Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Aug 08, 2016 3:01 AM

"He's going to win parts of Ohio, where people are really hurting. There will be sections he will win because people are angry, frustrated and haven't heard any answers. But I still think it's difficult if you are dividing, to be able to win in Ohio. I think it's really, really difficult." — Ohio Gov. John Kasich on CNN's "State of the Union" about Donald Trump's chances of winning the key battleground state.


"A lot of times you hear this rap about how politics doesn't affect their life. But that changes when it's personal, and there's nothing more personal than Donald Trump talking about deporting 11 million immigrants." — Yvanna Cancela, political director of Las Vegas' largely immigrant Culinary Union, on whether the Republican presidential candidate's views on immigration will increase turnout from the 27.3 million Hispanics eligible to vote.

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"When I was on the block, I honestly thought my heart was going to explode out of my chest. I was so hyped tonight and so excited." — Michael Phelps, who extended his Olympics record with a 19th gold medal as the United States captured the 4x100-meter freestyle relay.