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Igor Bobic

Vote To Arm Syrian Rebels May Haunt Senators With Eyes On The White House

HuffingtonPost.com | Igor Bobic | Posted 09.19.2014 | Politics

The votes to authorize costly wars in Iraq and Afghanistan still haunt some lawmakers more than a decade after those wars began. No one knows this bet...

Hillary Clinton Is Headed To Iowa

AP | CATHERINE LUCEY and KEN THOMAS | Posted 08.18.2014 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton will headline a high-profile fundraiser next month in the nation's first presidential caucus state of...

Zach Carter

Barney Frank Wants Elizabeth Warren To Run For President. He Just Doesn't Want Her To Win.

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) is keen on the current activist campaign to draft Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) into a 2016 preside...

Perry For President

Jeff Danziger | Posted 09.21.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Obama's Immigration Dilemma

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.20.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

But what is pretty clear is that if Obama does act, it is going to help Democrats in the 2016 presidential contest. The whole immigration reform issue is a gigantic trap for Republicans, and they will likely be unable to resist the urge to walk right into it.

An Open Letter to Hillary Clinton

Marianne Williamson | Posted 09.20.2014 | Politics
Marianne Williamson

In the final analysis, we really do love democracy -- and watching it dismantled as it's being dismantled, and corrupted like it's being corrupted, has taken a lot of us from denial to real depression to a collective "Hell, no!" that will have electoral consequences in 2016.

Not a Symbol, A Breakthrough: 30 Years Since Geraldine

Stephanie Schriock | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics
Stephanie Schriock

Today marks 30 years since Geraldine Ferraro became the first woman to join a major party's presidential ticket. When she joined Vice President Walter Mondale's presidential ticket in 1984, Geraldine Ferraro didn't just make history, she changed the political world for women.

GOP Rep: Mitt Romney Will Run -- And Win -- In 2016

Newsmax | Greg Richter | Posted 07.08.2014 | Politics

Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee for president in 2012, has repeatedly said he will not run again in 2016, but Rep. Jason Chaffetz doesn't believe ...

Mitt Romney Insists He Won't Be A Candidate In 2016

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics

STRATHAM, N.H. (AP) — Returning to the same New Hampshire farm where he launched his last presidential campaign, Mitt Romney on Wednesday insisted h...

Arkansas Republican Official: Hillary Clinton Would 'Probably Get Shot At The State Line'

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 06.25.2014 | Politics

According to one Republican official, Hillary Clinton shouldn't even think about running for president in Arkansas because she would "probably get sho...

Hillary Clinton Has Lots Of Reasons To Run For President

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT and LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 06.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — She insists she hasn't decided on a second bid for the presidency. But Hillary Rodham Clinton is laying out more reasons to run th...

Four Takeaways From Cantor's Defeat

Howard Schweber | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics
Howard Schweber

Eric Cantor was not a sufficiently hardcore fundamentalist? Eric Cantor?

Hillary's 'Hard Choices'

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 08.10.2014 | Books
Joe Peyronnin

As Secretary of State, she visited 112 countries, and travelled one million miles. The book will appeal to Clinton supporters, and her many critics will harshly trash it.

Hillary Watch 5/26 (Video)

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 07.26.2014 | Politics
Steve Rosenbaum

Hillary Clinton celebrated Memorial Day in Chappaqua NY, where she and husband Bill Clinton own a $1.7 million farmhouse, just 40 miles north New Yo...

Rubio's Young Voter Problem

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 07.15.2014 | Politics
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Head-in-the-sand statements from key political leaders doesn't help inspire confidence among a voting bloc that trusts climate science. Only 3 percent of young voters think climate change isn't happening, according to a survey for the League of Conservation Voters that combined Democratic and Republican polling firms.

Rand Paul: Voter ID Is Great, Just Don't Talk Too Much About It

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.14.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) believes voter ID laws are perfectly fine, just as long as Republicans don't speak too loudly about them. The Kentucky Repub...

White House Mocks 'Dr.' Karl Rove For Suggesting Clinton Has Brain Damage

AP | Posted 07.13.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — An aide to Hillary Rodham Clinton and the White House pushed back Tuesday against Republican strategist Karl Rove for suggesting t...

Ex-Clinton Press Secretary Bets Hillary Clinton Won't Run For President

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 05.13.2014 | Politics

Former President Bill Clinton's press secretary isn't bullish on the prospects of a second Clinton administration. Mike McCurry, who served as Cli...

Democrats Inch Closer To Ironing Out Their 2016 Voting Calendar

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic National Committee's rulemaking body is recommending a 2016 presidential voting schedule that begins with the Iowa ...

Rick Santorum On 2016 Run: 'Yeah, I Don't Know If I Can Do This'

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 04.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The once and perhaps future presidential candidate Rick Santorum has lots of policy ideas for fellow Republicans seeking public of...

Doc With No Political Experience Could Be A GOP Frontrunner For 2016

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2014 | Politics

By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON, April 17 (Reuters) - If money is any indication, a prominent Baltimore doctor with no political experienc...

Ben Carson's 2016 Plans Are 'In The Hands Of God'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.05.2014 | Politics

Less than a month after riling up the conservative crowd at CPAC, neurosurgeon Ben Carson insists that any run for the White House would have to be st...

Can Rick Perry Get A Second Chance?

The Daily Beast | Posted 03.29.2014 | Politics

Texas Governor Rick Perry is currently on a media tour touting the theme that America is a great place for second chances, specifically second chances...

Rand Paul Courting Support For Presidential Bid

The Washington Post | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul has become the first Republican to assemble a network in all 50 states as a precursor to a 2016 presidential run, the latest sign that ...

The New SAT Changes -- The Good, the Bad and the Inconsequential

Paul Jury | Posted 05.13.2014 | Education
Paul Jury

Here's the good news: Hardworking, capable students will find a way to succeed, regardless of their income, or the SAT's format. Because that's what they do. Maybe now there will be even more free resources to help them.