• Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Subscribe
  • RSS

Bernie Sanders Closing On Hillary In Iowa According To New Poll

Hillary Clinton Bernie Sanders

A new poll shows Bernie Sanders gaining traction outside of New Hampshire for the first time.

Clinton’s Democratic Opponents Upset With Parsimonious Debate Schedule

2016 Democratic Field

Some of Hillary Clinton’s Democratic opponents are complaining about the DNC’s parsimonious debate schedule.

Voter’s Words For Hillary Clinton: “Liar,” Dishonest,” “Untrustworthy”

Clinton, Gates, And Mullen Testify Before Senate Foreign Relations Cmte

Hillary Clinton has a bit of a public image problem, but it’s not clear if that will hurt her politically.

Bernie Sanders Is Giving Hillary Clinton A Contest In New Hampshire, But Nowhere Else

Hillary Clinton Bernie Sanders

Another poll shows Bernie Sanders doing will in New Hampshire, but there’s no evidence he’s catching on anywhere else in the country.

Elizabeth Warren’s Supporters Aren’t Thrilled About Joe Biden, But Who Is Really?

Biden

Joe Biden may want to run for President, but does anyone else? It doesn’t really seem like it.

The Biden Speculation Continues

Joe Biden Speaking

Thanks in part to a slow summer news cycle, the speculation about Vice-President Biden entering the race for President seems to be reaching a fever pitch.

As Hillary Clinton’s Poll Numbers Drop, Is A Biden Candidacy Becoming More Likely?

Biden

The reports about Vice-President Biden possibly entering the Presidential race continue to persist.

Private Email Servers And Hillary Clinton’s Judgment, Or Lack Thereof

Clinton Shrug

Hillary Clinton’s own campaign admits she “didn’t think it through” when she decided to use a private email server as Secretary of State.

Hillary Clinton Continues To Dodge And Dismiss Questions About Her Private Email Server

Hillary Clinton Blackberry

While new information seems to come out on a daily basis, Hillary Clinton would rather that everyone think that her private email server wasn’t really a very big deal.

Hillary Clinton Turns Over Server After New Classified Emails Are Revealed

Hillary Clinton Blackberry

Hillary Clinton has turned over her private email server in the wake of reports about highly classified information in her email.

Democrats Set Debate Schedule

Democrat-Donkey

While Republicans prepare for their first Presidential debate today, the Democrats have released their own debate schedule: Democrats have got themselves a primary. The first debate for the Democratic Party’s 2016 presidential contenders will take place October 13 in Nevada and be hosted by CNN, the Democratic National Committee announced Thursday, just hours before Republican […]

F.B.I. Investigating Security Of Clinton’s Private Email Server

Hillary Clinton Blackberry

The F.B.I. seems to be looking in to just how secure. Hillary Clinton’s private email server was while she was Secretary of State.

American Public Turning Against Iran Nuclear Deal According To New Polls

Iran Nuclear Deal Congress

Recent polling has shown the American public to be highly skeptical, at beast, of the Iran Nuclear Deal. That may not be enough to kill it in Congress, though.

Joe Biden Is Thinking About Taking On Hillary Clinton

Obama-Biden-Clinton

Reports are saying that Joe Biden is taking another look at running for the Democratic nomination for President. But would he really do it?

Taking A Look At The Second Quarter Money Race

campaign-money-parties

The big winners are Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton.

Drop In Hillary Clinton’s Favorability Numbers May Not Be A Big Deal

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Hillary Clinton has suffered drops in her favorability numbers lately, but that may not mean much for 2016.

Clinton To Testify Before House Benghazi Committee October 22nd

Clinton Testifies On Benghazi Attack

Get ready for another pointless political circus.

Federal Inspectors General Call For Criminal Investigation Of Hillary Clinton’s Emails

Hillary Clinton Blackberry

Did Hillary Clinton mishandle classified information while Secretary of State? Two Inspectors General want to find out.

Bad News For Hillary Clinton, Or Much Ado About Nothing In New Battleground Polls?

Campaign 2016

Polling in three battleground states shows Hillary Clinton slightly trailing three top Republicans, but it means far less than you might think.

Biden For President?

Biden

There’s another round of reports about Joe Biden running for President, but I wouldn’t put much stock them.

Can Congress Stop The Iran Nuclear Deal?

Iran Nuclear Deal Congress

In the end, the odds that Congress can actually stop the new deal regarding Iran’s nuclear program are pretty low.

Jim Webb Is Running For President For Some Reason

Jim Webb

Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb is running for President for reasons I would assume make sense to him.

Hillary Clinton Raises $45 Million In First Fundraising Quarter

Hillary Clinton Blackberry

With the end of the FEC reporting quarter coming at midnight last night, we’re starting to get the first fundraising reports from campaigns. Not surprisingly, the first report came from Hillary Clinton’s camp and it showed her bringing in a record amount over the past three months: Hillary Rodham Clinton’s campaign expects to have raised […]

The Politics Of Obamacare After King v. Burwell

congress-healthcare

In the wake of the latest Supreme Court decision, the Affordable Care Act seems to have become even more firmly established than it was before last week, and the prospect of repeal has become even less likely.

How Seriously Should We Take The Polls Showing Bernie Sanders Surging?

Hillary Clinton Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders is closing in the polls, but it still seems as though it doesn’t mean as much as some political pundits will try to tell you it does.

Hillary Clinton Remains Untouchable In The Polls

Hillary Clinton departs Malta for Liyba

A new poll shows that Hillary Clinton remains largely unstoppable on her quest for the Democratic Presidential Nomination, and she has a pretty clear path to the White House as well.

Bernie Sanders Is “Surging” In New Hampshire, But Don’t Read Too Much Into It

Hillary Clinton Bernie Sanders

Two new polls show Bernie Sanders rising in the polls in New Hampshire, but they likely don’t mean anything in the long term.

Hillary Clinton “Re-Launches” Presidential Campaign

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Hillary Clinton opened a new phase in her campaign for President yesterday with a speech in New York City.

Congress Rebukes Obama On Trade, And Thus The Lame Duck Era Begins

Capitol Building

House Democrats defied President Obama on an important trade deal today, thus arguably marking the official beginning of his lame duck status.

Reports Of Hillary Clinton’s Impending Political Demise Are Mostly Just Wishful Thinking

Hillary Clinton Holds Campaign Roundtable In Las Vegas

Even with a recent negative downturn in the polls, the reports of Hillary Clinton’s impending political demise are largely wishful thinking on the part of conservatives.

Hillary Clinton’s Favorability Hits Its Lowest Level In Years

Clinton, Gates, And Mullen Testify Before Senate Foreign Relations Cmte

Hillary Clinton is taking a hit in the polls, but it’s unclear if that’s going to matter when 2016 rolls around.

New Iowa Poll Shows Why 2016 Isn’t 2008 For Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton Holds Campaign Roundtable In Las Vegas

Hillary Clinton remains as much the inevitable Democratic nominee as she always has been.

First Batch Of Hillary Clinton Benghazi Emails Reveals No Smoking Guns

Benghazi 3

The first batch of email from Hillary Clinton regarding the 2012 attack in Benghazi have been released, and they don’t reveal anything we didn’t already know.

Clinton Foundation Discloses $26 Million In Contributions It ‘Forgot’ To Disclose Before

Hillary Bill Chelsea Clinton

The Clinton Foundation has disclosed that there were $26 million in donations that it had failed to disclose while Hillary was Secretary of State.

Hillary Clinton Is Ethically Challenged And Hasn’t Accomplished Much, Voters Don’t Seem To Care

Hillary Clinton Awarded The 2013 Lantos Human Rights Prize

Hillary Clinton is a deeply flawed candidate who might not even make a very good President. But that doesn’t matter in the race for the Democratic Nomination, and she’s probably going to be the next President anyway.

Martin O’Malley To Enter Presidential Race

Martin O'Malley

Maryland’s former Governor will announce his candidacy for President next week. Don’t expect him to go very far.

Federal Judge Orders ‘Rolling’ Disclosure Of Hillary Clinton’s State Department Emails

Hillary Clinton Blackberry

Drip, Drip, Drip.

Nice Work If You Can Get It: Bill And Hillary Rake In Millions On The Speaking Circuit

AFP E FACES 12 CLINTONS GOVERNMENT USA NY

Bill and Hillary Clinton have done quite well for themselves of the speaking circuit.

Hillary Misrepresents Citizen’s United, Says She’ll Demand Promises To Overturn From Nominees

Hillary Clinton Awarded The 2013 Lantos Human Rights Prize

Hillary Clinton told supporters she’d require Supreme Court nominees to pledge to overturn Citizens United, a decision she completely misrepresented.

George Stephanopoulos And A Question Of Journalistic Ethics

ABC's "Good Morning America" - 2015

George Stephanopoulos’ s ties to the Clinton’s have always raised questions about his objectivity. Now, there’s further reason to doubt that he can play fair when the Clinton’s are part of the story he’s covering.

House Benghazi Investigation Seems More Concerned With 2016 Than Investigating Anything

Benghazi Consulate

Not surprisingly, the House Committee re-investigating the Benghazi attack seems more concerned with scoring political points than fact-finding.

Hillary Clinton Hasn’t Taken Press Questions in 21 Days, Because She Doesn’t Need To

Hillary Clinton Holds Campaign Roundtable In Las Vegas

Hillary Clinton hasn’t taken questions from reporters in three weeks. Because she doesn’t need the media as much as most other candidates.

Quote Of The Day

Hillary Chipotle

From The Washington Post: One afternoon in April, Bill Clinton looked up at a television in his midtown Manhattan office and saw the grainy security-camera photo of his wife and her aide, Huma Abedin, at a Chipotle in Ohio, appearing incognito in dark sunglasses. He turned to aides and wondered, “What are she and Huma […]

Polls Show Little Damage To Clinton From Reports About The Clinton Foundation

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton inducted into the Irish America Hall of Fame

So far at least, there’s little evidence in the polls that Hillary Clinton has been hurt by the news reports about the financial dealings of the Clinton Foundation.

Making A Play For Latino Voters, Clinton Backs Path To Citizenship For Illegal Immigrants

Hillary Clinton Speaking

In a move that is clearly designed to have an impact in the General Election, Hillary Clinton came out in support of broad immigration reform in Nevada yesterday.

Bill Clinton’s Response To Reports About His Foundation Is About What You’d Expect

AFP E FACES 12 CLINTONS GOVERNMENT USA NY

Former President Clinton doesn’t seem to get it. Or, does he?

Revelations About The Clinton Foundation Continue To Dog The Clinton Campaign

Hillary Bill Chelsea Clinton

The Clinton Foundation’s foreign donations continue to be a problem for the Clinton campaign, and the story isn’t likely to go away any time soon.

Bernie Sanders To Enter Race For Democratic Presidential Nomination

NPC LUNCHEON SANDERS

Bernie Sanders is running for President. He’s not going to win, but he’s not running because he thinks he can win.

Hillary Clinton’s Tenure At Foggy Bottom Could Be A Campaign Liability

Hillary Clinton Blackberry

Far from being a positive, Hillary Clinton’s time as Secretary of State provides ample material for those who would attack her over the next eighteen months.

Political Experts Who Don’t Understand Politics

obama-romney-foreign-policy-debate

49 “experts in governance and democracy” to call for nonsensical reforms to the presidential debates.

« Older Posts