2016 Democratic Primary  (Page 20)

Marco Hits Back at Hillary in Puerto Rico

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 6, 2015 at 9:00am 9/6/2015 at 9:00am

This week top presidential contenders from both parties journeyed to Puerto Rico to talk economics, health care, and the future of the commonwealth’s place in American politics. Puerto Ricans won’t vote in the presidential election, but their 23 delegates could mean the difference between life and campaign death in a field...

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Hillary Twice Refuses to Apologize for Emailgate

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 4, 2015 at 1:30pm 9/4/2015 at 1:30pm

Embattled Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton descended from her ivory tower Friday to speak with MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell.

“You said recently that using your personal email as Secretary of State was not the best choice and that you take responsibility,” Mitchell began. “Are you sorry?”

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Former Clinton Aide Will Invoke Fifth Amendment in Hearings

https://twitter.com/Bridget_PJM/status/633759714334085120
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 8:39pm 9/3/2015 at 8:39pm
https://twitter.com/Bridget_PJM/status/633759714334085120

The former Hillary Clinton aide who set up the now-infamous “home-brew” server has told at least three Congressional committees that if he is asked to testify about Clinton’s server or system of records, he will invoke the Fifth Amendment.

Magliano worked on Clinton’s 2008 presidential...

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Buzz Around Biden Continues to Grow

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 2:30pm 9/3/2015 at 2:30pm

As Hillary Clinton continues to stumble over scandals and sink in the polls, speculation is growing around the possibility of a Joe Biden run for 2016. A trip to Florida by the VP this week is fueling the fire.

Ed O’Keefe of the Washington Post:

A speech. A party fundraiser. In Florida. Clinton?...

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Bernie Sanders Explains ‘Democratic Socialism’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 6:50pm 9/2/2015 at 6:50pm

Does calling it ‘Democratic Socialism’ make it less socialisty?

Nah. Not really. But that doesn’t stop Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders from pretending there’s a difference.

“What Democratic Socialism is about, is having a government which reflects the interests of the ordinary people, rather than is currently the case, the billionaire class,”...

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Video sting alleges Clinton campaign willingness to skirt the rules

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 8:00pm 9/1/2015 at 8:00pm

In Project Veritas Action’s undercover investigation into Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, James O’Keefe claims Hillary’s top campaign advisors violated FEC laws.

Filmed during Hillary’s campaign kick-off event, the video captures two senior Clinton campaign staffers allowing a Canadian citizen pay for campaign swag by giving her money to an American citizen.

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Bernie Sanders Tries to Build Gun Control Cred with Left

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 31, 2015 at 10:00am 8/31/2015 at 10:00am

Bernie Sanders is getting hit from his left on gun control. Vermont is a very blue state, but it’s also rural and has plenty of gun owners.

Yesterday on CNN, he assured Jake Tapper and, by extension, progressive Democratic primary voters that he strongly believes in greater gun control:

Bernie Sanders says he’s...

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Media Reacts To Hillary’s Terrorist Comments

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 30, 2015 at 12:30pm 8/30/2015 at 12:30pm

Hillary Clinton stirred up a hornets nest with her comparison of her GOP rivals to terrorists:

“Now, extreme views about women, we expect that from some of the terrorist groups, we expect that from people...

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Hillary falling in Iowa: “This feels like 2008 all over again”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 9:55pm 8/29/2015 at 9:55pm

We know from recent polling that Hillary Clinton is in trouble in New Hamspshire.

Now she has problems in Iowa, according to a Des Moines Register poll released Saturday night:

Liberal revolutionary Bernie Sanders, riding an updraft of insurgent passion in Iowa, has closed to within 7 points of Hillary Clinton in the...

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O’Malley Slams DNC Rigged Debate Schedule, Wasserman Schultz Not Pleased

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 2:30pm 8/29/2015 at 2:30pm

Martin O’Malley’s complaints about the lack of Democratic debates are getting louder and it’s beginning to put a strain on his party. DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz was not happy about his speech at a recent event.

Bradford Richardson of The Hill:

O’Malley challenges DNC over ‘rigged’ debate schedule

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley...

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Hillary shuts down Ed Henry’s questions on Huma, Servergate

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 28, 2015 at 6:17pm 8/28/2015 at 6:17pm

Is Hillary Clinton nervous, irritated, or both?

If I’m placing my bets, I’m going with nervous. Things aren’t going well for her—recent polling shows that voters like Vice President Joe Biden (some like him even more than they like Clinton,) the media is closing in on her inconsistencies regarding her server...

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Dukakis 2016?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMZqaHxCa8g
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 28, 2015 at 4:30pm 8/28/2015 at 4:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMZqaHxCa8g

We live in an age beyond parody.

Deez Nuts and a boot-for-hat clad gentleman are (kind of) running for the highest office in the land. Gender is fluid, supposedly. That the Democratic presidential front-runner is under FBI investigation seems moot to progressive partisans. Green Day was a recent inductee to the...

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Huma Huma Huma

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 28, 2015 at 7:00am 8/28/2015 at 7:00am

Hillary Clinton’s trusted aide Huma Abedin was in the news earlier this month when it was alleged that she was overpaid while working at the State Department.

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Polling Update: Wordplay Spells Trouble for Hillary

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 3:10pm 8/27/2015 at 3:10pm

Quinnipiac University released a new poll today showing a slight shift in the way Democrats perceive their potential field of candidates. The numbers also indicate that those surveyed on the Republican end still crave candidates who by their nature are separated from “business as usual” in Washington.

More from Quinnipiac:

Vice President...

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Video: Is Team Hillary violating Iowa election laws?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 1:41pm 8/26/2015 at 1:41pm

James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas has released the first in what they say is a series of videos exposing lawlessness within Hillary Clinton’s campaign.

O’Keefe has targeted leftist groups in the past over voter registration practices—and now, he has taken that fight directly to Clinton’s grassroots operation. He claims that his undercover...

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Martin O’Malley: Democratic Party acting “in such an un-Democratic way”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 7:00am 8/26/2015 at 7:00am

Martin O’Malley is angry at his own party for the lack of Democratic debates, and who could blame him? He’s so starved for media attention that he’s taken to bashing Donald Trump.

O’Malley makes a valid point—what’s the DNC so afraid of?

David Sherfinski of the

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Report: Obama Gives ‘Blessing’ to 2016 Biden Run

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 7:00am 8/25/2015 at 7:00am

CNN reported last night that President Obama has given his blessing to a 2016 presidential run for Vice President Joe Biden.

This news isn’t completely unexpected but as Legal Insurrection readers know, it will change the landscape of the Democratic Party’s 2016 primary, especially if Elizabeth Warren is involved.

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