Cruz was facing intensifying political pressure to back his party’s presidential nominee after refusing to do so at the Republican National Convention this summer
“You would think that by 2016 we would have gotten our act together, but in fact it seems things are as litigious and confusing as ever,” said Rick Hasen, an expert on election law and professor at the University of California, Irvine School of Law.
“Welcome to all you deplorables!” he shouted, standing in front of a backdrop that read, “Les Deplorables.”
“He can’t let Hillary get under his skin,” said Newt Gingrich, the former House speaker and Trump adviser.
“I think even most 8-year-olds would tell you that whole slavery thing wasn’t very good for black people. Jim Crow wasn’t very good for black people,” Obama said in an interview that aired Friday on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”
Republican candidate Trump would repeal “Obamacare” and replace it with a new tax deduction, insurance market changes, and a Medicaid overhaul. Democrat Clinton would increase financial assistance for people with private insurance and expand government coverage as well.
The group Avaaz built the cardboard-block wall Friday at the landmark Brandenburg Gate, not far from the spot where former President Ronald Reagan once famously called for Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to “tear down this wall.”
“It’s working fine in all three states,” said Jane Waldfogel, a professor at Columbia University’s School of Social Work who has studied the effects and said the benefits are greatest for lower-income workers who don’t get any paid time off.
Expected to air on local television stations and online, the 30-second spot calls former state Sen. Morgan Carroll a “sleazy” personal injury lawyer and accuses the Aurora Democrat of crafting legislation to help the law firms where she once worked
The campaign said it was investing in digital advertising during the final stretch of the campaign because young people increasingly get their news online, rather than through live television. Seeking to reach young voters — including young African-Americans and Latinos — they’ll be placing ads on outlets like YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, CNN, Vice, Spotify, Pandora, Univision, Telemundo, BET and The Root.