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Bill Clinton Speech

Clinton: States 'Need To Be More Conservative And Responsible'

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA -- Former President Bill Clinton says states need to become more responsible budgeters. Even though most states are required to balance ...

WATCH: Bill Clinton's Passionate 1991 Speech Could Show GOP What It Needs To Do

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.24.2013 | Politics

In a rousing speech at a Democratic Leadership Council convention in May of 1991, then-Arkansas Gov. Bill Clinton stood before a crowd gathered in Cle...

Clinton Criticizes Voters for Not Appreciating the Great Economy He's Given Them

Dean Baker | Posted 12.22.2012 | Business
Dean Baker

This is an economy where people are losing their homes and being evicted from their apartments. It is one where people can't afford medical care or decent food and clothes for their kids. That is not story of impatience; it's a story of real suffering.

What Makes a Good Leader?

Hayley Rose Horzepa | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Hayley Rose Horzepa

Like President Clinton, I believe that in order for us to see President Obama bring his vision, the change he promised, to fruition, he must serve a second term.

Clinton Steals Show At DNC

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

The star of the Democratic National Convention? Bill Clinton, according to a poll released Monday by the Pew Research Center. Nearly three in 10 Am...

Farewell to Bill

Dean Baker | Posted 11.10.2012 | Business
Dean Baker

The Clinton-era policies sent the U.S. economy on a seriously wrong path. They created an absurd obsession with budget deficits, a pattern of bubble-driven growth, an incredibly bloated financial sector and an unsustainable trade deficit.

Why Clinton's Speech Will Still Resonate on Election Day

Dan Bimrose | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Dan Bimrose

Using words, putting them together and then delivering them in such a manner that they inspire others is not something that many of us can do. Bill Clinton however, can give a speech as easily and as naturally as most of us can tie our shoes.

Bill Clinton Can Still Handle a Whopper

Ken Blackwell | Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics
Ken Blackwell

To hear Bill Clinton's speech, you would think America is once again respected and loved throughout the world, thanks to Barack Obama's wisdom in choosing Hillary Clinton as his Secretary of State.

'Honey Boo Boo' Vs. Bill Clinton: Who Won The Ratings War?

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.10.2012 | TV

Bill Clinton's Democratic National Convention speech might have had both fans and foes cheering, but that still wasn't enough to beat "Honey Boo Boo."...

Sandra Fluke Doesn't Buy Bill Clinton's Claim Of Nerves: 'Sir. Please.'

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 09.07.2012 | Politics

Girl's got some spunk. Newly minted Democratic star Sandra Fluke shared a moment with former President Bill Clinton backstage at the Democratic Na...

Clinton Makes the "Heart Case" for Medicaid

Gordon Whitman | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Gordon Whitman

No piece of the safety net is more at-risk of devastation from federal budget cuts than Medicaid, but many politicians have accepted the cynical and incorrect idea that the program serves poor people, so why stand up for it?

LOOK: Hey Girl, Bill Clinton

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.06.2012 | Women

Last night, Bill Clinton reminded Democratic National Convention attendees -- and viewers back home -- just how masterful a speaker he is. Somehow the...

'TOON: Bill Clinton Plays The Facts

Posted 09.06.2012 | Latino Voices

Bill Clinton strolled onto the DNC stage for last night's keynote speech and spoke some beautiful music to Democrat ears, riffing off-script, leading ...

LOOK: Photo Of Hillary Watching Bill Goes Viral

Posted 09.07.2012 | Politics

Hillary Clinton may have been halfway around the world, but that didn't stop the secretary of state from watching her husband, Bill Clinton, deliver h...

Bill Clinton in Charlotte: Elvis Shows How It's Done

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Clinton's 48-minute national policy teach-in at the Democratic Convention in Charlotte endorsing President Obama's reelection may have been the greatest piece of political oratory of the 21st century so far.

Clinton Hugs Obama On Stage Following Democratic Convention Speech

Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

By BEN FELLER, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Barack Obama and Bill Clinton sealed their political alliance with a bow and a bear hug. It ...

Bill Clinton Makes Democrats Feel Good About Their Choices

Death Race | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Death Race

Clinton's speech finally provided a clean answer to two questions the Democrats have had trouble answering: Are you better off today than you were four years ago? And how come Barack Obama didn't change Washington?

Bill Clinton Speech Highlights

Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Highlights from former President Bill Clinton's speech to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.: ECONOMY...

The Real Importance of Bill Clinton's Wonderfully Long Speech

Robert Reich | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Robert Reich

Bill Clinton's speech Wednesday night was very long but it was masterful -- not only in laying out the case for Barack Obama and against Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, but in giving the American public what they most want and need in this election season: details, facts, and logic.

Clinton's Speech Has People Buzzing About Someone Else

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Former President Bill Clinton's speech to the Democratic convention served as a high-energy validation of President Barack Oba...

WATCH: Bill Clinton's Best Zingers

Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

Bill Clinton drew no shortage of laughs with his speech to the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night. HuffPost's Ryan Grim and Jon War...

Ryan Grim

Bill Clinton Asks Undecided Voters To Give Obama Another Chance | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -– Bill Clinton made the nation a big promise Wednesday night, pledging to those still struggling that their economic fortunes will ...

Arthur Delaney

Bill Clinton Convention Speech Defends Obama From Welfare Attacks | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In his Wednesday night address to the Democratic National Convention, former president Bill Clinton defended President Barack Obama...

Read Bill Clinton's Democratic National Convention Speech

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

Bill Clinton delivered his speech at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night. Below, the former president's remarks as prepared for d...

Bill Clinton Commands Spotlight With Democratic National Convention Speech

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

By DAVID ESPO, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTE, N.C. — President Barack Obama inherited a wreck of an economy, "put a floor under the crash" and laid ...