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6:25 PM ET, June 6, 2016


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Trump Orders Surrogates to Intensify Criticism of Judge and Journalists  —  During a Monday conference call with supporters, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee overruled a directive sent out by his own campaign.  —  kevcirilli  —  michaelcbender
Donald Trump does not have a campaign  —  Donald Trump is a candidate without a campaign - and it's becoming a serious problem.  —  Republicans working to elect Trump describe a bare-bones effort debilitated by infighting, a lack of staff to carry out basic functions, minimal coordination …
Abby Livingston / The Texas Tribune:
Texas Congressman to Trump: Shove Border Wall “Up Your Ass” … WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela took a poison pen to the Republican presumptive presidential nominee, Donald Trump, in an open letter Monday morning.  —  “Mr. Trump, you're a racist and you can take your border wall and shove it up your ass …
Associated Press:
Trump Surprised at GOP Criticism of His Comments on Judge  —  Donald Trump says he was surprised that Newt Gingrich hammered him for noting the Mexican ancestry of the American judge overseeing lawsuits against Trump University.  —  Trump tells Fox News Channel on Monday that the former House speaker's criticism was “inappropriate.”
Callum Borchers / Washington Post:
Joe Scarborough just went off on Donald Trump's ‘racism’
Bruce Ritchie / Politico:
Scott avoids criticizing Trump for comments about federal judge
Discussion: Talking Points Memo
Nick Gass / Politico:
Trump: Gingrich criticism of me ‘inappropriate’
Discussion: The Resurgent and ABC News
Nick Gass / Politico:
White House ‘not surprised’ GOP sticking with Trump
Discussion: Talking Points Memo
Kyle Blaine / BuzzFeed:
BuzzFeed Terminates Ad Deal With Republican Party Over Trump  —  Donald Trump is “directly opposed to the freedoms of our employees in the United States and around the world,” CEO Jonah Peretti wrote.  —  BuzzFeed has terminated a deal with the Republican National Committee …
Alex Spence / Politico:
BuzzFeed pulls out of $1.3M advertising deal with RNC over Donald Trump  —  BuzzFeed has pulled out of an advertising agreement with the Republican National Committee over objections to Donald Trump's rhetoric.  —  The buy was for $1.3 million, a source close to BuzzFeed told POLITICO.
John Merline / Investor's Business Daily:
Clinton's Lead Over Trump Narrows; Libertarian Gary Johnson Gets 11%  —  Hillary Clinton's lead over Donald Trump narrowed slightly in the latest IBD/TIPP Poll, which finds her ahead of Trump by 45% to 40%.  Last month, Clinton was head ahead 47% to 40%.  —  But the poll finds widespread …
Liz Kreutz / ABC News:
Hillary Clinton's 10 Sharpest New Zingers About Donald Trump
Discussion: Politico
Thomas Young / Gravis:
Current Utah Polling
Discussion: RedState and Hit & Run
Peter Nicholas / Wall Street Journal:
Bernie Sanders Campaign Is Split Over Whether to Fight on Past Tuesday  —  The senator has vowed to press his case, but some urge him to unite behind Clinton  —  A split is emerging inside the Bernie Sanders campaign over whether the senator should stand down after Tuesday's election contests …
David Weigel / Washington Post:
After Sanders, can the Democrats unify their party?
Discussion: ABC News and Politico
New York Times:
Obama Is Eager to Hit the Stump for Hillary Clinton and Shred Donald Trump  —  WASHINGTON — President Obama, after months of sitting on the sidelines of the rancorous contest to succeed him, is now ready to aggressively campaign for Hillary Clinton, starting with a formal endorsement of her candidacy as early as this week.
Emily Smith / Page Six:
Bill, White House staff lived in fear of Hillary: Ex-Secret Service officer  —  Hillary Clinton has a “Jekyll and Hyde” personality that left White House staffers scared stiff of her explosive — and even physical — outbursts, an ex-Secret Service officer claims in a scathing new tell-all.
David Sirota / International Business Times:
State Department Blocks Release Of Hillary Clinton-Era TPP Emails Until After The Election  —  Trade is a hot issue in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.  But correspondence from Hillary Clinton and her top State Department aides about a controversial 12-nation trade deal will not be available …
Larry O'Connor / Hot Air:
Sanders finally raises challenge to Clinton Foundation cronyism
Discussion: Common Dreams
Jessie Hellmann / The Hill:   Sanders hits Clinton Foundation over foreign donations
New York Daily News:
KING: Rapist Brock Turner and lenient judge embody the worst of American justice system  —  If we didn't have a vulgarity policy here at the Daily News, this entire column would be 1,000 cuss words with the name Brock Turner in the middle.  —  If you haven't heard, he's the human piece …
Trump Has Near 50-50 Chance of Winning Election, Ferguson Says  —  Harvard history professor says markets underestimating odds  —  Says Trump's foreign-policy proposals are worrying for Europe  —  Donald Trump has a better chance of becoming president than markets currently project …
Leah Bourne / New York Post:
The surprising strategy behind Hillary Clinton's designer wardrobe  —  More On:  —  Hillary Clinton's New York primary victory speech in April focused on topics including income inequality, job creation and helping people secure their retirement.  It was a clear attempt to position herself as an everywoman.
Wall Street Journal:
Playboy Mansion's Neighbor to Buy the Property  —  Financier who owns the adjacent property to purchase mansion, which was listed for $200 million  —  The Playboy mansion, a stately 1927 manor in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Holmby Hills, is in contract to be sold to a financier who owns …
Discussion: Jezebel and AOL
Scott Adams Blog:
Scott Adams' Blog  —  I've decided to come off the sidelines and endorse a candidate for President of the United States.  —  I'll start by reminding readers that my politics don't align with any of the candidates.  My interest in the race has been limited to Trump's extraordinary persuasion skills.
Yellen Asked If Trump Will Cause Economic Crash  —  Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia.  (Source: Bloomberg)
Discussion: Political Wire
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An Election Season Conversation With Ralph Nader, the Nation's No. 1 Public-Interest Crusader
Discussion: Hit & Run and Mother Jones
Associated Press:
Ex-Wife: Pet Parrot Repeating Words Man Said Before Death
Jesse Byrnes / The Hill:
Poll: Most NJ voters think Christie wants out of governing their state
Nolan D. McCaskill / Politico:
Democratic Rep. tells Trump to ‘shove it up your a—’
Discussion: Political Wire
Jeremy Kohler / St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
St. Louis police secret settlements total $4.7 million
 Earlier Items: 
Madison Park / CNN:
Gorilla killing: Will boy's parents be charged for conduct at zoo?
Brian Steinberg / Variety:
President Obama to Appear on Jimmy Fallon's ‘Tonight Show’ for First Time
Discussion: Talking Points Memo
Caleb Melby / Bloomberg:
Trump Sold Two Central Park South Condos to Son at 72% Discount
Lawrence Summers / Washington Post:
Trump is a much worse threat than Brexit
Discussion: Forbes, Vox and Pamela Geller
ABC News:
The Note: Clinton Closes in On Clinching
Discussion: Politico and Balloon Juice