Washington (CNN) – As former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton embarks on her new career as a paid speaker, she joins a lucrative family business that already has earned her husband more than $100 million since leaving office in 2001. And despite the sluggish economy, business is booming. According to a CNN analysis of 12 […]
Before environmental lobbyists and legislators push a hydraulic fracking bill through the Illinois legislature, they need to sit down with farmers in Clinton County and...
1. Senator Joe Biden, February 2007. 2. Bill Clinton, January 2008. Just 2 old quotes we had occasion to bring up in conversation around Meadhouse this morning. Storybook/fairy tale... the positive/negative description of Obama the Candidate. Show More Summary
As an Illinois House vote on marriage equality approaches, former President Bill Clinton is speaking out in support of it. Said Clinton in a statement yesterday: "Our nation's permanent mission is to form a ‘more perfect union’ – deepening the...
You have to say this much for Bill Clinton: when he changes his tune, he goes whole hog. The man who signed DOMA into law is now calling upon the Illinois state legislature to pass a marriage equality bill. “Our nation’s permanent mission is to form a ‘more perfect union’ – deepening the meaning of [...]
It doesn't take a rocket scientist to see Clinton's statement is intended to capitalize on his strong African American following in the hopes Black Illinoisans will lobby their state representatives to support the bill. [ more › ]
Blue Ivy Carter has a mini-throne! (Celebrity Babies – People) Anna Faris loves everything about her son Jack, of course. (Babyrazzi) Brandi Glanville and Leann Rimes: the feud just never stops. (Celebitchy) OMG, I don’t think we’ve ever seen Jennifer … Continue reading »
Rep. Greg Harris of Illinois predicts success for the state's marriage equality bill, which coincidentally today picked up Bill Clinton's endorsement. read more
By Scottie Thomaston Illinois Unites For Marriage, the state coalition for the passage of the marriage equality law, said today that former President Bill Clinton is calling on state legislators to pass the bill before the Assembly adjourns on May 31. Clinton said in a statement: “Our nation’s permanent mission is to form a ‘more [...]
It’s no secret that President Obama is in trouble. But, as I said last week, he’s down but not out. President Obama needs to take a page out of the Bill Clinton playbook. Part of the genius of former president Bill … Continue reading ?
Stu Rothenberg warns Republicans of overreach on the trio of controversies: “Let’s not forget: Republicans failed to capitalize on President Bill Clinton’s inappropriate conduct by over-playing their hand and pushing impeachment. Not only did they fail to drive …
Former President Clinton visited Colombia last week, meeting with President Juan Manuel Santos and visiting Bogota, where Mayor Gustavo Petro showed him around the city in an electric taxi.
(CNN) – A second term Democratic president, battling back against series of controversies. Sound familiar? President Barack Obama is facing a political situation not altogether unlike what the last Democrat in the White House, Bill Clinton, experienced during his second term. For Obama it's the controversies over the Internal Revenue service's targeting of tea party […]
Originally published October 2, 1998, in Comics Buyer’s Guide #1298 It is a time of national contrition. Bill Clinton, whose inability to take responsibility for any gaffes or apologize for anything, has launched his Atonement Tour ’98. It’s pretty impressive as he embraces the newfound ability to publicly say he’s sorry with the sort of [...]
Maureen Dowd does a great take on Hillary and Bill Clinton and their remarkable, continuing, and certifiable ability to overcome scandal and insult. Obama? Not so much. Actually, not at all. I hope he reads her column and does a u-turn, but I don’t think he will. Of course, given the fact that he’s been [...]
Leave it to Stephen Colbert to find a way to make Thomas Jefferson funny. That’s what he did when he was speaking to graduates at the University of Virginia — but he wasn’t the only commencement speaker to get the … Continue reading...
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) wants to lower the legal limit: Currently, the threshold is set at a blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent, as a result of a transportation bill signed into law by President Clinton in 2000, which stated that states had to adopt the 0.08 threshold by 2004 or else have their […]
Yesterday I noted here that Republicans in the grip of Washington scandal-mania run the risk of a rerun of 1998, in which overreach amid the Monica Lewinsky scandal led to backlash against Bill Clinton’s tormentors. It turns out multiple Republican … Continue reading ?
by Johanna Dasteel WASHINGTON, D.C., May 16, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Barack Obama's presidency is not helping the Democratic Party. That's the conclusion drawn from a memo published this week by Doug Sosnik, a former political director for the Clinton White House. Politicos are buzzing about Sosnik's…
While sparring with Bill O'Reilly on Tuesday, George Stephanopoulos channeled his inner Hillary Clinton on the issue of the terrorist attack in Benghazi. On the subject of who, specifically, told United Nations Ambassador Susan RiceShow More Summary