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ВАШИНГТОН – Президентская кампания Хиллари Клинтон в США разрывается между попытками обеспечить победу с максимально возможным отрывом самому кандидату и открытой помощью коллегам-демократам, не столь успешно баллотирующимся в губернаторы и законодатели. Нельзя сказать определенно, как Клинтон может лучше помочь отстающим в гонке кандидатам: одержав решительную победу – чтобы вызвать общий подъем энтузиазма – или расходуя время и деньги на индивидуальную помощь этим кандидатам.

Лагерь Клинтон решил следовать обеим стратегиям. Хотя до выборов осталась всего лишь неделя, кандидаты в президенты колесят по стране: в то время как кандидат от республиканцев Дональд Трамп пытается собрать 270 голосов коллегии выборщиков, необходимых для победы, Клинтон пытается добиться как можно более убедительной победы – как по голосам избирателей, так и в коллегии выборщиков.

Буквально неделю назад Клинтон, казалось, шла к сокрушительной победе. Но 28 октября директор ФБР Джеймс Коми направил письмо в Конгресс, в котором объявил, что возобновляет расследования об использовании Клинтон частного сервера электронной почты в период, когда она была госсекретарем. Причина? Тысячи писем были обнаружены на ноутбуке мужа (проживающего отдельно) ближайшей помощницы Клинтон Хумы Абедин в ходе отдельного расследования его собственной деятельности. (Нет, это не сюжет фильма.)

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