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streets of the united states than any other by far. >> got shorty. inside the chase for el chapo. >> yeah, got shorty, inside the case for el chapo airs sunday night on cnn. if you need a break from politics, we got you covered this weekend. thank you for joining me. i'm carol costello. "at this hour" starts now. >> they have a perfect tape of the people taking the money off the plane. that was given to us, has to be, by the iranians. >> now he says the plane i saw on television was the hostage plane in geneva, switzerland. >> hillary clinton now up nine points nationally versus donald trump. >> we're running against a rigged system. >> of course the elections will not be rigged. what does that mean? >> ryan also opening the door of potentially not backing trump in the future. >> i have a duty to defend
republican principles. hello, everyone, i'm kate bolduan. >> i'm john berman. when a presidential candidate kind of admits he didn't see a nonexistent video he described in great detail twice, that's an interesting development. when it comes as a surprise that a candidate kind of admit hess didn't see a nonexistent video twice, well, that's 2016. after repeat lid claiming he saw video of a plane delivering $400 million in cash to iran, donald trump now says no, he tweeted this morning, the plane i saw on television was the hostage plane in geneva, skwitzerland, not th plane carrying $400 million in cash going to iran. >> despite his vivid descriptions of that video on the campaign trail over last couple of days. you need a reminder? here you go. >> they have a perfect tape done by obviously a government camera and the tape is of the people
taking the money off the plane, right. that means in order to embarrass us further, iran sent us the tape, right. it's a military tape. perfect angle, nice and steady. the tape was made, right, you saw that with the airplane coming. the airplane coming in. the money coming off i guess, right. that was given to us, has to be, by the iranians. >> donald trump we now see is backing away from that. cnn's chief national security correspondent jim sciutto is here with more. so jim, is it all now cleared up? >> no. i mean, listen, it's been clear from the beginning what this was. the question is the characterization of it. and in his tweet, he says something that contradicts what he said yesterday. in fact two key facts. one he says in his dwight this
morning he was not talking about a plane with money, he was talk about the hostage plane in switzerland. and, two, he says there that -- well, actually, his campaign has said it's something he saw on broadcast television, specifically fox news. his statement just yesterday and repeatedly before that had said he was talking about a plane full of money separate from one carrying the hostages. and that this was secret video that the iranians somehow gave to us, gave to the u.s. or to the public to embarrass -- to embarrass the u.s. so on those two key facts, a difference in his own statement within 24 hours. so the question is, is he walking back the claim or is he trying to create a new narrative here, right, denying, and it sounds like in that tweet he's denying he ever made those claims before. >> and, still, the conversation over the real crux of the issue, the $400 million. and the question of ransom or not ransom. that seems to be overshadowed
by, now, this back and forth over video or no video. >> that's right. >> jim sciutto, great to see you, go ahead, i'm sorry. >> that's a fair question, right, it's not new because we knew about these payments going back months ago but it's a fair question to ask would those hostages, those american hostages, have left the country if the payment was not made. that's a fair question. our elise abbott asked the official yesterday and the answer to that question is it's unknowable. >> jim sciutto, thank you. donald trump has faced a tough couple of days in the polls, down double digits in some pretty important battleground statements. >> let's bring in phil mattingly. georgia's kind of a red, red, red state. >> you could call it a red, red and red state. >> it's not going so out there. >> last time democrats won georgia is 1992 with bill
clinton. donald trump shouldn't lose georgia. georgia's not one of those states the clinton campaign has been targeting. they're not spending anything at all in that state. donald trump is now trailing hillary clinton by four points in the latest poll from the atlanta journal constitution, and here's kind of why that matters. democrats have been eyeing georgia for a couple of cycles. back in 2012, other than north carolina, this was the closest state president obama had to mitt romney he lost. he lost by eight points. but dem graphically over the course of the last 10 to 15 years the state has changed. particularly when it comes to african-americans. a portion of the vote that hillary clinton throughout all polling national and battleground over the course of the last month has had a huge advantage in. she's 83% of the african-american vote in the poll that came out today was going towards hillary clinton. so there are some opportunities there they believe. however, the bigger issue is if this is happening in nonswing
states, also places like utah, how big a problem is that for donald trump? he has to spend to defend in georgia. we talked about his big fund-raising day yesterday. his path essentially dissend greated disintegrates or goes up into thin air. >> defend, spend to defend, phil it could be the end. >> oh, stop it right now. >> line of the day. >> that's what they say. >> tm. >> phil mattingly. how worried is the republican leadership about this? house speaker paul ryan reportedly sent an urgent fund-raising appeal warning that, quote if we fail to project our majority in congress, we could be handing president hillary clinton a blank check. >> let's bring in cnn's senior political reporter manu raju right now with more on this. manu, what is the message that speaker ryan is trying to send here? >> that there could actually be a check on hillary clinton. remember, this is -- republicans are noticing that the top of
that big donors are not keen on putting a lot of money behind donald trump. they're nervous about him. they're seeing these poll numbers that suggest hillary clinton has a leg up, is a heavy favorite perhaps heading into november, and trying to convince these voters a safer bet is downticket, give your money to congress. that is going to be increasingly the message you'll hear from republican leaders to these donors who are very worried about what's going to happen to donald trump and they're worried about what's happening to -- after his last couple of pretty rough weeks, last couple of rough weeks here on the campaign trail. it's interesting to note that similarly on the senate side, one thing they're saying pretty dramatically to their donors, give us money down ticket because we can help ensure hillary clinton does not have a supreme court nominee, someone she can put, move this bench
dramatically to left. they're making the message on the senate side as well, to scare them that hillary clinton could win, let's try to protect congress instead. >> it's august, it's early for this kind of message. manu raju, thank you. alice stewart, cnn political commentator, former communications director for ted cruz, councilman jim moreti. also with us is jackie kucinich, cnn political analyst and washington bureau chief for the daily beast. and brad woodhouse, hillary clinton supporter and president of correct the record and americans united for change. doesn't anyone just have one title anymore. alice, i want to start -- >> never. >> this
fund-raising pitch from paul ryan uses the language, you know, don't give a blank check to a hillary clinton. "the washington post" notes historically those are loaded words. in 1996 republicans used that towards the end of the election
because they were nervous bob dole was going to lose. they did that to try to preserve their majority in the house. is this a message from paul ryan to republicans around the country we think we're going to lose the white house now, it's time to take evasive action? >> it's not unusual for fund-raising e-mails to have such do or die language like this, it's a call to action, it's an urgent plea for funds quickly and large sums. they had a great fund-raising month last month. this kind of language is not unusual. after the last seven days or so, there is some concern, based on being
off message in the poll numbers, and so clearly the plea in this e-mail is to appeal to donors. we need money now. and also talking about a blank check. making sure we support members of congress who is in some
contested races. up and down the ticket, we need to make sure republicans are nominated. based on the poll number, it's not look great for donald trump but he has time to turn things around. this is an urgent -- it's a normal call to action for donating. >> a normal call to action, but as a donald trump supporter, do you think this helps donald trump get closer to endorsing paul ryan in this whole back and forth? >> maybe it doesn't, right, but let's ask the same question of the democrats. this year alone, may 3rd, when donald trump secured the nomination sort of when cruz dropped out and july 19th when he secured the nomination formally. oh, my goodness what if donald trump becomes our president, we need your help as well. think largely what our last speaker said isn't largely true, these are things that are normal. >> scare them until they spend. >> it's a fair thing it work, right. the other guy might win, support us. >> fund-raising pictures are not
a place you see much restraint, usually. we'll stipulate that. i want to ask you about wisconsin. donald trump is going to wisconsin today, a state with a lot of prominent republicans, none of whom are going to be on stage with him today. reince priebus, the chair of the rnc, not there. paul ryan, speaker of the house, not there. scott walk, governor of wisconsin, not going to be there. a lot of "not going to be there" for the republican nominee. >> look, some of them have been very supportive of donald trump in the past, some of them haven't. it's just one of those things where you have to take who's with you, take who's against you and move forward. he has to compete in states like wisconsin. he has no choice but to be there and he has no choice but to fill auditoriums and big arenas like he's done every single state past and fill it with grassroots support. >> you think he needs these leaders? >> i don't think he needs any one particular one. it's not a question of any one though. >> jackie. let's talk about video, shall we? let's talk about videotapes.
let's talk about videotapes that doesn't -- >> very scary. >> not as sketchy as i needed it to sound. donald trump in this tweet he's either revising or clarifying, you know, the nonexistent video that he didn't see. you know, donald trump doesn't apologize a lot. he didn't really apologize here either. but he doesn't even clarify very much either. so why on this subject? why not with the khans, you know, why not with other things that we've seen before in the past but on this one he did? >> i mean, let's give him some credit for doing that. you're right, he doesn't do that. i feel like his advisers finally got to him for this one because there wasn't anything to prove that he was right and you had, you know, officials all across the government, republicans and democrats, saying this doesn't exist. it was starting to undermine him. it was yet another narrative. when we should be talking about something that the democrats are doing. where he should be attacking hillary clinton and maybe using this as a way to undermine her national security creds which is what you hear other republicans
doing. instead, he was talking about this video that doesn't exist. so i think finally maybe he's listening. i wouldn't hold our breath because we've said a million times is he turning the corner. it seems like this time that's what happened. >> much ado about nothing on this one. >> this is one of those times where it genuinely was an innocent mistake. he said, i guess it might be this, i guess it might be that. he had just seen the video an hour, 45 minutes before going on stage. all -- of everyone in the media really has said donald trump needs to do a better job of admitting an error and moving on. let's move on. if we want to talk about iran, we can do that. two-thirds of people do not support the iran nuclear deal, let's talk about that. >> let's talk about national security, how about that, joseph bo bo borelli. >> just leads back to donald trump, right? >> the former acting director of the cia worked under both president george w. bush and president obama. in an op-ed today in "the new
york times" which i'm sure many have seen, he wrote, trump is not only unqualified for the job but he may well pose a threat to our national security. as a former top official at the department of homeland security, what do you think of that? what do you make of it? >> i know mike morrell for a while. i didn't know he was not a democrat or a republican. i actually assumeled he was a republican. most people in the intelligence committee don't identify with a party. what i think you're starting to hear is if donald trump sort of owned safety and security for that monday and tuesday of the convention, in the last two weeks, it's really been about, let's just be honest, sanity and stability. it's really been, the focus has been, is this someone who would be secure in the position of controlling american's national security. you're seeing that from a bipartisan perspective now. real questions about whether his sanity and stability are worthy of the presidency. morrell sort of steps into that
quite aggressively. even suggesting -- >> yes, really out there -- >> unwitting pawn of the russians -- >> do you believe that? >> i think -- look, i think it's odd to be talking about donald trump in the context of every national security issue that is facing this country. i've never seen anything like this. we don't talk about -- we didn't talk about mitt romney's personality or anything, you know, you talked about the substance of what it would mean to be commander in chief. i think part of what you're seeing both democrats and republicans do is take a step back and go there are bigger issues here than whether someone's insulted by a tweet or whether, you know, including the iran deal, including isis attacks including zika. odd is a nice way of putting it but i think a lot of people are over it in some ways -- >> you want to respond? >> i think it's a coordinated effort, sort of out of the realm of normalness for cia past employees to start getting involved in politics.
i think it's a deliberate attempt to weed out donald trump's support amongst national security. >> clinton campaign up with an ad today that seems to be coordinated dramatically with that -- >> coincidence, timing, which don't happen in politics. >> brad, i think you thought we forgot about you but rest assured we did not. hillary clinton and the e-mails and her explanation, her consistent explanation about what she claims the fbi director said about her truthfulness. now, let me read you what he said in an interview. sunday, she talked to chris wallace and gave an explanation that received four pin knack p from "the washington post." she said everything i've said publicly has been consistent and truthful with what i've told them. what james comey said we have no doubt everything she told us was
truthful. fbi's james comey never said what hillary clinton told the public was truthful. that's what earned four pinocchios by "the washington post." but that's what she keeps claiming. why? >> can we first of all get perspective here? the fbi director has come out and said there was no wrongdoing, at least not to the point that a reasonable prosecutor would bring a case. we're still talking about, you know, her choice of e-mails, how she wanted to communicate within, you know, the department when we have somebody on the other side who wants to nuclear, you know, use nuclear weapons potentially -- >> brad, you're talking -- >> in this case, we're talking -- >> john, there's no proportion here -- >> no, no, no, in this case, we're talking about the honesty of the statement she's made twice now in the last week, that's what we're talking about here. >> well, look, i believe, i believe she has, she has an interpretation of what director comey said and the campaign has had the same interpretation. she testified truthfully in her
interview she was truthful with the fbi. let's boil down what we're talking about here. three e-mails, portions of which had markings that were classified. the fbi director said those markings were incorrect to begin with. and then 110 e-mails that he said were classified at the time that had no markings that they were classified -- >> he also said someone in her position, someone should know that there's -- that that information is classified and sensitive. this gets back to the fact, you know, what we wouldn't be talking about, this, if hillary clinton wouldn't answer repeated questions about this. why is she still tiptoeing and dancing around language? why doesn't she have a better answer for this? >> well no, here's my question, why are you still asking her about it? i mean, this is -- >> what? >> this issue was resolved when the fbi decided that there was -- that there was no case. we have someone on the other
side, like i said who wants to turn ukraine over to the russians. we have real serious issues related to donald trump, the proportionality here is out of hand -- >> alice, alice -- >> listen there was a year-long fbi investigation. the benghazi committee went on for years trying to assail her on these issues. when is enough enough. >> alice, i want you to jump in here, go ahead. >> putting some perspective on it, brad if you want to call it that, look, two cases here this week alone where we're talking about activities by the obama/clinton presidency where we have suspicious behavior, possible criminal behavior, but it's the cover-up that's the problem with people. hillary we know, as comey said there was careless behavior, but her continuing to say that she did not send classified information, we know that is false, we know that she did do
that. it's the continual cover-up of this activity that's the problems. just like with this money to release american hostages. we know it happened. to say it didn't happen is insulting to the american people. this is what donald trump needs to focus on, is hillary clinton and this type of activity, her connection with the obama administration. they laser focused on that type of behavior and not be a squirrel and chase a nut about some video -- >> i love the squirrel imagery. we'll leave it on squirrel imagery. >> always leave it on squirrels. >> i love leaving it on squirrels. guys, thank you very much, happy friday. coming up for us, does donald trump have ray charles ringing in his ears right now? is georgia on his mind? it should be with this new poll out today, putting hillary clinton with the slight lead in that red state, so what does the donald trump campaign have to say about it? we're going to ask. >> plus, new jobs report out. big numbers that could be a big
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georgia's on someone's mind and it better be paul manafort and the rest of the trump campaign. a new poll showing him trailing hillary clinton in that red, red, red state. >> former republican congressman from georgia and senior adviser to the donald trump campaign jack kingston, congressman, thanks for coming in. >> great to be with you. >> thank you very much. georgia, you know something about georgia. georgia not so much a blueish state. what do you say about these new polls coming out from the atlanta journal constitution putting hillary clinton slightly ahead? >> i'd say these are the same pollsters who two years ago told us michelle nun was close to becoming the next senator and neither one of them came close. we hear this, georgia's turning, it's going to be purple, then blue. but it never happens. i think if you poll, there were
862 people polled in this particular poll. if you pull downtown atlanta, you skew your poll to atlanta, then you get numbers like this. i don't think the poll was scientific. i'll say this as somebody who has won statewide in the state of georgia and helped dozens of candidates who have, i hope that hillary clinton spends a lot of time in georgia and spends a lot of money because that will free up our resources to go to pennsylvania, florida and other states. so, you know, i'm laughing at this in the back room. i know it makes a good story for the clinton campaign. it's kind of icing on the cake of maybe a good week for them. but the reality is, it is an absolute fantasy. >> laughing on the inside. i don't see you laughing on the outside. congressman, one more question -- >> there's the laughing. >> that would be too unprofessional. >> have you seen us? we're not the picture of professionals so -- >> just to move on, would you advise the trump campaign to spend any money in georgia?
>> i absolutely would not. the democratic party does not have a machine in georgia. we need to be spending our resources in states where there is a true democrat machine such as ohio or pennsylvania or florida. and those battleground states, as you know, over and over again, it comes down to one county, one precinct and you got to win, you got to fight there. so let's don't -- i would say do not waste money in georgia. >> congressman, we were talking about this at the top of the show. want to get your take as well. donald trump's course correction or clarification on this video that he described two times at two rallies. revising your depiction of the video but you didn't actually see, do you see that as a turning point in the campaign? >> well, you know, i'd say he's good at -- i have seen this b roll so i can see where there would be confusion on it. but maybe hillary clinton will take the cue and say, you know what, i also have been lying to
the public or i have had some problems with what the fbi said and what i said to chris wallace and let me come clean myself. but the reality is, as long as we're talking about $400 million in cash going to iran, we're winning. this is not a subject that hillary clinton are obama want to have discussed, whether there's a video or not. >> given that it is such a serious subject, $400 million going to iran, an important subject to discuss whether or not, you know, money should be involved or connected in any way to the relief of hostages. you don't think it's strange to describe a video that didn't exist in detail? and he said it was top secret and handed over by the iranians. it wasn't, it didn't. >> i think as long as we have the administration playing foot delawa footsies with iran, i think the president is so proud he's made this deal that he's given $400 million in cash to the iranians,
the number one terror state in the world, if he feels that good about it, he ought to say, you know what, we ought to deliver -- we did not deliver that money under the cloak of darkness. we actually have b roll ourselves. we want to show you how proud we are that we are sending $400 million in cash to iran. they're not going to do that. you know, either it's ransom money or it's part of a very, very poor $1.7 billion payment because of a deal that barack obama and hillary clinton championed. and i think the focus on that really does define the difference in the two candidates. and to me it's a positive thing to be talking about. so the voters can decide. is this exactly how we want our foreign policy to look or do we need the change that donald trump is talking about? >> congressman, i covered you a long time when you were in congress. you don't pull any punches. you're pretty candid. that's why i want to get your take on something that you said to the weekly standard back in february about donald trump.
>> i think you're setting me up, kate. >> i'm not setting you up, i'm just saying i know you're going to tell me the truth in your heart right now. you said in february to the weekly standard about donald trump, his record on national defense is murky at best and also about the troops, you said, i don't ever remember mr. trump being there or saying strong pro-military statements. how do you square that then with your support for donald trump now? >> i think in comparison to ted cruz there was a difference. certainly compared to hillary clinton, there's a difference. if you look at the national security picture right now that we have under the clinton/trump, clint clinton/obama years, it's worse than murky. you did not even have isis when they came to office. now one of the worst terrorist armies in the world. it's now according to the president yesterday in 18 different countries and a threat to the united states of america.
i think if you look at a cheat sheet of trump versus hillary, there's no comparison trump is going to be better for national defense. part of his bravado so offensive to people i think particularly in the middle east, they would listen to it and they would be concerned about it and i want our enemies to be concerned about the united states of america rather than looking at a weak barack obama giving money to iran. >> thanks for being with us, come back. it was a lot of fun. new this morning, a strong job report for the second straight month. this will have an impact in the presidential election, that's ahead. >> also this, zika fears, toxic water and multiple security concerns. this all before the summer olympics in rio even began. what does it all mean as brazil prepares for tonight's opening ceremony. we're live in brazil. we'll be right back. >> no tape delay.
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the countdown is almost over, it is almost time to watch the olympics on tape delay. tonight, the opening ceremony for the games is happening in rio. the athletes are ready. some of the events have started. soccer matches are under way. and 3 billion people are expected to tune in for the big show. >> synchronized diving is just that big. >> there have been a bunch of issues from robberies to health concerns over zika and a super
bug in the city's water. our nick paton walsh is live in rio to give us a sense of the scene there, what it's going to be like tonight and the challenges ahead, nick. >> john, kate, this is not the image rio wanted to give off. i'm roight in the middle of the main beach area, here to one side, a line of riot police. they're here because of this large anti-government protest that when it sees a car related to the government or the olympic committee here gets pretty angry. no violence at this stage but they're blocking traffic and the riot police have their tear gas weapons primed at this stage. why, because this is the part of brazil that the olympic committee doesn't want you to see. the interim government is very much despised by. these people say the money's been spend on the olympic games, not on basic public services. this is a country in crisis,
economically and politically. police securing the streets here are not getting the money they say they need. here clearly comes one vip car and another police escort trying to clear the crowd behind me here. less than a few hours away from the opening ceremony this is the scene. the olympic torch was itself supposed to pass just down the road away from me here. pass those traffic lights we understand. unclear if the route has been changed because of this protest but you understand why if that had been the case. these are people holding a sign, most of them, that says the president out. this is the interim president when president rouseff was suspended for impeachment process. they see as just fighting for power to some degree but there's anger here over basic services.
a country which has had riches in past decades but now many feel the money to made the city look beautiful and the venue for the games is simply being put somewhere else. there are people here angry about how basic police services haven't been around. we know there are 8,000 security personnel out here but some in the past complained they haven't been paid or they don't have money for fuel even. this is the scene on the key beach down here as the olympic torch we think is minutes away from pass down the road here, one of protest and frustration at the political elite in this country and how these games have been handled. john, zblaet really interesting to see that, the protesters, the cars driving by, right where the torch will pass by soon. nick paton walsh, thank you. the dow surging after a strong jobs report. donald trump team says not so fast. blasting today's job numbers saying they don't tell the whole story.
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it is jobs report friday. here's what you need to know. the labor department put out its july report showing a second straight month of gains. >> the unemployment rate remained the same, it's the lowest we've seen since 2008. these numbers are strong. our chief business correspondent christine romans joins us now. what do you see here, christine? >> i'm calling it a goldilocks jobs report. it's strong but it's not so strong that the fed will rush in there and raise interest rates, but it shows american businesses are hiring and they've been hiring nicely for a couple of months here. more than 1.3 million jobs added
now this year. and that sounds like a pretty good number. it's a little slower pace than we saw last year. we've had three pretty decent years of job growth. we were concerned in may, remember, there was a verizon strike, but strip out may and what you see here is a job situation averaging more than 200,000 net new jobs. that is enough to absorb new entrants into the workforce and lower the unemployment rate. it would have gone down but a bunch of people came off the sidelines and started looking for work so that means the labor market got a little bit bigger. people came off the sidelines and decided to start looking. the trend on that number is something you'd really like to see. one month of numbers is never something to write home about. when you see a trend like that, that's incredibly important. >> when you look at a jobs robert in july of 2016, it means it's going to make it into the political fray. >> it's going to make it into the political fray. donald trump issued a statement
saying these numbers don't reflect what millions of americans are feeling. he said these numbers will be spun by the media and the clinton machine to try to paint a picture that is not real. he says the real picture is this, we have the lowest home ownership rate in 51 years. home ownership has dropped because of the big crisis we had in 2007, '08, '09. the number of workers who work part time because business conditions increased by 5%. last, let's see, we can't fact check, that number, we can't find that number. it actually increased by 1% last month and is down several percent over the past year. people are either outside the labor force or unemployed. anyway, he goes on and on about how this is the single worst recovery ever. that's going to be the theme song of the trump campaign because that is what has resonated with voters energized by him. the numbers are telling us the labor market is still growing.
economists, they think maybe job growth could slow a bit to 150, to 160 for the months this year, heading into next year simply because of the age of the recovery. the recovery is now seven years old. wages are rising. that's good enough. wages are continuing to rise. what companies are reporting is in some sectors a scarcity of workers, especially highly skilled industries. >> christine romans, thank you very much. >> the one person who lost their job, you don't feel that recovery. >> 100% or zero percent. >> exactly right. >> hillary clinton will speak to a group of people she rarely addresses, a group of reporters. no, it's not a news conference. it does come on the heels of this strong jobs report. >> the jobs report, we will see if she mentions it. she probably will tout what the obama administration has done and maybe she's done her part to help those job numbers along. she'll be taking to the stage
shortly. we'll bring that to you when she does. let's go to m.j. lee, she's joining us live from that convention in washington, d.c. what are you hearing there? >> hillary clinton as you know has been very focused on her jobs and economic agenda. this jobs report really couldn't come at a better time. the strong report will help her make the case that she's going to take the mantle from president obama and really build on the progress that he has made in his eight years in the white house. as you mentioned, she will be taking the stage behind me in a little bit to address a group of hispanic and black reporters. so it will be interesting to see how she talks about the economy, especially the ways that the economy has posed challenges for minority groups. of course, blacks and hispanics, overwhelmingly favor hillary clinton over donald trump. but the big challenge for hillary clinton going into november is making sure that these voters really turn out and head to the polling booths to vote. to set the political scene, hillary clinton is riding high after the bumps she's seen after
the convention, she has seen her number s surge. of course the campaign says they know the race is going to tighten and this is why she's going to continue making the case and hone the message that donald trump is unfit to be president of the united states. >> she's speaking to a roomful of reporters. will there be a question and answer period? >> organizers say she does currently plan to take some questions from some of the reporters here. of course, this has been a sore subject for some of the reporters covering her. because she so rarely takes questions from reporters. we'll see how forth right she is in answering some of the questions and how many time she spends talking to reporters here. >> you can be sure the reporters will be counting those minutes and see if she will take questions. thank you so much. we'll bring that to you when hillary clinton takes the stage. we also have this. it is no secret right now paul ryan and donald trump don't
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