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Hillary Clinton 2008

Landline Telephones, 'Moral Tone,' and Negative Favorability Undermine Clinton's Lead Over Bernie Sanders

H. A. Goodman | Posted 11.04.2015 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

In 2015, it's important to know why a candidate owns a lead or surges in the polls. It's also important to know why polls change so dramatically within several weeks.

Bernie Sanders Will Surpass Clinton In South Carolina. Here's Why

H. A. Goodman | Posted 09.21.2015 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

An honest comparison between Clinton's actions in 2008 and the record of Bernie Sanders on racial and economic justice will lead to one conclusion: Bernie Sanders will win South Carolina and other Southern states, primarily because he's never utilized race as a means to win an election.

Hillary Clinton Still Has a Big Lead: Here's How She Could Lose It

John A. Tures | Posted 08.19.2015 | Politics
John A. Tures

Despite what you read in the headlines, Hillary Clinton still has a commanding lead over Bernie Sanders nationwide, and beats Republicans in head-to-head match-ups nationwide. But here's how Hillary could lose the election, or even the nomination, if she doesn't watch out.

Hillary Clinton Makes First New Hampshire Campaign Visit Since 2008

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 01.02.2015 | Politics

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Returning to New Hampshire, Hillary Rodham Clinton thanked voters Sunday for teaching her about "grit and determination" during ...

5 Reasons Why Hillary Clinton Is the Best Person for the Job

Erin McKelle | Posted 09.08.2014 | College
Erin McKelle

Hillary Clinton is without question, the most talked-about woman in politics right now.

Clinton Refused Obama Campaign's Request To Attack Palin

AP | Posted 08.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday she refused an Obama campaign request in 2008 to attack Sarah Palin, the new Republican vice p...

Hillary's Hit List

The Hill | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Inside a cramped third-floor office of Hillary Clinton’s once-bustling presidential campaign headquarters in the Ballston neighborhood of Arlington,...

Leadership Expectations for the First Woman President

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Dr. Peggy Drexler

It's time to start thinking seriously about how a woman will manage the world's most powerful office. It's going to be a fascinating addition to the ongoing debate over the differences between male and female leadership styles -- including whether those differences even exist.

The Vast Right-wing Conspiracy

Peter Clothier | Posted 12.08.2013 | Politics
Peter Clothier

Those words continue to haunt my memory -- words for which Hillary Clinton was roundly mocked in 1998 but which sound uncomfortably prescient today. ...

Longtime Clinton Aide Identified As The Link In Big Scheme

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A longtime aide to Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton has been identified as the link between Hillary Clinton's 2008 campaign and a...

Reid Thinks Hillary Will Trump Bill Clinton's Success

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 07.26.2013 | Politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) made no secret of his admiration of Hillary Clinton during a recent interview, saying he's a "bigger fan" o...

Questionable Group Gave Huge Boost To Clinton

Center For Public Integrity | Alan Suderman and Ben Wieder | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

Employees of a Washington, D.C.-based accounting firm that federal prosecutors called an “assembly line for illegal campaign contributions” donate...

Mark Penn Unlikely To Rejoin Hillary Clinton 2016

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.20.2013 | Politics

Hillary Clinton's campaign finished paying off a $5.4 million debt owed to Mark Penn's political consulting firm only in January 2013. The sum was lef...

David Plouffe On Potentially Running Hillary 2016: "I'll Accept the Call...Even If It's At 3 AM"

92nd Street Y | Posted 05.20.2013 | Politics
92nd Street Y

Former Obama campaign manager and senior adviser David Plouffe spoke with PBS's Jeff Greenfield on March 17, 2013 at 92Y. In this clip, Plouffe answer...

Clinton Finally Retires Campaign Debt

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has paid off the outstanding debt from her 2008 presidential campaign. Campaign finance repor...

Bill Clinton Looks For Help Retiring Hillary's Campaign Debt

Posted 11.29.2012 | Politics

Bill Clinton is asking his wife's supporters to help pay off lingering debt from her 2008 presidential campaign as speculation grows on whether she wi...

Why Presidential Debates Matter

Death Race | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics
Death Race

One botched response, a roll of the eyes, or -- heaven forbid -- a truly revealing moment will mean the difference between winning and, well, being John McCain.

Jason Linkins

Romney Campaign Trashes Iowa Diner | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics

I think it's safe to say that political campaigns should make a concerted effort to tread lightly when visiting Iowa dining establishments on the trai...

How Do We Move the Needle on Women's Leadership?

Bonnie St. John | Posted 06.20.2012 | Women
Bonnie St. John

Our journey to understand women's leadership was a collaborative process -- which, when you are talking about a mother and a teenage daughter, means we argued about everything.

Clinton To Hit The Campaign Trail

The Hill | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics

The congressional candidates former President Clinton is supporting in 2012 have something in common: They all backed his wife’s presidential bid fo...

Hillary in a Sweater Vest?

David Boaz | Posted 05.09.2012 | Politics
David Boaz

To the casual observer no two politicians could be more different than Hillary Clinton and Rick Santorum -- the career woman who calls herself a "government junkie" and the "true conservative" whose wife home-schools their seven children. But look a little closer, and you'll find some surprising similarities.

Michael McAuliff

Backers Donate $20.12 To Hillary In Hopes That She'll Challenge Obama | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Some of Hillary Clinton's most ardent supporters just are not willing to let go -- and they've mounted a push to get her into next year'...

The Undefeated: The Movie I Wish Hillary Had Made

Amy Siskind | Posted 08.06.2011 | Politics
Amy Siskind

Hillary Clinton and Sarah Palin share next to nothing in political ideology or background. Here's what they do have in common: both woman candidates were victims of a media smear campaign which played a major factor in their temporary political demise.

Come September, Mr. President

Sunil Adam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sunil Adam


Is the U.S. Actually Trying to Help Mexico Terminate the Drug Syndicates?

Conchita Sarnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Conchita Sarnoff

Jorge Castaneda, a former Foreign Minister of Mexico in 2000-2003 and a wise friend, wrote an analysis recently in which he credits President Obama fo...