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National Constitution Center Tells the Story of America

POLITICS | Jul 26
The National Constitution Center in Philadelphia tells the story of how our founders created a government by the people with an elected president -- and a Constitution that endures and protects us all.

Trump Campaign Won't Keep Quiet During Democratic Convention

POLITICS | Jul 26
While the Democrats are putting on their show in Philadelphia, the Donald Trump campaign will be counter-programming.

"60 Minutes" Interviews the Democratic Ticket

POLITICS | Jul 25
Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine, sat down with Scott Pelley for "60 Minutes" to discuss the road ahead.

Wasserman Schultz to Resign

POLITICS | Jul 25
The day before the Democratic National Convention, chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has announced that she is stepping down at the end of the week.

Did Trump's Dark Tone at Convention Resonate With Voters?

POLITICS | Jul 23
CBS News contributor and Republican strategist Frank Luntz joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the tone of Donald Trump's acceptance speech and how he predicts Trump will poll after Thursday night at the GOP convention.

Race for White House Keeps Political Cartoonists Busy

POLITICS | Jul 22
The presidential campaigns will soon move beyond convention halls and shift into all-out general election mode.

Why Do Republicans Say the Sky is Falling? Is It?

FINANCE | By Bill Barrow | Jul 21
The United States depicted at the Republican National Convention is a scary place, wrenched by economic uncertainty, social upheaval, political dysfunction, violent streets and existential threats. But how true is this picture?

To Some, Trump Is A Desperate Survival Bid

FINANCE | By Claire Galofaro | Jul 20
Nowhere has the plummet of the white working class been as merciless as in central Appalachia, and nowhere have desperation and boiling resentment been on such glaring display.

Eight Years After Hope and Change, Voters Are Angry, Anxious

FINANCE | By Julie Pace | Jul 20
Trump and Clinton will each try to paint a rosy picture of life under their leadership during their back-to-back conventions, but it seems unlikely either can quickly shake Americans out of their bad mood.

The Republican Ticket

POLITICS | Jul 19
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, speak to Lesley Stahl in their first joint interview.

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