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David Sherfinski covers politics for The Washington Times. He can be reached at [email protected].

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Hillary Clinton waves to confirm she was feeling better on Sunday after leaving the 9/11 anniversary ceremony in New York early due to feeling "overheated." (Associated Press)

Half of voters say Clinton has given false info about health

Half of voters say Hillary Clinton has given false information about her health, according to a poll released Wednesday in the wake of the Democratic presidential nominee's recently disclosed bout with pneumonia. Published September 14, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. **File (AP Photo/Evan Vucci,File)

Pro-Trump super PACs gear up for final months of election

Once spurned by Donald Trump, pro-Trump super PACs are grinding into gear for the final two months before Election Day, hoping to narrow the financial gap with Hillary Clinton's outside allies. Published September 13, 2016

Former President Bill Clinton campaigns for his wife, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, at Dr. James R. Smith Neighborhood Center in Orlando, Fla.  (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel via AP) ** FILE **

Bill Clinton: Hillary Clinton almost certainly healthier than Donald Trump

Former President Bill Clinton says that based on Hillary Clinton's lifestyle and underlying indicators, she's almost certainly in better health than her GOP rival Donald Trump, but that it's tough to know for sure because Mr. Trump hasn't disclosed as much information as Mr. Clinton's wife has. Published September 13, 2016

Donald Trump has signaled that he would resume the transfer of certain military-grade equipment to local police departments, a practice that the White House ended last year after police in riot gear were seen confronting protesters in Ferguson, Missouri. (Associated Press)

Donald Trump's vow to return military equipment to police jeopardizes outreach to blacks

Donald Trump's assurance that he would return certain military-grade equipment to local police departments is winning praise from law enforcement groups that detect an anti-police bias in the White House, but is prompting a wary eye from the NAACP as Mr. Trump tries to balance being the "law and order candidate" with his recent outreach to black voters. Published September 12, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks with 'Today' show co-anchor Matt Lauer at the NBC Commander-In-Chief Forum held at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space museum aboard the decommissioned aircraft carrier Intrepid, New York, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) ** FILE **

Donald Trump: People gaming the debates like Bobby Knight worked the refs

Donald Trump said on Monday that the system is being "gamed" ahead of the upcoming presidential debates, likening the situation to legendary basketball coach Bobby Knight working the referees and broaching the possibility of taking on Hillary Clinton with no moderator whatsoever. Published September 12, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Clinton leads Trump in Pa., N.C.; Ohio, Fla. close: Quinnipiac

Hillary Clinton holds single-digit leads over Donald Trump in head-to-head matchups in the battleground states of Pennsylvania and North Carolina, while the two candidates are tied in Florida and Mr. Trump is slightly ahead in Ohio, according to Quinnipiac University polling released Thursday. Published September 8, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to speak to the Conservative Party of New York Presidential Convention, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Donald Trump leads Hillary Clinton in N.C.: Poll

Donald Trump holds a 3-point lead over Hillary Clinton in the battleground state of North Carolina, according to a Suffolk University poll released Thursday. Published September 8, 2016

Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson reacts as his microphone stops working during a campaign rally, Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, at Grand View University in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Scott Morgan)

Gary Johnson: 'What is Aleppo?'

Asked if he thinks foreign policy is so insignificant that somebody running for president shouldn't know what Aleppo is and why it's important, Mr. Johnson said he does understand Aleppo. Published September 8, 2016