Bowie State awards posthumous degree to slain student

Richard Hanna

The GOP's choice

The GOP's choice

Donald Trump's campaign is, and always has been, about one thing: Donald Trump. There's a straight line between his obsessive talk about his poll numbers and ratings to his convention night assertion that he and he alone can solve America's problems. The same monomania explains the serious political malpractice he committed during the last week by continuing to go after the Khan family for their stinging criticism of him during the Democratic National Convention. It doesn't matter that it makes the entire Republican Party look bad for its presidential nominee to attack the grieving parents of a soldier who died heroically in Iraq. They hit him, and he would hit back.

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