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Donald Trump will visit the presidential suite at the Trump International Hotel, sited three blocks from the White House, Wednesday morning. (Trump International Hotels)

Trump's new monument in the nation's capital

- The Washington Times

"Washington will never be the same." That is the motto for the new Trump International Hotel in the nation's capital, which is staging a private "grand opening" and ribbon-cutting with Donald Trump himself on Wednesday.

A recent Gallup poll finds respect for law enforcement is the highest across 14 demographic groups, among Republicans (86 percent) and conservatives (85 percent), and among liberals and Democrats as well. (Associated Press)

American respect for police surges to record levels, Gallup poll finds

- The Washington Times

"Three in four Americans (76 percent) say they have 'a great deal' of respect for the police in their area, up 12 percentage points from last year," reports Justin McCarthy, a Gallup analyst who notes that this finding is significantly higher now than in any measurement taken since the 1990s, and is just one point below the high of 77 percent recorded in 1967.

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus maintains that, despite a bumpy road, the GOP remains behind Donald Trump. (Associated Press)

Cheer up, conservatives: CPAC registration now open

- The Washington Times

As the election rages, life goes on. American Conservative Union chairman Matt Schlapp has announced that registration for the Conservative Political Action Conference -- CPAC -- is now up and running. The annual event is a reassuring spring rite for conservatives who are weary of shrill, insistent media claims that America has abandoned its founding principles and is now a progressive, globalist entity in a brazen new world.

A research study finds liberal bias in the media goes back decades. (Library of Congress)

Liberal bias in the media traced back to 1964

- The Washington Times

When Donald Trump claims the news media is against him, there are clear numbers to back him up -- and the evidence stretches back decades. It is an entrenched phenomenon. Consider that veteran media researcher Robert Lichter examined the voting records of what he termed the "media elite" to find that 81 percent to 94 percent of the nation's journalists voted Democratic in presidential elections from 1964 to 1976. Mr. Lichter released this research in 1986.

Donald Trump continues to wage an aggressive campaign, and plans to continue. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnick)

Trump still in it to win it

- The Washington Times

The final presidential debate is just over 48 hours away. Despite unprecedented attacks from biased news organizations, partisan pundits and assorted celebrities, Donald Trump continues to wage a relentless campaign. When Hillary Clinton's campaign rhetoric goes low, Mr. Trump goes louder -- and he stays on message. For the sixth time, the nominee is bypassing traditional pollsters and conducting his own voter survey, seeking insight from his followers as the Wednesday night fight approaches.

British singer Elton John has been fundraising for Hillary Clinton since the 2008 election, and will do so Thursday at a Hollywood event. (Associated Press)

Time for fundraising: Hillary heads to Hollywood

- The Washington Times

The West Coast still calls Hillary Clinton, and no wonder. The Democratic presidential nominee has some mighty, moneyed fans standing by, checkbooks at the ready. On Thursday Mrs. Clinton herself heads to the greater Tinseltown area for what is dramatically billed as "the final Los Angeles dinner" before the presidential election, staged in a sumptuous Beverly Hills home with tickets priced up to $100,000. Each.

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump, here with Laredo Police officers, has won the support of many law enforcement organizations. (Associated Press)

Trump: Loyal to law enforcement, wins endorsement from 354,200 officers

- The Washington Times

Donald Trump continues to win the confidence of the nation's law enforcement officers -- of particular interest to voters in a dangerous age. So far this year, Mr. Trump has been endorsed by the National Fraternal Order of Police, which represents 330,000 officers; the National Border Patrol Council, representing 16,500 Border Patrol agents; and the National Immigration and Customs Enforcement Council, which counts 5,000 federal immigration officers in its ranks.

Author Ed Klein has a new investigative book out which showcases controversies surrounding Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. (Regnery Publishing)

Ed Klein: 'Hillary is guilty as sin'

- The Washington Times

Here comes an October surprise. Behold, it's "Guilty as Sin" by Ed Klein, former editor-in-chief of The New York Times Magazine, a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and author of numerous investigative books, including "The Truth About Hillary."

Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight has stepped forward to clearly support and defend GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump. (Image from Fox News Channel)

Jon Voight defends Donald Trump: 'He tells the truth'

- The Washington Times

A Hollywood powerhouse came forward this week to speak well of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. In an interview with Fox News, Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight called the candidate "an extraordinary fellow who has accomplished much in his life," adding that Mr. Trump remains "clear and strong" even at the end of a 12-hour day -- and is exceptionally considerate to event staff and other personnel he encounters on the campaign trail.