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A Kenyan in the White House?

Aaron Harber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Harber

If Obama were not a U.S. citizen, he could not have been a U.S. Senator and he could not be selected President of the United States.

Sam Stein

Obama's Foreign Policy Team Earns High Praise, But Concern About Clintons | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With President-elect Barack Obama set to announce his foreign policy team on Monday, the names expected to fill out the squad were widely praised on t...

Clintons Launch Campaign Swing For Obama In Pennsylvania

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — When Bill and Hillary Clinton take the stage Sunday at a campaign rally in Pennsylvania, it will be the launch of an active campaig...

The Unhelpful Clinton Bashing by Some Obama Supporters

James Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Love

If Obama supporters were smarter, they would spend more time building up the Clinton brand, and reminding voters how well they did the last time the Democrats ran things.

The Democrats in Denver: Surprises and Shadows

Roderick Spencer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Roderick Spencer

Before it all goes blurry and fictional in the retelling, allow me to recapitulate my personal list of astonishments from Denver.

The Dems "Personal Best" Convention

Barry Yourgrau | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Barry Yourgrau

Obama stood up to the bitch-slapping bully of Republicanism, man to man, right in the eye. At last, a fighting Democratic candidate!

Lessons for Obama

Mike Bonifer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Bonifer

This is how we do it, said the Political Masters to the Eager Student. Watch and learn. Stub Up, Young Candidate. Look at how stubborn we are. You...

So You Think You Have A Clinton Infestation... | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It seems the Democratic Party is in a tough spot. They thought they had solved their Clinton problem back in June, but recently there have been troubl...

Dear Mr. President

Beth Broderick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Beth Broderick

Stop obsessing with the notion that "we" think you are a racist. Mr. Clinton, you are missing the point. You are not the problem, nor are you the solution. Your hurt feelings are not a matter of national concern.

Controversy, Coronation and the Clintons at the Convention

Robert Guttman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Guttman

The Democratic Convention should be a coronation, bestowing the crown on the new head of the Party. Having the Clintons dominate the news for two of the four nights is not good for the Party.

Have The Clintons Really Gotten Over It?

Time Magazine | Karen Tumulty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The July 31 cocktail reception outside Palo Alto, Calif., had been billed as an evening for letting bygones be bygones, a coming together of Hillary C...

The Vice Presidency of Al Gore, 2009-2017

Norman MacAfee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Norman MacAfee

Hillary Clinton is being talked about as a possible vice president; her supporters say she is the strongest choice, and that anyone else is inferior. But Al Gore is certainly the most qualified for the job.

Hillary: It Ain't Over Yet!

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

The Hillary speech not only ignored Obama's historic win but was so laden with self-preservation and -aggrandizement it's clear that, although she is at the end of her candidacy, she is not done with her self-deluded power plays.

Clintons On Site and On Fox, Pulling Close in NC

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Many North Carolina voters say they saw Hillary on Fox with OReilley, which was a good thing. They were also swayed by live interaction with one of the three Clintons. Obama, they say, just wasn't around.

Clinton: Not Exactly The Great White Hope

Paul Jenkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Jenkins

Were Hillary the great rural white savior that her campaign is depicting, she would have been able to dispatch a presidential neophyte like Barack Obama.

Clinton Superdelegate Defects to Obama: "I'm Not That Important to Them"

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

Asked if she had heard from the Clintons before or since she made her super delegate switchover, Samuels said, "I haven't heard from the Clintons and to be truthful, I guess I'm not that important to them. I'm only one of 13 SuperDelegates in New Jersey and I'm following my heart."

Missouri Trends Toward Obama

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

Missouri has 88 Democratic delegates up for grabs on Super Tuesday and if the tracking polls and the opinions of several state consultants and politic...

Ron Burkle Set To Gain Control Over Nation's Major Tabloids

Slate | Mickey Kaus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What if the Clintons (through Bill's buddy Ron Burkle) were about to gain effective control over the nation's major tabloids? Seems like a big story. ...