Housing Secretary Julian Castro was long touted as a possible running mate for Hillary Clinton, but when the call came Friday informing him that the presumptive Democratic nominee had picked someone else, he wasn’t entirely surprised. “It’s disappointing, of course,” Castro said in a telephone interview Saturday morning, “but it’s also easy to put into […]
CLEVELAND — They may have come to praise Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, but mostly they came to bury former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Praise for Trump paled in comparison with the attacks leveled against the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee. Here are...
As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton struggled to fax, send emails from a computer or find Showtime on her television. Welcome to my world.
Because bigfooting my own breaking news thread with a breaking news thread is how my day has gone: BREAKING NEWS!!!!!! Hillary Clinton has Chosen Senator Kaine to be Her Running Mate!!!!! (Not an actual image of Senator Kaine!) (Also not Senator Kaine, but borrowing this entry would be cool for the VP debate!) […]
After months of speculation that Hillary Clinton might select Sen. Elizabeth Warren as her running mate, creating the first-ever two-woman ticket, or perhaps Labor Secretary Tom Perez, a civil rights lawyer who would’ve been the first Latino VP, her choice of Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine will bitterly disappoint some of her most progressive supporters.
The Human Rights Campaign hailed Hillary Clinton’s selection of Tim Kaine -- who has a solid commitment to LGBTQ equality -- as her running mate. Secretary Clinton’s selection of Tim Kaine contrasts starkly with Donald Trump’s running mate, Gov. Show More Summary
Secretary Hillary Clinton has chosen a tested and successful governor and senator for her running mate, and manufacturers congratulate Sen. Tim Kaine as he joins the Democratic ticket. I have...
By Steve Holland CLEVELAND (Reuters) – Donald Trump accused Democratic rival Hillary Clinton of a legacy of “death, destruction, terrorism and weakness” as U.S. secretary of state and vowed to be tough on crime and illegal immigrants in a speech on Thursday accepting the Republican presidential nomination. Trump’s 75-minute speech was designed to set the [...]Show More Summary
“Lock her up!” the crowd at the Republican National Convention shouted as Donald Trump wailed on Hillary Clinton. Would he take the bait and call for the incarceration of the former secretary of state? Somehow he resisted. “Let’s defeat...Show More Summary
Donald Trump accused Democratic rival Hillary Clinton of a legacy of “death, destruction, terrorism and weakness” as U.S. secretary of state and vowed to be tough on crime and illegal immigrants in a speech on Thursday accepting the Republican presidential nomination. Trump’s...
CLEVELAND ? Even though the recent two-year GOP-led investigation of the 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, produced no evidence of wrongdoing by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Republicans have repeatedly lambasted Clinton for the attack during the Republican National Convention. Four Americans ? U.S. Show More Summary
Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton’s longtime aide, testified in a deposition that Hillary Clinton burned her schedules while serving as Secretary of State, but the topic was picked up by few mainstream media platforms. The longest serving U.S. Show More Summary
In 1997, US President Bill Clinton added Iran’s People’s Mujahadeen (Mujahideen Khalq in Persian, or MEK) to the list of designated foreign terrorist organizations, and in 2012 his wife Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took them off. One...Show More Summary
CLEVELAND ? Hillary Clinton’s camp is focusing on Tom Vilsack as a potential running mate, but not because he is the former governor of Iowa or the longest-serving secretary of agriculture in half a century. It’s because Vilsack, in his own mind, remains a son of the place of his birth and upbringing ? Pittsburgh. Show More Summary
Dear god, I hope this is all about shitty sources, and not reflective of what’s actually going on inside Camp Clinton: Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack have emerged as leading contenders after a rigorous...Show More Summary
Pam Bondi, the Florida attorney general accused of being bribed by GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, said at the convention in Cleveland that his rival on the Democratic ticket, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton deserves “no security clearance.” Bondi has been hit with a bribery...
Over the past year, Hillary Clinton’s use of her own email server while secretary of state has been tremendously controversial and has sparked FBI, congressional and journalistic investigation. Some of the attention has been on whether an unsecured server was used to exchange classified information. Show More Summary
The media and the Twitterverse spread the news quickly Wednesday that Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is considering Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack as her running mate, but the buzz about that potential has been around for almost a year in the ag world. Show More Summary
GANGSTER GOVERNMENT: Labor Sec. Tom Perez Used Personal Email Account To Leak Info To Planned Parenthood, New York Times. “Tom Perez, the Secretary of Labor considered to be on the short list of Hillary Clinton running mates, used a personal email account to leak information to The New York Times and Planned Parenthood while he […]
Who is Hillary Clinton’s running mate? Virginia Senator Tim Kaine and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack are the most likely to emerge as vice president for the democratic party, after a scrupulous vetting process in the search for VP. Show More Summary