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Hillary Clinton Responds to Trust Issue

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivers the keynote speech during the Rainbow PUSH Coalition's International Women's Luncheon June 27, 2016 in Chicago Illinois. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivers the keynote speech during the Rainbow PUSH Coalition's International Women's Luncheon June 27, 2016 in Chicago Illinois. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

At the 50th annual Rainbow PUSH Coalition Convention, presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton pushed back at her naysayers as her negative favorability reached 55 percent...


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An intense wildfire broke out yesterday afternoon scorched dozens of homes and structures in this mountainous community northeast of Bakersfield in Kern County. / AFP / FREDERIC J. BROWN        (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

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In a case with far-reaching implications for millions of women across the United States, the court ruled 5-3 to strike down measures which activists say have forced more than half of Texas's abortion clinics to close. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

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An intense wildfire broke out yesterday afternoon scorched dozens of homes and structures in this mountainous community northeast of Bakersfield in Kern County. / AFP / FREDERIC J. BROWN        (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

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In a case with far-reaching implications for millions of women across the United States, the court ruled 5-3 to strike down measures which activists say have forced more than half of Texas's abortion clinics to close. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • John Enochs (Monroe County Jail)

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  • President Barack Obama speaks in the White House briefing room in Washington,Thursday, June 23, 2016, on the Supreme Court decision on immigration. A tie vote by the Supreme Court is blocking President Barack Obama's immigration plan that sought to shield millions living in the U.S. illegally from deportation. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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  • Corey Lewandowski, campaign manager for Donald Trump, gives the thumbs up as he leaves the Four Seasons Hotel after a meeting with Trump and Republican donors, June 9, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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  • FILE - In this March 12, 2012 file photo, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton checks her mobile phone after her address to the Security Council at United Nations headquarters. Newly released emails show State Department staffers wrestled in December 2010 over a serious technical problem with then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's home email server. They temporarily disabled security features, which left the server more vulnerable to hackers. Weeks later, hackers attacked the server so seriously it was shut down.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

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  • Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro introduces Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton at a "Latinos for Hillary" grassroots event October 15, 2015 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

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  • WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 23: Rosario Reyes, an undocumented mother from El Salvador, reacts to news on a Supreme Court decision blocking Obama's immigration plan, which would have protected millions of immigrants from deportation, in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, on June 23, 2016 in Washington, DC.  The court was divided 4-4, leaving in place an appeals court ruling blocking the plan. (Photo by Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

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  • Democrat members of Congress, including Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., (C) and Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. as they participate in sit-down protest seeking a a vote on gun control measures on the floor of the House on Capitol Hill on June 22.  (Rep. Chillie Pingree via AP)

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  • Former Secretary of Defense Donald  at the Hudson Institute in Washington in 2011. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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  • WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE  22:  Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) makes his way back to the Capitol after speaking to supporters of House Democrats taking part in a sit-in on the House Chamber outside the U.S. Capitol on June 22, 2016 in Washington, DC. Led by Lewis (D-GA), Democrats, have maintained control of the House chamber since this morning demanding a vote on gun control legislation. (Photo by Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

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  • In this image from video provided by House Television, House Speaker Paul Ryan gavels the House into session Wednesday night, June 22, 2016, in Washington. Rebellious Democrats staged an extraordinary all-day sit-in on the House floor to demand votes on gun-control bills, shouting down Ryan when he attempted to restore order as their protest stretched into the night. The sit-in was well into its 10th hour, with Democrats camped out on the floor stopping legislative business in the House, when Ryan stepped to the podium to gavel the House into session and hold votes on routine business. Angry Democrats chanted “No bill, no break!” and waved pieces of paper with the names of gun victims, continuing their protest in the well of the House even as the House voted on a previously scheduled and unrelated measure to overturn an Obama veto. (House Television via AP)

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  • Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks to media outside his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Former Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio announced he will run for re-election to the Senate from Florida, reversing his retirement plans under pressure from GOP leaders determined to hang onto his seat and Senate control. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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