2016 Democratic Primary  (Page 18)

Bad news for Hillary – Bernie Sanders’ fundraising juggernaut means long campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 2, 2015 at 8:30am 10/2/2015 at 8:30am

The progressive base of the Democratic Party is voting with their wallets and has pushed fundraising for Bernie Sanders up to the level of the Clinton machine.

Over the last three months, Sanders has come within $2 million of Hillary’s grand total.

James Hohmann and Elise Viebeck of the

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Hillary’s polling dipped—but she’s still leading the pack

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 5:45pm 10/1/2015 at 5:45pm

A new USA Today/Suffolk University poll shows that Hillary Clinton’s numbers have taken a dive since July, when she commanded 59% support for her nomination. This summer Bernie Sanders drew just 14% of the support of those polled, with an undeclared Joe Biden still raking in 8% support.

Now, polling shows...

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Hillary Clinton Email Release: Round 5

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 6:30pm 9/30/2015 at 6:30pm

Wednesday afternoon, the State Department released a fifth installment of the embattled former Secretary’s emails.

This month’s document drop (the DOS is releasing chunks of Clinton’s emails monthly) contains more classified information than previous releases.

According to the Washington Times, more than 5% of Clinton’s emails in Wednesday’s batch contained classified...

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Clinton is Obama is Clinton? Hillary Stumbles Hard in Latest Interview.

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 3:00pm 9/29/2015 at 3:00pm

The Democratic primary is a strange animal. Hillary Clinton is the obvious and expected front runner, but she’s got a mad socialist chomping at her heels in key primary states; meanwhile, a respected former governor is waging an all-out war against the party apparatus over the party’s apparent protectionist attitude towards...

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Meet the Press Confronts Hillary’s Flip-Flops in Clinton vs. Clinton

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 28, 2015 at 10:25am 9/28/2015 at 10:25am

While riding the Sunday talk show circuit, Hillary Clinton encountered what should’ve been a brutal segment on her long-standing history of philosophical changes. On Meet the Press, a damning mashup called Clinton vs. Clinton would have been an uncomfortable for just about anyone one else, but not for Hillary.

The former...

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As Hillary’s Numbers Tank, She Hits the Sunday Talk Circuit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 3:30pm 9/27/2015 at 3:30pm

On top of last Monday’s news that Hillary Clinton was underwater for the first time in New York state, polls released today show Hillary still losing ground against Sanders and her favorability underwater in almost all demographics.

NBC reports:

Hillary Clinton has lost ground to Bernie Sanders — she leads him by just...

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Bill Clinton on Hillary’s problems: Everyone is out to get her

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:32pm 9/26/2015 at 4:32pm

Bill Clinton has something of a historical role reversal.

Whereas in the 1990s it was Hillary complaining of the vast right wing conspiracy against Bill, now it’s Bill complaining of the vast right wing conspiracy against Hillary.

The New York Times reports, ...

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Draft Biden prepares to…draft Biden

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 25, 2015 at 8:11pm 9/25/2015 at 8:11pm

Fledgling campaigns tend to focus on the most high profile primary states—Iowa and New Hampshire—as a source of both grassroots power and media exposure. They’re good places to build a profile; but what if your candidate already has a huge profile, and the campaign experience to match?

You expand, of course.

Vice...

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Some dare say conspiracy: Who will be first Hillary aide to flip on her?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 25, 2015 at 1:10pm 9/25/2015 at 1:10pm

The FBI’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email usage grows increasingly serious. Whether Clinton deleted emails pertinent to a Congressional investigation is only one facet of the unfolding story.

Among the emails made public by the State Department, several were later upgraded to “classified.” a FOIA lawsuit filed by Judicial Watch also...

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Hillary to Obama: Call off your f***ing dogs!

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 1:45pm 9/23/2015 at 1:45pm

A new book called Unlikeable: The Problem with Hillary reveals what author Edward Klein claims are insider accounts of a meeting between Hillary and President Obama.

According to Klein, Hillary blew up at President Obama during a meeting over the investigation of her emails.

Scheduled for release Monday, the New York...

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Hillary Waits for Pope’s Arrival to Announce Her Opposition to the Keystone Pipeline

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 5:45pm 9/22/2015 at 5:45pm

Speaking in Iowa this afternoon, Hillary Clinton finally unveiled her stance on the ever-contentious Keystone Pipeline — she opposes it.

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Even MSNBC is out to get Debbie Wasserman-Schultz

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 10:00am 9/22/2015 at 10:00am

Debbie Wasserman-Schultz is not having a good time this cycle. Charges over the DNC’s “rigged” debate schedule have gained traction, and activists and prominent Democrats from presidential candidate

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50 New Pages of Top Clinton Aide Emails Released

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 21, 2015 at 6:30pm 9/21/2015 at 6:30pm

Monday Judicial Watch released 50 new pages of emails from top Hillary Clinton aide, Huma Abedin. Released as a result a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit instigated by Judicial Watch, the emails are from the clintonemail.com server and were penned during Former Secretary Clinton’s tenure at the Department of State.

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Face The Nation: Hillary Defends Emails and Benghazi

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 5:30pm 9/20/2015 at 5:30pm

Hillary Clinton appeared on Face the Nation today and responded to questions from host John Dickerson on a wide range of issues, notably the Benghazi attack and her controversial email server.

On Benghazi, Clinton claimed that she felt no political pressure to blame the attack on a video.

On her email, she continued...

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Hillary’s Accomplishments: A Snapshot of Nothing Much

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 7:30pm 9/19/2015 at 7:30pm

During the CNN GOP debate, Carly Fiorina challenged Hillary supporters to name one of her accomplishments.

This is an exceedingly fair question of the former First Lady, sena...

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Crowd Heckles DNC Chair: “We Want Debates!”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 6:00pm 9/19/2015 at 6:00pm
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The inner-party tension over the Democratic primary debate schedule boiled over at a New Hampshire Democratic Party convention Saturday. According to the Washington Post, more than 4,000 delegates and guests were at the event.

When Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz stepped up to speak, convention goers began chanting, “we...

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Buzz or Real: “100 Percent Certain” Joe Biden Is In?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 12:00pm 9/19/2015 at 12:00pm

National Review reports on a cell phone conversation overheard on an Amtrak train indicating that the 2016 election may be heading in an entirely new direction for the Democrats:

When Josh Alcorn joined the Draft Biden super PAC, MSNBC headlined its story on the move “Draft Biden just got real.” Alcorn had...

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