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Bill Clinton Makes The Case For Hillary In Intensely Personal Speech

Bill Clinton Makes The Case For Hillary In Intensely Personal Speech

Hillary Clinton’s historic moment finally arrived on Tuesday night, accompanied by an intensely personal speech from her husband Bill, that sought to recast her image as a symbol of the political establishment. “She’s the best darn change-maker I ever met in my life,” insisted the former president, recalling decades of Hillary Clinton’s work as socially […]

Debbie Wasserman Schultz To Resign As DNC Chair As Email Scandal Rocks Democrats

Debbie Wasserman Schultz To Resign As DNC Chair As Email Scandal Rocks Democrats

The chair of the Democratic National Committee, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, has announced her resignation on the eve of the party’s convention, dealing a blow to hopes of demonstrating unity in the face of the threat from Donald Trump. Schultz said she would step down after the convention. She has been forced to step aside after […]

Bernie Sanders: I Will Vote For Hillary Clinton – To Stop Donald Trump

Bernie Sanders: I Will Vote For Hillary Clinton – To Stop Donald Trump

Bernie Sanders crossed a verbal watershed in his slow march toward conceding the Democratic nomination contest on Friday by confirming he would vote for Hillary Clinton in November’s election. Despite previous assurances that he would work with her to defeat Donald Trump, the remarks are the first time the leftwing Vermont senator has explicitly supported […]

Clinton Clinches Democratic Nomination As Sanders Vows To Fight On

Clinton Clinches Democratic Nomination As Sanders Vows To Fight On

Hillary Clinton faces the last major contest of the primary campaign on Tuesday having already been declared the Democratic presidential nominee, making her the first woman in history to lead a major party bid for the White House. The declaration that Clinton had won the support of the 2,383 delegates needed to clinch the nomination […]

Can Elizabeth Warren Unite A Divided Democratic Party To Stop Trump?

Can Elizabeth Warren Unite A Divided Democratic Party To Stop Trump?

With polls warning that Hillary Clinton could lose the presidential election if she does not find a way to unite Bernie Sanders supporters behind her, hopes are turning to another champion of American progressives to heal the wounds of their long Democratic nomination battle. Elizabeth Warren, a Massachusetts senator who rose to prominence fighting Wall […]

Hillary Clinton Responds to Bernie Sanders’ Remark That She’s “Condescending” to Young People

Hillary Clinton Responds to Bernie Sanders’ Remark That She’s “Condescending” to Young People

While on the campaign trail in Las Vegas, a young girl asked Hillary Clinton, “If you’re elected the girl president, will you be paid the same as the boy president?’” Said Clinton, “Well, I think so.” The Democratic front-runner told this story to a crowd gathered for a round-table discussion on equal pay sponsored by employer review company Glassdoor on […]

The Sanders Campaign’s Sexist New Argument: Hillary Tries Too Hard

The Sanders Campaign’s Sexist New Argument: Hillary Tries Too Hard

On Tuesday night, following Bernie Sanders’s big win in the Wisconsin primary, his campaign manager, Jeff Weaver, understandably jazzed in the midst of a victory lap, said a really stupid sexist thing about Hillary Clinton. When CNN’s Jake Tapper asked him about the increasingly aggressive rhetoric between Sanders and Hillary Clinton, Weaver averred that his […]

Trump triumphs; Clinton douses ‘Bern’

Trump triumphs; Clinton douses ‘Bern’

The big Super Tuesday wins yesterday by Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton have brought both campaigns that much closer to clinching their respective party’s presidential nominations. Last night’s victory speeches indicated both candidates are now looking beyond the primaries toward the general election in what is expected to be scorched-earth campaigns from both […]

Hey, guys — gender politics are central to this race, not a footnote

Hey, guys — gender politics are central to this race, not a footnote

I’m not sure about this, but I’m starting to wonder whether gender is playing a role in the Democratic primary campaign between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. What do you think? Very funny, I know. In the wake of Sanders’ blowout victory in New Hampshire, I have had impassioned exchanges about this subject with almost […]

The Case For Hillary

The Case For Hillary

The case for Hillary Clinton is mostly a matter of rebutting the case against her. Once that’s done, you’re simply left with the most qualified candidate, and someone who is, by all reality-based measures, progressive (ranked the tenth most liberal senator). And just as important, someone who is capable of achieving results (I’ll conclude with […]

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