Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event in West Columbia

Why Clinton-Bashing Articles Are A Golden Goose For Her Detractors

We’re beyond corrections now.

July 29, 2015

Joe Biden For President?

Who else is the best person to continue Obama’s legacy besides Joe Biden?

July 28, 2015

Analysis: Hillary Clinton’s Bernie Sanders Problem Is Bigger Than Anyone Realizes

Let’s all please stop asserting that Bernie Sanders can’t beat Hillary Clinton in the Democratic nomination race.

July 28, 2015
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If ‘All Lives Matter’ Is Politically Toxic, Can Anyone Build A Coalition?

Saying “all lives matter” has become a political liability in Democratic circles, which says a lot about how influential blocs are shaping the 2016 political debate.

July 27, 2015
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the Iowa Democratic Party's Hall of Fame dinner in Cedar Rapids

How ‘The New York Times’ Bungled Its ‘Big’ Clinton Email Story

Given the New York Times’ deep bias against Hillary Clinton, nobody should be surprised by its embarrassing, inaccurate report of a non-existent “criminal referral” involving her.

July 27, 2015
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event in West Columbia, SC

This Week In Polls: Hillary, Donald, And More

The polls show Hillary Clinton trailing in crucial swing states — but at the same time, the Democrats have advantages nationally in some key fundamentals.

July 24, 2015
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the Iowa Democratic Party's Hall of Fame dinner in Cedar Rapids

Justice Department Weighs Request To Probe Clinton Emails

The Justice Department said it is weighing a request to look into the possible mishandling of classified information in Hillary Clinton’s private email account .

July 24, 2015

Clinton Camp Defends Email Use As Watchdogs Said To Seek Probe

Controversy over Hillary Clinton’s decision to use private email while she was serving as secretary of state have dogged her presidential campaign since before it officially started.

July 24, 2015
Day 2-Conservatives Gather For Annual CPAC Convention - DC

More 2016 Candidates Embrace The Trump Zeitgeist

For all the hype he’s generated, Trump is not the only presidential hopeful willing to make utterly mind-boggling statements.

July 24, 2015

Too Late For The New, Improved Clinton And Perry?

Unfortunately for them, their paths to the Oval Office are much more complicated now than they were the last time they ran.

July 23, 2015
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The War On Woman: McConnell Says of Hillary, ‘Gender Card Alone Is Not Enough’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said of Hillary Clinton’s campaign: playing “the gender card alone is not enough.”

July 22, 2015
Hillary Clinton speaks during the Arkansas Democrats' Jefferson-Jackson Dinner 2015 in Little Rock

Clinton’s Capital Gains Tax Plan To Urge Focus On Long-Term Growth

Hillary Clinton’s proposed plan to overhaul capital gains taxes aims to foster long-term growth by taxing some short-term investments at higher rates.

July 20, 2015

This Week In Polls: Dawn Of The Donald!

The polls that have come out this week show a clear pattern: Donald Trump is on the rise among Republicans. And that might just be their worst nightmare.

July 17, 2015
Photo: Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the 2014 Harkin Steak Fry in Indianola, IA. (Gregory Hauenstein/Flickr)

Hillary Summits On The Hill

Foes say she’s “joyless,” a silly code word Republican operative Stuart Stevens slyly tried to pin on her — as if Gov. Scott Walker is a barrel of fun.

July 17, 2015

Republicans Are Way Ahead — In SuperPAC Money

The 2016 election is turning into a crowded marathon — and a mad dash for money.

July 16, 2015
U.S. Democratic Presidential candidate and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the National Council of La Raza annual conference in Kansas City, Missouri July 13, 2015. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

Hillary Clinton Calls Iran Nuclear Deal An ‘Important Moment’

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Tuesday called the new deal with Iran an “important moment” and said based on what she knows now it is a step toward curbing Iran’s nuclear ambitions.

July 14, 2015

Walker Supporter Tells Bill Clinton Sex Joke At Campaign Rally

Rachel Campos-Duffy spoke of Scott Walker’s marriage to his wife Tonette — and then took a swipe at the Clintons.

July 13, 2015

GOP Reacts To Clinton’s Economic Policy Speech

You can imagine how Clinton’s speech might have rubbed the right-wing the wrong way.

July 13, 2015

Hillary Clinton Draws Contrast With Republicans As She Lays Out Economic Plan

Clinton said that boosting middle-class wages was the “defining economic issue of our time.”

July 13, 2015

Endorse This: Hillary vs. Jeb — Already!

During her economic policy speech today, in which she called for better wages and a move toward wider profit sharing, Hillary declared of Jeb: “Well, he must not have met very many American workers.”

July 13, 2015
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Hillary Clinton’s Economic Bet

Hillaryeconomics is a wager that voters across racial and ethnic lines, very much including members of the white working class, want a raise and better benefits. Can the GOP make a plausible counteroffer?

July 13, 2015
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Clinton Will Unveil Aggressive Economic Agenda That Targets Wall Street, High Earners

Hillary Clinton will announce Monday what aides call a far-reaching plan to restructure the economy to move more of the nation’s wealth to middle- and low-wage earners.

July 12, 2015
Day 2-Conservatives Gather For Annual CPAC Convention - DC

This Week In Polls: No Slump For Trump

However, most Republican voters still don’t expect Trump to actually *be* the nominee.

July 10, 2015
U.S. President Barack Obama meets with the Council of the Great City Schools Leadership in the Roosevelt Room of the White House March 16, 2015 in Washington, D.C. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss efforts to strengthen educational opportunities for students in city schools. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

The Week In Polls: Obama Up After Big Wins — And More In The Presidential Race

After a lot of big news, it’s also been a big week of polls.

July 3, 2015

Bernie Sanders Gains On Hillary Clinton In Iowa, Quinnipiac Poll Says

Hillary Clinton enjoys a 19-point lead among likely Democratic caucus-goers in the key state of Iowa over her nearest challenger, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, but that advantage has shrunk since May, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday.

July 3, 2015
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