For much of 2015, the political questions concerning former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have been whether or not she can hold the lead. She entered the year the clear
It’s really embarrassing to watch her praise her time at the State Department as Secretary of State.
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Brad Podliska, who was let go from the Benghazi Select Committee, is now suing them. The suit alleges the “committee’s investigation changed significantly to focus on Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and the State Department, and deemphasize the other agencies that were involved in the Benghazi attacks and the aftermath of the attacks,” and that [...]
There's cause for concern in Hillaryland, the constellation of Democratic advisers, supporters and politicians counting on the former secretary of state to lead the party to a sweeping victory next November. Hillary Clinton's nomination is almost a forgone conclusion, barring any unlikely legal...
It was an extraordinary concession. Hillary Clinton, who voted for the Iraq war and then apologized for doing so, and who opposed the surge, now publicly concedes it worked. This confirms former defense secretary Robert Gates’s account that Hillary Clinton opposed the surge purely for political reasons. In his memoir, Gates wrote, “Hillary told the president […]
Senator Bernie Sanders is making major moves this week to prove that he is better qualified to be commander in chief than Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.In an interview Tuesday with Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric, Sanders was forced to defend his stance on foreign policy, which many believe to be a weak... Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton on Thursday will call for tax cuts on the middle class, a campaign aide said, reflecting a widening disagreement between the former Secretary of state and the other Democratic presidential candidates on tax policy. While campaigning on Thursday in Tennessee, Clinton will specifically propose an individual credit on health care costs valued at…
Hillary Clinton's campaign has spent much of the past week trumpeting her pledge to protect the middle class from tax increases. Clinton has "proposed a bold, aggressive agenda," campaign press secretary Brian Fallon said in a statement...Show More Summary
Brian Katulis: The overarching strategic framework and key ingredients recommended by both the president and his former secretary of state are similar.
Weeks after chairing the Benghazi hearing with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) held another politically charged hearing Thursday, this time focused on the refugee crisis in Syria and the efforts of...Show More Summary
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton outlined a more aggressive approach to fighting ISIS in a major speech Thursday that showcased a more hawkish approach to foreign policy than her former boss. In a closely watched speech at the Council on Foreign Relations, the Democratic frontrunner called for sending more U.S. special forces to Syria,…
Senator Sanders and Governor O’Malley made some inaccurate references to past tax rates during their presentations last Saturday night. All three candidates, including Secretary Clinton, failed to mention the economic consequences of past policies of the sort they suggested. Senator Sanders was asked how high he would raise the top tax rate. Show More Summary
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sat down for a foreign-policy interview with journalist Fareed Zakaria after she gave a speech laying out her plan to defeat the Islamic State, also known as ISIS. The Obama administration has all but ruled out sending US ground troops into front-line combat action in the Middle East. Show More Summary
Responds to Clinton comments on system: “I told you we’ve made progress and we have more work to do."
Judicial Watch revealed that US Department of State officials raised concerns that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was exposing classified information on Iran when they reviewed excerpts from her memoir "Hard Choices".
Marco Rubio was beside himself at about 10:45 pm Florida time last Saturday, as the Democratic debate was winding down in Iowa. Answering a question about the recent protests on the University of Missouri campus, Secretary Hillary Clinton stated, "I come from the '60s, long time ago. Show More Summary
This is why Hillary Clinton makes so many progressives queasy. The former secretary of state and front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination has launched a new attack on her chief rival, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). The subject...Show More Summary
The changes reflect millions of dollars in grants donated by foreign governments during the years that Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton served as secretary of state.
The Service Employees International Union, one of the country’s most influential and largest unions, announced Tuesday it would endorse Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid in the latest sign the former Secretary of State is outstripping her rivals in institutional party support. Show More Summary