WHEN AMERICA SLIPS BEYOND PARODY: Bill Clinton’s Wife Condemns ‘Scourge Of Sexual Assault’ In First Big Speech.
Bill Clinton is leaving his paid position as honorary chancellor at Laureate International Universities, a for-profit education company
The former president left his position as honorary chancellor for Laureate International Universities, part of a for-profit college industry that has drawn criticism over its students’ debt loads.
Bill Clinton left office a popular president, became a popular post-president, and re-entered politics at the end of the decade as one of the most effective advocates in the Democratic Party. He was key to the 2012 Democratic National...Show More Summary
Billionaire Canadian mining executive Frank Giustra is at the center of a blockbuster series of New York Times reports that raise troubling questions about the finances of the Bill, Hillary, & Chelsea Clinton Foundation. One of the paper's stories about Giustra's relationship with the Clinton family was published in 2008. Show More Summary
ABC's Good Morning America, hosted by former Bill Clinton operative George Stephanopoulos, on Friday skipped any mention of the growing scandal involving foreign donations to the foundation of Bill and Hillary Clinton. Yet, the lengthy program found plenty of time for superficial topics.
On Thursday, the Clinton faced a range of questions about their wealth — and the Clinton Foundation's — and where it was coming from. A report from ABC News noted that the quantity of money was worth scrutinizing too, although there has been no shortage of investigations into how much money... More »
As Fox News said: “The relationship between former President Bill Clinton and a group of wealthy Canadian mining investors who made significant contributions to the Clinton family’s foundation has come under scrutiny after their uranium company ended up in the hands of the Russians.” “That deal, which gave the Russians access to part of the […]
OUCH: The Disastrous Clinton Post-Presidency. “The qualities of an effective presidency do not seem to transfer onto a post-presidency. Jimmy Carter was an ineffective president who became an exemplary post-president. Bill Clinton appears to be the reverse. Show More Summary
He’s as honest as the day is long! Umm. “A Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter has claimed former President Bill Clinton falsely denied hosting a meeting with Kazakh officials when she tried to write a story that involved his foundation several years ago.” Honestly, are they just figuring this out now? “This is a […]
A Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter has claimed former President Bill Clinton falsely denied hosting a meeting with Kazakh officials when she tried to write a story that involved his foundation several years ago. Jo Becker,...Show More Summary
As Hillary Clinton begins her 2016 campaign, one of the big questions around her is the size and shape of her base. How will her supporters compare with those of President Barack Obama or her husband, former President Bill Clinton?
Jonathan Chait: “The qualities of an effective presidency do not seem to transfer onto a post-presidency. Jimmy Carter was an ineffective president who became an exemplary post-president. Bill Clinton appears to be the reverse. All sorts of unproven worst-case-scenario questions [...]
And so it begins. The New York Times and the Washington Post on Thursday published two separate investigative reports digging deep into the finances of Hillary and Bill Clinton, their family foundation, and the overlap between their interests and those of their global patrons. Show More Summary
The qualities of an effective presidency do not seem to transfer onto a post-presidency. Jimmy Carter was an ineffective president who became an exemplary post-president. Bill Clinton appears to be the reverse. All sorts of unproven worst-case-scenario questions float around the web of connections between Bill’s private work, Hillary Clinton’s... More »
I find the contrast between the impeachment of Richard Nixon and the impeachment of Bill Clinton one of the most fascinating comparisons in American history. There is no connection in most people’s minds; the accusations, personalities,...Show More Summary
Did you know Michelle Obama got a $100K+ raise shortly after her husband became a senator? She went from earning $121,910 in 2004 as an executive director at the University of Chicago Medical Center to making $316,962 in 2005 as a vice president of community affairs, right after Barack Obama was elected to the U.S. Show More Summary
A front page exclusive in Thursday’s Washington Post details the extent to which former President Bill Clinton’s personal wealth is deeply “intertwine[d]” with the growth of the Clinton Foundation yet the “Big Three” (ABC, CBS, and NBC) networks have so far yawned at the story and given it zero coverage.
As president, Bill Clinton signed the Defense of Marriage Act, which authorized states to deny recognition to same-sex marriages performed in other states. As a presidential candidate, Hillary Rodham Clinton launched her 2016 campaign...Show More Summary
I owe the Obama administration an apology. Since the early days of 2009, I've attributed our Russia policy to naivete. To that romance which those who sat at the feet of Old School commies feel for the Worker's Paradise of the former USSR. Show More Summary