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What “Third Term Curse?”

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Some have argued that there is an historical bias against political parties holding on to the White House for more than two terms. As with most commonly held ideas, that simply isn’t true.

Hillary Clinton Hurting 2014 Democratic Candidates?

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Some on the left are saying that Hillary Clinton isn’t doing enough to help Democrats in 2014.

Arming The “Good” Syrian Rebels Would Not Have Prevented The Rise Of ISIS

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Dispelling a rising myth,

Hillary Clinton Attacks Foreign Policy She Helped Create And Implement

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Does Hillary Clinton remember that she was Secretary of State for four years?

Voters Not Too Impressed With Hillary Clinton’s Time At Foggy Bottom

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A new poll suggests that Hillary Clinton’s record as Secretary of State doesn’t impress voters as much as she might hope.

Hillary Clinton Remains The Overwhelming Choice Of Democrats For 2016

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If Hillary Clinton is going to have a serious challenge in 2016, the person who will do that has yet to emerge.

The Myth Of Hillary Clinton’s 2008 Inevitability And The 2016 Election

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One of the most repeated comments about the 2016 race is based on something that just isn’t true.

No ‘Hard Choices’ In China

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The more than one billion people who live in the People’s Republic of China won’t be able to buy Hillary Clinton’s new book for new: Hillary Clinton’s new book will not be sold in mainland China, despite efforts by her publisher, Simon & Schuster, to sell the memoir there. Chinese publishers have declined to purchase […]

Hillary Clinton Keeps Committing The Same Gaffe About Her Wealth

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Hillary Clinton does not come across well when she tries to play the empathy card.

Hillary Clinton Wants To Make Sure You Remember She Wrote A Book Called ‘Hard Choices’

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Jon Stewart had fun last night with Hillary Clinton’s unique ability to mention the title of her book at the drop of a hat: The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video Archive

Conservatives Attack Hillary Clinton For Being A Criminal Defense Attorney 40 Years Ago

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Once again, Republicans are attacking someone for doing a job the Bill of Rights itself makes necessary and important.

Voters Like Clinton Better Than Obama On The Issues

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A new CNN/ORC poll shows that voters prefer Hillary Clinton over Barack Obama on pretty much every issue: Voters believe Hillary Clinton would do a better job on both foreign and domestic policy issues than President Barack Obama, according to a new poll. In a CNN/ORC International survey released Monday, those polled were asked to rank whether […]

It Doesn’t Matter When, Or Why, Hillary Clinton Changed Her Mind On Marriage Equality

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Obsessing over what a politician believed in the past accomplishes nothing.

Hard Choices And D.C.’s Dirty Ghostwriting Secret

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She won’t admit it publicly, but Hillary Clinton didn’t really write her new book.

Hillary Clinton Wants You To Know She Was Down With The Stuggle

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Apparently, things were tougher in Chappaqua, New York and on D.C.’s Embassy Row than we ever imagined.

Hillary Remains At The Top, But Benghazi Is A Vulnerability

Hillary Clinton Awarded The 2013 Lantos Human Rights Prize

Hillary Clinton remains at the top of the polls, but she’s got at least one big vulnerability.

Brian Schweitzer Takes Another Swipe At Hillary Clinton

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Former Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer has taken another shot at Hillary Clinton: Brian Schweitzer isn’t on board with the Hillary Clinton 2016 coronation. The former Montana governor, in a Time magazine interview published Thursday, criticized Clinton for voting for the Iraq War and for being too cozy with Wall Street. “You can’t be the candidate that shakes down […]

Hillary Clinton Takes Defiant Tone On Benghazi In New Book

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In her upcoming book, Hillary Clinton strikes a defiant tone against conservative’s continued interest in the Benghazi attack.

Brian Schweitzer Hits Hillary Clinton Over Wall Street Ties

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A prairie populist challenger for Hillary Clinton?

Monica Lewinsky Speaks

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It’s a late 90’s flashback thanks to an article in Vanity Fair written by Monica Lewinsky: Monica Lewinsky is taking to the pages of Vanity Fair to address her affair with former President Bill Clinton, writing that she avoided the spotlight for fear of becoming an issue during Hillary Clinton’s 2008 campaign, but adding that the […]

Unfortunately For Hillary Clinton, Benghazi Is Not Going Away

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If Hillary Clinton runs for President, questions surrounding the Benghazi attack will continue to dog her.

New Emails Revive Old Benghazi Arguments

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A new set of emails is reviving the old partisan arguments about the attack in Benghazi.

Elizabeth Warren: I Hope Hillary Runs In 2016

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While she continues her book tour, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is continuing to damp down Presidential speculation, this time by saying that she hopes Hillary Clinton does end up running for President: Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Sunday she hopes Hillary Clinton will embark on a presidential run in 2016 – even as chatter about a White […]

Hillary Clinton’s Favorability No Longer At Unsustainably High Levels

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Hillary Clinton’s numbers aren’t at the incredibly high levels they used to be, but they were never going to stay that high anyway.

Chelsea Clinton Pregnancy Reveals Everything Bad About Political Media

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Chelsea Clinton is pregnant, and once again America’s political pundits are making fools of themselves.

“Shoe Truthers” Claim Hillary Clinton Shoe Throwing Incident Was Staged

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On Thursday, Hillary Clinton was giving a speech in Las Vegas before an waste management industry trade group convention when a woman ran to the front of the room and threw a shoe at her: (CNN) – A woman hurled a shoe at Hillary Clinton on Thursday during a speech in Las Vegas, according to […]

Bill Clinton Has A Different Take On Edward Snowden Than Barack Obama

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Bill Clinton seems far more understanding of Edward Snowden than the current President

Every Other Democrat Who Might Run For President Is Waiting For Hillary

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The Democratic field for 2016 is frozen in place waiting for the presumptive frontrunner to make a decision.

Hillary Leads Everyone In Iowa

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A new Quinnipiac Poll from the Hawkeye State shows Hillary Clinton leading every potential opponent, Republican or Democratic: Hillary Clinton is a big favorite to win the swing state of Iowa if she runs for president in 2016, according to a new poll. The Quinnipiac University poll shows Clinton leading four top potential Republican opponents by at […]

If Benghazi Doesn’t Damage Hillary Clinton Politically, What Would?

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Is there anything that could stop the Clinton juggernaut?

Obsessing Over Bill Clinton And Sex Would Be A Dumb 2016 Campaign Strategy For Republicans

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Going after Hillary Clinton by attacking her husband won’t work.

Rand Paul Still Bizarrely Obsessed With Bill Clinton And Sex

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Last week, I noted that Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, who may or may not end up running for President in 2014, argued that President Bill Clinton’s sexual dalliances should somehow be relevant in a race against Hillary Clinton in 2016. This week, Paul is continuing in that vein, arguing in an interview to be aired […]

Rand Paul: Bill Clinton’s Lewinsky Affair Relevant To 2016 Election

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Rand Paul seems to think a 15 year old scandal is relevant to the 2016 Presidential race.

Robert Gates Hits Obama, Biden, Clinton In New Book, But Will Americans Care?

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A new book by former SecDef Robert Gates is making political waves in Washington power circles, but will it matter to ordinary Americans?

Brian Schweitzer Hits Hillary Clinton Over Iraq War Vote

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The beginnings of a populist challenge to Hillary Clinton in 2016?

Paul Ryan Most Popular Among Iowa GOPers, Hillary Leads Among Iowa Democrats

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A new Des Moines Register poll shows Paul Ryan as the most popular potential Republican choice among Iowa Republicans, while Hillary Clinton leads among Iowa Democrats: Iowa Republicans are wowed by Paul Ryan, a new Des Moines Register Iowa Poll shows. Mitt Romney’s 2012 running mate is wildly popular here with a 73 percent favorability rating, a […]

Elizabeth Warren: I’m Not Running For President In 2016

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The junior Senator from Massachusetts has promised to serve her entire six-year term.

Obama Shoots Down Talk Of Running Mate Switch In 2012

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As far as President Obama was concerned, the idea of replacing Joe Biden on the ticket was always a non-starter: If they had asked me, I would have said there is no way that I’m not running again with Joe Biden,” Obama told NBC’s Chuck Todd, who asked about a report in “Double Down: Game […]

Obama Aides Discussed Booting Biden From Ticket, Book Claims

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The news that Obama aides discussed a change to the 2012 ticket is part of the latest Halperin/Heilemann campaign history.

Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer Looking At POTUS Run?

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Former Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer, who recently passed up a chance to run for the Senate seat being vacated by Max Baucus, is hinting about running for the Democratic Presidential nomination in 2016: Former Democratic Gov. Brian Schweitzer is considering a 2016 presidential bid, a new report says, offering the possibility of a populist candidate […]

Hillary Clinton Fires A Shot Across Biden’s Bow Over Bin Laden Raid

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Now that she’s out of Foggy Bottom and getting back into politics, Hillary Clinton is starting to reveal more and more about her intentions for 2016 such as recently when she’s taken the opportunity make not of the fact that she and potential rival Vice-President Joe Biden disagreed about the raid against Osama bin Laden’s compound: […]

CNN Cancels Hillary Clinton Documentary

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A planned documentary about Hillary Clinton that had aroused much controversy among Republicans will not be going forward: CNN is canceling a documentary about Hillary Rodham Clinton after its director withdrew because of push back from the potential 2016 presidential candidate’s inner circle and the Republican National Committee. Director Charles Ferguson wrote in a Huffington Post […]

Hillary Clinton’s Presidential Run Un-Officially Began Yesterday

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Yesterday, Hillary Clinton gave a speech that will most likely be remembered as the start of her 2016 Presidential campaign.