Kaine, spoke in Philadelphia, thanking Americans for their support during a tough year for the Bidens.]]>
<![CDATA[Clinton Stumps Before Huge Crowd at Penn Park in West Philadelphia]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:57:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017608678_1200x675_791688259949.jpg
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Tim Kaine, appeared together on stage at a large outdoor event Saturday night in University City. The crowd that greeted her was excited...]]>
<![CDATA[Miley Cyrus Campaigns for Clinton at College Dorm in Virginia]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 07:26:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Miley+Cyrus+GMU.jpg
Singer and entertainer Miley Cyrus went door-knocking for Hillary Clinton at a George Mason University dorm Saturday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[11th Woman Accuses Trump of Inappropriate Sexual Conduct]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:59:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/jessica-drake-and-allred.jpg
An adult film performer came forward Saturday alleging Donald Trump kissed her without permission 10 years ago and offered her money and the use of his private jet, becoming the 11th woman to accuse the...

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<![CDATA[US Election Will Be 'Brexit Times Five,' Predicts Trump]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:26:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trumGettyImages-616060152.jpg
Donald Trump held three rallies in North Carolina and Pennsylvania on Friday in which he compared the inaccurate early predictions of Britain's "Brexit" to his own presidential campaign.The Republican nominee,...

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<![CDATA[Christie Aide Bridget Kelly Testifies About What Gov. Knew]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:54:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017601335_1200x675_791143491950.jpg
One of the defendants in New Jersey's Bridgegate trial testified Friday that Gov. Chris Christie did know about the lane closures before they happened.]]>
<![CDATA[Connecticut School Cancels Halloween Parade, Bans Costumes]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:31:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lillie+B+Haynes+elementary+school.jpg
A Connecticut elementary school is canceling its Halloween parade and banning students from wearing costumes in school this year. The principal of Lillie B. Haynes in Niantic sent a letter to families...

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<![CDATA[With Women as Key Planners, Events at Trump Venues Are Down]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:27:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/marGettyImages-515752270.jpg
There is growing evidence that Donald Trump's mud-slinging is tarnishing his gold-plated name, and industry observers say the Republican presidential nominee risks doing permanent damage to his brand."There are...

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<![CDATA[Trump Rallies Voters in Newtown, Bucks County]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:12:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump-clinton-debate-split.jpg
Battleground Pennsylvania will be the focus of both presidential campaigns this weekend.

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<![CDATA[Jeweler's Row History at Risk?]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:02:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jewelers+Row+Revitilization.JPG
A stretch of buildings on Sansom Street along Philadelphia's famed Jeweler's Row is set to be demolished to make way for a 16-story condo tower. Historical advocates are fighting the plan.

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<![CDATA[Abortion Becomes Debate Flashpoint With 'Late-Term' Question]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:34:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16294052406753.jpg
Abortion became a topic in the debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump for the first time Wednesday night when moderator Chris Wallace focused on access to “late-term” procedures.“Well, I think...

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<![CDATA[Trump's Media Attacks: 'Biting the Hands That Fed Him'?]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:39:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-615754408-%281%29.jpg
Donald Trump's increased hostility towards the media is not only a dangerous approach because it erodes voters' faith in the integrity of the electrical system, but the strategy is also somewhat ironic for...

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<![CDATA[Trump, Clinton Trade Insults at Dinner]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:14:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DINNER_AP_16295003411913.jpg
Bitter presidential rivals Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump had one more face-to-face showdown before Election Day. They tried to make it funny but plenty of the jokes bombed, and some even earned scattered...

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<![CDATA[Dem Group to Warn Millennials Third-Party Vote Helps Trump]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:42:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/johnson-stein.jpg
A deep-pocketed environmental group aligned with Hillary Clinton will blanket 1.1 million households in battleground states with mailers warning millennials that a vote for a third-party candidate only...

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