The newspaper has never before taken a position in a presidential race.
Trump has offered both praise and criticism of the German leader.
Majority Forward and AFSCME are accusing Blunt of conflicts of interest.
“Those are fan polls, man,” Todd said.
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Clinton adds that she admires Germany's Angela Merkel.
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The data is far from conclusive, but...
The surveys so far suggest Clinton got a modest bump in polls.
"What a rigged deal, I tell you," Trump said in New Hampshire.
Christie denies he is under consideration for the new role.