“When Donald Trump says a distinguished judge born in Indiana can’t do his job because of his Mexican heritage, or he mocks a reporter with disabilities, or calls women pigs, it goes against everything we stand for.”
More power plants are switching over to natural gas, which has seen its prices drop as fracking has taken off around the country. Coal mining output has dropped by 15 percent in the state since 2008 and coal-fired power plants account for just 33 percent of the country’s total energy output today, compared with 50 percent half a century ago. Global demand has gone down too. China’s sudden economic slowdown created a surplus of raw materials, from iron ore to coal, leading to a collapse in commodities prices.
Unfortunately, Clinton’s current approach is the dismal standard in American politics, which made Bernie Sanders’ honesty about Israel and Palestine even more refreshing.
The seven states holding contests in the region appear poised to play a pivotal role in selecting the Republican and Democratic nominees.
The former secretary of state’s victory also established her strength among black voters, a crucial Democratic constituency.
Clinton appears set to win the the fourth contest with such a sweeping victory that it could restore her momentum toward the nomination — and which also might cast doubts upon Sanders’ ability to reach out beyond his base of younger white voters.
The junior senator from Minnesota responds to the online supporters of a certain other candidate, who objected to his endorsement of Hillary.
Clinton wins in state with a heavy minority population, but close result suggests the Democratic race could be long and hard fought.
Clyburn’s support gives Clinton a vital boost from the state’s most influential black politician ahead of next week’s primary.
With the foreclosed homes often switching hands multiple times, keeping up with voters who at some point lived in those homes is difficult.
It’s an excellent idea. But Sanders is vague — and his supporters quite naive — about the prospects of bringing a single-payer system to the United States.
Clinton entered Thursday’s debate under acute pressure to calm a growing sense of nervousness among her supporters after a 22-point drubbing by Sanders in New Hampshire.
Clinton campaign tweet: “Let’s dispel with this fiction that @POTUS doesn’t know what he’s doing. He knows exactly what he’s doing.”
Bernie Sanders celebrated his landslide victory in New Hampshire by making a special appearance with Stephen Colbert, and helped to open the show.
Hillary, the voter demographics in the coming primaries and caucuses are more favorable to a candidate like you. But you still must replace some of your caution with from-the-heart fire.
“I don’t think there is any doubt that he wants Hillary to win the nomination and believes that she would be the best candidate in the fall.”
Bernie Sanders will have breakfast with one of America’s most prominent civil rights activists, just hours after trouncing Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire.
The two insurgents coasted to victory on a wave of voter anger, thrashing traditional U.S. politicians in a display of anti-establishment power.
Campaign: “It will be very difficult, if not impossible,” to win nomination “without strong levels of support among African American and Hispanic voters.”