CNN Politics Video

Trump Clinton debate

Clinton, Trump debate styles examined

We're just days away from the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, and that faceoff could change the course of the race.


Ted Cruz video image

Cruz endorses Trump

After refusing to make an endorsement at the Republican convention and only days before the first presidential debate, Sen. Ted Cruz announced on Friday he's…

Trump and Clinton drones

Man creates, flies Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump drones

Otto Dieffenbach III creates 3D flying people and products for his company, Flyguy Promotions. For this election, he created a flying Hillary Clinton and…

Obama at new museum

Obama: Without vigilance, we can go backwards

Thousands celebrate the newest Smithsonian Museum -- the National Museum of African-American History and Culture.

Debate season food, drinks

Debate season eats & drinks

Washington restaurants are taking inspiration from presidents past and potentially future for debate night and election season menus.

Don King Trump

King stumps for Trump in Cleveland

Boxing promoter Don King campaigns for Donald Trump in Cleveland. Trump also commented on the police killing of an unarmed man in Tulsa.


Elizabeth Warren rips Wells Fargo CEO over stock holdings

Sen. Elizabeth Warren tears into Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf during his testimony before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday.

Obama at final UN

Obama to UN: Our work made a difference

Listing the global financial recovery, the Iran nuclear deal and openings in Cuba and Myanmar, President Obama touted foreign policy achievements during his…

Trump profiling

Trump: Immigration security is national security

During a Florida rally, Donald Trump says immigration is national security after attacks in New York and New Jersey.

Obama weekly address

President's weekly address

President Obama calls for Republicans in Congress to do their jobs, from funding the fight against Zika to giving Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland a…

GOP Weekly Address 9-17-16

GOP weekly address

Rep. Keith Rothfus (R-Pa.) talks about Constitution Day in today's weekly address.

Trump's hair attacked by eagle

Donald Trump like you've never seen him before

Jeanne Moos looks at Trump's hairdo, a "Super Trump" billboard and ... naked Trump?

Michelle Obama campaigning for Hillary Clinton

Democrats stump for Clinton

Hillary Clinton is hammering Donald Trump with an all-star cast of supporters.

Trump disarm bodyguards

Trump: Clinton's bodyguards should disarm

Speaking at a campaign event in Florida, Donald Trump asks what would happen if Hillary Clinton’s bodyguards were disarmed.


Trump: Clinton started birther controversy, I finished it

Donald Trump finally acknowledged Friday that "President Barack Obama was born in the United States," reversing himself on the issue that propelled him into…

Trump signs hat

Donald Trump campaign looks to move past 'birther' movement

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign is trying to get past comments Trump has made in the past about President Obama's birth certificate.

Ivanka child care

Child care: Compare the plans

Donald Trump is pushing his policies on child care with the help of his daughter, but how does his plan actually compare to Hillary Clinton’s?

Obama Hispanic caucus

Obama: Political season ‘meaner’

President Barack Obama on Thursday night claimed that Donald Trump had injected new "ugliness" into the debate over immigration.

Clinton glad to be back

Clinton: A taco truck on every corner sounds delicious

Hillary Clinton did some pandering to the crowd Thursday night at the Hispanic caucus.

Super Trump

Jeanne Moos: Super Trump vs Naked Trump

Super Trump and Naked Trump are getting lots of attention.

Clinton glad to be back

Clinton back on campaign trail: 'I'm doing great'

Hillary Clinton is back on the campaign trail: "I'm doing great"

Clinton glad to be back

Clinton: It’s great to be back

Hillary Clinton returns to the campaign trial Thursday after a bout of pneumonia.

Pastor interrupts Trump

Flint pastor interrupts Trump during church speech

A pastor in Flint, Michigan, interrupts Donald Trump during his speech Wednesday to ask him to refrain from attacking his rival Hillary Clinton.

Trump on Dr Oz

Candidates open up on health

Clinton campaign releases new health information after Donald Trump talks to Dr. Oz about his health.

Snowden Ed

Snowden to Obama: Pardon me

Infamous NSA leaker Edward Snowden wants President Obama to pardon him and allow his safe return to the US. The whistle-blower has been living in Russia since…

Ivanka on childcare

Campaigns focus on childcare

The children of the presidential candidates, Ivanka Trump and Chelsea Clinton, talked about their parents' plans to support families.

Hillary Clinton falling

Clinton: 'I was incredibly committed to attending memorial'

Democratic presidential nominee Hilary Clinton explains why she made every effort to attend a 9/11 memorial despite not feeling well.

Hillary on pneumonia

Clinton now taking doctor’s advice

Hillary Clinton tells CNN that she’s “now taking my doctor’s advice” on pneumonia.

Trump at Ground Zero

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump visits the memorial at Ground Zero in New York City.


'What is Aleppo?' fallout continues

You don't have to be one of the presidential front-runners to make a gaffe. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson slipped up on a question about Syria, but he's…

Johnson Aleppo folo

Johnson: No excuse for Aleppo gaffe

Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson says there was no excuse for his Aleppo gaffe.

Obama weekly address

Obama's weekly address

President Obama marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11th attacks.

Trump international fallout

Trump's international fallout

Donald Trump promised Christian conservatives at the Values Voter Summit that he'll be their champion in the White House, but it's national security…

Melania and Donald Trump

Where's Melania Trump been?

Why has Melania Trump disappeared from the public spotlight?

Opposed to Dakota Access pipeline

Timeline of Dakota Access pipeline

A federal judge Friday denied a Native American tribe's request for a temporary restraining order to halt construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline,…

Clinton Trump debate

Clinton increasing attacks on Trump

Hillary Clinton says ISIS is rooting for Trump to win the election

Gary Johnson What is Aleppo

Gary Johnson: 'What is Aleppo?'

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson stumbled while answering a question about the Syrian refugee crisis on Thursday, asking "What is Aleppo?" in an…

Clinton at NBC forum

Clinton, Trump square off on stage

Hillary Clinton and her opponent, Donald Trump, didn't square off face-to-face during a presidential forum Wednesday, but they did share the stage.

Commander in chief forum Clinton Trump

Highlights from Commander-in-Chief forum

The candidates for president answered questions from voters at the Commander-in-Chief forum. Mary Moloney has highlights.

Bondi Trump

Trump questioned about Florida AG donation

A $25,000 campaign donation from the Donald Trump Foundation to Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi's 2013 re-election campaign has the Republican nominee in…

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton

What to expect at presidential debates

Both candidates are saying they are looking forward to debating one another.

Trump now in lead

New poll shows Clinton, Trump in dead heat

New CNN-ORC poll shows Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in a dead heat.

Obama Duterte

Philippines leader has harsh words for Obama

President Obama's final Asia tour is unfolding amid power rivalries and diplomatic slights, including some negative words from the president of the Philippines.

Pence Trump on plane

Trump, surrogates still muddy on immigration

On Monday, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump and his surrogates brought even less clarity to his immigration plan. When asked whether he could rule out a…

Clinton coughing

Clinton coughs – blames Trump

Hillary Clinton on Monday interrupted her stump speech involuntarily in a coughing spell -- and wryly blamed the incident on GOP rival Donald Trump.

Harold Bornstein Trump doctor

Trump doctor defends medical diagnosis

Harold Bornstein took questions from CNN.

Trump Mexico

How Mexico is reacting to Trump visit

How are Mexicans reacting to Trump's last-minute visit?

Donald Trump in Phoenix

Donald Trump announces immigration plan

Donald Trump delivered his immigration speech after meeting with Mexico's president.

Trump Mexico will pay

Trump: Mexico will pay for the wall

During a policy speech on immigration, Donald Trump doubled down on his claim that Mexico will pay for his border wall.

Trump immigration speech

Trump: We'll have zero tolerance for criminal aliens

Donald Trump gave a key immigration speech Wednesday night in Phoenix.

Trump Mexico presser

Trump: Mexico, US share common interests

Donald Trump visited with Mexico's president Wednesday.

Trump Mexico meeting

Trump meets Mexican president before immigration speech

Donald Trump traveled to Mexico Wednesday ahead of a much-publicized speech on immigration in Arizona.

ISIS spokesman Mohammad al-Adnani

Senior ISIS member killed in Aleppo

ISIS says one of its senior members was killed in Aleppo.

Hillary Clinton, American flag August 2016

Inside Clinton's debate preparation

See how Hillary Clinton is preparing to debate Donald Trump.

Trump calls Clinton bigot

Trump, Clinton engage in race war

Donald Trump is now claiming Hillary Clinton is a bigot.

Trump calls Clinton bigot

Trump stands behind Clinton 'bigot' comment

Donald Trump defended Thursday calling Hillary Clinton a "bigot," arguing that her policies are a personal reflection because she knows they are destined to…

Clinton in Hollywood

Clinton goes to Hollywood

The presidential campaign trail heads to Hollywood, from the late night talk show circuit to star-studded fundraisers.

Iran cash

Video purports to show Iran payment

A new video purportedly shows a US payment of $400 million delivered to Iran on the day Tehran released several American prisoners in January.

Trump and the baby

Trump: ‘Get the baby out of here’

After saying he loves babies, Donald Trump calls for the removal of a crying baby at a rally.

Minnie hat conventions

Convention-goers wear their party loyalty

Who wore their party loyalty the best at this month’s political conventions?

Sen. Chris Murphy

Connecticut senator on gun violence: 'Enough'

Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy gave a passionate speech at the DNC on Wednesday, saying it's time to take Washington back from the gun lobby.

Mayor forgot the gavel

Attention-getting convention entrances, exits

Jeanne Moos looks at the some of the best entrances and exits of the political conventions.


Celebs show support for Clinton with 'Fight Song'

Multiple celebrities lend their voices to sing "Fight Song" in a video played at the Democratic National Convention.

Dunham and Ferrera DNC

Dunham, Ferrera joke about Trump

Television stars Lena Dunham and American Ferrera joke at the DNC about Donald Trump’s stance on women and Mexicans.

Sarah Silverman DNC

Silverman: Bernie or bust camp ‘being ridiculous’

Comedian Sarah Silverman tells the so-called Bernie or Bust delegates at the Democratic National Convention that they were being "ridiculous."

20 years of conventions

Convention rewind: 20 years of acceptance speeches

Ahead of the 2016 Democratic National Convention, 20 years' worth of nomination acceptance speeches. 

Miami shooting presser

Miami shooting: Feared for Kinsey's life

Dade County PBA: The officer feared for Kinsey's life and fired shot to save him.

Pokemon at state department

Reporter plays Pokemon Go at State Department briefing

The Pokemon Go craze came to the State Department on Thursday, when a reporter was called out for playing the popular game during a briefing.

Ivanka Trump gets ready

Trump's 'favorite' daughter Ivanka in spotlight

Trump's eldest daughter, Ivanka is set to give a speech Thursday night at the RNC.

Cruz doubles down

Defiant Cruz defends not endorsing Trump

A defiant Ted Cruz stood by his refusal to endorse Donald Trump Thursday after being booed during his convention speech.

Ryan nominates candidates

Paul Ryan declares Trump, Pence as nominees

Speaker of the House declares Donald Trump and Mike Spence as the official candidates for president and vice president at the Republican National Convention.

RNC rules vote

RNC votes on rules on rules after chaos erupts

Loud cries of protest broke out on the floor of the Republican National Convention Monday after GOP officials dismissed a last-ditch effort by anti-Donald…

Cleveland thinks bigger

RNC: Cleveland thinks bigger

Cleveland business owners and residents see the RNC as part of something bigger.

Turkey military coup attempt

Istanbul: Turkey Coup attempt

A violent, chaotic night in Turkey ended with at least 181 people dead, but the government said Saturday it remains firmly in control.

Mike Pence accepts VP spot

Pence accepts Trump's invitation to run

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence: "I accept your invitation to run and serve as vice president."

Erdogan on FaceTime

Erdogan gives FaceTime interview

CNN Turk has a live FaceTime interview with Recep Erdogan during a military coup in Turkey.

Obama did their jobs

Obama: Dallas police did their jobs

President Barack Obama speaks during a memorial for five police officers killed during a protest in Dallas.


Dallas surgeon speaks ahead of Obama's visit

Dallas trauma surgeon who worked on injured police officers speaks out as President Barack Obama heads to Dallas for memorial service.


Dallas police chief: Suspect upset, wanted to kill

Dallas police chief: "Suspect stated he wanted to kill white people, especially white officers."


Dallas police shooting dispatch audio

Twelve officers shot; two civilians injured in Dallas.

Clinton email fallout

Clinton email fallout

Hillary Clinton is ignoring the FBI's criticism of her email system -- for now.

Sanders Secret Service

Why is the Secret Service still protecting Sanders?

Why does Sen. Bernie Sanders still have a Secret Service detail?


Hillary Clinton questioned by FBI

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is interviewed for 3.5 hours by FBI.

Lynch and Clinton

Bill Clinton’s Lynch meeting causing waves

What's being called a chance meeting could mean a new headache for democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.


Brexit vote: US markets plummet

The U.S. markets plummet following the U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union.


Sanders: Vote likely going to Clinton

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says in all likelihood the nomination will go to Hillary Clinton.


Obama: Immigration ruling is 'heartbreaking'

President Obama expresses frustration after the U.S. Supreme Court announced Thursday it was evenly divided in a case concerning his controversial executive…


ISIS targets US bases in South Korea

ISIS has collected information on 77 U.S. and NATO air force facilities around the world and is calling on supporters to attack them.

Sanders video

Sanders: What we must do for future

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday vowed to work with Hillary Clinton to defeat Donald Trump, but he didn't end his presidential bid or endorse the…

Obama in Orlando

Obama: Shooting worst of humanity

President Barack Obama reacts to the deadly nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida.


Obama: Enough talking about being tough on terrorism

President Barack Obama spoke Tuesday about the need to make changes to combat terrorism, and not just talk about potential changes.

Trump never let you down

Trump: I will make you proud

Donald Trump told supporters Tuesday night that he will never “let you down.”

It's not over until it's over

Clinton: It’s not over until it’s over

Called by some the presumptive nominee, Hillary Clinton says Tuesday’s votes are “really important.”


Democrats fight for California

The California primary has been a major focus for both presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders as the big day approaches.

Trump's African-American

Trump calls man at rally 'my African-American'

Donald Trump singled out Gregory Cheadle, who is running for Congress in California, during a rally, calling him "my African-American."

Trump judge is Mexican

Trump: Judge is a Mexican, I'm building a wall

Donald Trump is defending his criticisms of the judge overseeing a lawsuit against the now-defunct "Trump University."


Brexit: The big business divide

The Brexit debate has divided big businesses.

Libertarian 3rd party candidate

Libertarian Party hoping for viable candidate

The Libertarian Party is still hoping a viable third-party candidate will emerge for the 2016 presidential election.

Trump protests in San Diego

Trump protesters, supporters clash

Supporters and protesters of presidential candidate Donald Trump clashed Friday in San Diego.

» View More

The Recall

›› All Election Results
›› Interactive Results Map

Capitol Twitter

» View More


Trump Clinton debate

Clinton, Trump debate styles examined

We're just days away from the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, and that faceoff could change the course of the race.


Ted Cruz video image

Cruz endorses Trump

After refusing to make an endorsement at the Republican convention and only days before the first presidential debate, Sen. Ted Cruz announced on Friday he's…

Trump and Clinton drones

Man creates, flies Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump drones

Otto Dieffenbach III creates 3D flying people and products for his company, Flyguy Promotions. For this election, he created a flying Hillary Clinton and…

» More Video