Powerful mega donor Charles Koch, who along with his brother David has given heavily to conservative political candidates, said their effort so far to influence the U.S. political theater has largely failed.
Tales from the Trail
The Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation’s flagship health program says it will not refile erroneous tax returns for 2012 and 2013 after all, POLITICO reported on Monday, despite telling Reuters earlier this year it was “working diligently” to get them amended.
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina is fending off another insult about her face – this time from members of her own sex.
Republican Jeb Bush has gone on damage control following an underwhelming performance in the last GOP debate and several doubt-casting headlines about his viability as a presidential candidate. To combat concerns, the Bush camp announced the launch of the “Jeb Can Fix It” tour to steer Bush’s return to the joyful campaign he previously sought to run.
If the thousands of pages of Hillary Clinton’s emails that are being released to the public don’t give out much about her inner thoughts, they have at least provided a peek into a few humorous moments when her aides had to explain technology or slang to the former secretary of state.
After the debate, the recriminations. The Republican candidates not only objected to the media and the debate moderators in Wednesday night’s event, but will continue to complain this weekend, with a Sunday meeting scheduled in Washington to discuss plans for wresting more control of the debates from the Republican National Committee.