All Posts Tagged With: "Hillary Clinton"

Bernie Sanders Will Not Drop Out Despite Lead by Hillary Clinton

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is not going to leave the Democratic Presidential race despite the large and almost unbeatable lead held by Hillary Clinton and Tuesday night was a hint why. However, the path ahead for the underdog carries many challenges and a number of risks. Even though the Vermont senator lost in Arizona, where […]

Democratic Debate: Sanders and Clinton Find Common Ground

Presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton sparred during their latest Democratic debate over immigration Wednesday night, just days prior to a crucial contest in Florida. However, the two directed their biggest strikes toward Donald Trump the front-runner of the Republican race. Sanders and Clinton, competing to win the Hispanic vote in next Tuesday’s primary […]

Democratic Debate Turns Focus To African-American Constituents

The latest Democratic debate focused more on the economic fortunes of African-Americans than any of the previous debates. The Democratic candidates chose a good setting for the topic. The debate was held in the city of Flint, Michigan, a city that was a symbol of a middle class prosperity due to the auto industry. Today, […]

Systemic Racism Focus Of Hillary Clinton Speeches In Tennessee

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton spoke at two black churches in Tennessee on Sunday, vowing to “tackle the continuing challenge of systemic racism.” She was in the state meeting constituents before the important Super Tuesday primaries, where eleven states will cast their votes for their preferred presidential nominee. During her visit to the state, she also […]

Clinton Wins Big in South Carolina, Holds Super Tuesday Momentum

Hillary Clinton resoundingly won the South Carolina primary to take back the front-runner status in the Democratic race for the presidential nomination with a lopsided win over her opponent Bernie Sanders that worked as a great send off for Super Tuesday. For Sanders, the nearly 50-point defeat has crystallized the weakness he has with black […]

Hillary Clinton Takes Nevada Dem Caucuses 53% to 47%

Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state, narrowly defeated Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont in the Nevada Democratic caucuses on Saturday. With votes from 92 percent of caucus precincts counted, Mrs. Clinton had won 52.6 percent, while Mr. Sanders had drawn 47.3 percent. Mrs. Clinton gave her victory speech Saturday afternoon in a ballroom at […]

Tightening Democratic Race in Nevada Threatens Clinton Lead

With less than a full week before the caucuses in Nevada, the political nightmare of Hillary Clinton arrived at a restaurant close to the Strip in Las Vegas. Over 100 activists packed between a buffet of curry and a sign that supported Bernie Sanders. They made commitments for the caucus, they talked and they cheered […]

FBI: Clinton Investigation Over Email Server is Ongoing

The FBI investigation into the use by Hillary Clinton of an email server that was private is ongoing, according to a document filed on Monday in federal court by a top official with the FBI. In that letter, which was dated February 2, James Baker the General Counsel for the FBI wrote to the State […]

Bill Clinton to Campaign for HIllary

Bill Clinton is returning to the campaign trail along with all his different baggage. For a number of months, the former U.S. president has for the most part stayed outside the bright lights of the 2016 race, mentioned most just in passing by Hillary Clinton the Democratic front-runner. However, on Monday former President Clinton will […]

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Extend Leads

Donald Trump extended his lead amongst the many Republican presidential candidates amidst another round of controversy over the remarks he made regarding Muslims, while Hillary Clinton consolidated her lead amongst Democrats showed a new poll on Wednesday. There are fewer than two months remaining before the first votes state-wide are cast to determine the nominees […]

Hillary Clinton Being Grilled on Capitol Hill in Benghazi Hearing

On Thursday, Hillary Clinton confronted critics from the Republican Party on the House Benghazi committee in the inquiry into the attacks that in 2012 killed four Americans. Testifying in the cavernous and ornate assembly room, which is home to the Ways and Means Committee in the House, Clinton hailed the memory of Ambassador to Libya […]

Hillary Clinton Holds Large National Lead over Bernie Sanders

Aided by her solid performance in the first debate for the Democrats Hillary Clinton regained control of the race for the Democratic Presidential nomination of which she had lost some ground because of a controversial summer. She now has a commanding lead over second place Senator Bernie Sanders for the party’s nomination. Vice President Joe […]

Bernie Sanders Campaign Raises over $26 Million in Third Quarter

The reporting deadline is October 15, but Democrats Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton have already released big numbers for third quarter campaign donations. The numbers tell election pundits something about what the state of this election is from the Democratic side. The insurgent campaign of Sanders raised over $26 million during the quarter from July […]

Hillary Clinton Supports Iran Deal Made by Obama

Hillary Clinton the Democratic presidential candidate said on Tuesday night that she supports the nuclear agreement that the Obama administration made with Iran to freeze its current nuclear program in exchange for the lifting of crippling economic sanctions. Clinton said she supports the agreement because she believes it is the best path of all the […]

Clinton in New Hampshire, Bush Announces Candidacy

Jeb Bush is announcing on Monday he will run for President. The former Florida governor is set to announce at 3:00 pm ET that he will attempt to win the Republican nomination for president. Hillary Clinton is already campaigning for the Democratic nomination and held the largest rally thus far this past Saturday on Roosevelt […]

Clinton Slams GOP Over Immigration Reform

Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton lowered the gauntlet for immigration reform during her first campaign appearance for 2016 on Tuesday in Nevada. She strongly backed the recent executive actions of President Obama, promising to push for a comprehensive reform bill that would include a pathway to U.S. citizenship for the undocumented immigrants. She argued that […]

Clinton Hands Out Big Endorsement to Warren

Hillary Clinton made a big endorsement of Senator Elizabeth Warren’s work to tamp down on the irresponsible risks being taken on Wall Street in an article in Time magazine on Thursday. Clinton wrote that Warren never hesitates to attempt to maintain control over even the most powerful people from bankers, to lobbyists, to senior officials […]

Hillary Clinton Expected to Announce Presidential Bid on Sunday

On Sunday, via a social media video message, Hillary Clinton is expected to launch here candidacy for the Democratic Presidential nomination, said a person close to the situation. She will then travel to states that are early voting such as Iowa and New Hampshire with the intention of making her case to the voter. The […]

Report: Clinton Renting Space in Brooklyn for Campaign

Hillary Clinton has reportedly leased two floors of a Brooklyn office building called 1 Pierrepont Plaza for what will be the headquarters for her presidential campaign according to a person who is familiar with the reported deal. The reported agreement puts Clinton’s political hub at the edge of Brooklyn Heights and the civic center, only […]

Obama Learned of Private Email Use by Clinton from News

President Obama said he first learned that Hillary Clinton his former secretary of state had used her private email during her time with the state department from news reports; amidst reports the State Department and White House might have been aware as long ago as last August that Clinton was not using government email. Obama […]

White House Knew of Clinton Emails Last August

The State Department, the White House and the personal office of Hillary Clinton knew in August of 2014, that Republicans in the House had received data showing that Clinton had conducted official business for the government through her private email and the staff at Clinton’s office decided to keep it quiet. Sources that are familiar […]

Clinton Leads Polls For Presidential Hopefuls

Hillary Clintons holds a lead of double digits over potential challengers for the Republican Party Mitt Romney and Jeb Bush as the likely presidential candidate from the Democratic Party moves closer to formally entering the race shows a new poll. Although Romney, Bush and Clinton are longtime politicians and part of political dynasties, voters are […]

Hillary Clinton On Torture Use

Hillary Clinton has spoken out against using torture during a speech on Tuesday in New York. She strongly condemned the tactics for just the first time since the recently report on the interrogation methods used by the CIA from over a decade ago that the Senate Intelligence Committee released. Clinton said that today we could […]

Poll: Christie Would Be Routed by Clinton in His Own State

Voters in New Jersey said that the country was not ready to have one of its own as commander-in-chief and likely would choose Hillary Clinton over Chris Christie their own governor, by an 11 point margin, says a new poll released on Thursday. By a slight majority, the survey said that Christie would not be […]

Democrats Want Signal from Clinton

Over the last couple of months, Hillary Clinton has finished a book tour, distanced herself from President Obama and is off to Iowa next month, which is the traditional host of the first presidential nomination contest. What do Democrats say is so significant about her activity is that she talks and walks like a candidate […]