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Clinton Donors

Hassan Nemazee, Prominent Democratic Donor, Pleads Guilty To $292 Million Fraud

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A once-wealthy businessman and prominent donor to Democratic candidates pleaded guilty on Thursday to stealing hundreds of millions of dollars to buy ...

Clinton Foundation Releases Donor List

AP | SHARON THEIMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Foreign countries including Norway and Oman contributed to former President Bill Clinton's charity, and donors including Donald Tru...

Clinton, Husband's Donors Interests Overlap: AP

AP | SHARON THEIMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton, President-elect Barack Obama's choice for secretary of state, rejected calls Tuesday for more details about...

NYT Worried About Clintons' Conflict Of Interest, Wants Monthly Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the likely event that Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton is confirmed as secretary of state, the last thing she will need is a distracting ethics contr...

In Defense of Hillary Clinton

Jacob Heilbrunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jacob Heilbrunn

Hillary's detractors will seize upon the donor list to argue that she is hostage to foreign governments that have donated to the library out of ulterior motives. But this doesn't stand up to scrutiny.

CLINTON FOUNDATION DONOR LIST: Tens Of Millions Of Dollars Raised From Foreign Governments

Huffington Post | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE 12/18 at 9:45 PM Among the donors to the foundation are some that may represent conflicts of interest for Hillary Clinton in her role as Secre...

Top Clinton Backers Tell Donors: Stop Whining

TPM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a sign that senior Democratic officials remain deeply concerned that post-primary bitterness could imperil Barack Obama's chances, two top Democrat...

Hillary Asks To Keep Donor Money For 2012

The Observer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton's campaign is sending out letters to donors asking permission to roll a $2,300 contribution to Clinton's 2008 general election coffers...

Sam Stein

Obama Donors Told Fundraising A Bit Slow, Urged To Help Clinton

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Major donors to Barack Obama's campaign were told Wednesday evening that fundraising efforts were "a little slow" and that they should help retire Hil...

Obama And Clinton Hold Major NYC Fundraiser

WSJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A pile of cash is flowing the Democrats' way Wednesday night in New York City. Roughly 100 deep-pocketed donors are expected to attend a $33,100-a-pla...

The Hillary Ask: Whatever You Do, Don't Say "Obama"!

John Tomasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Tomasic

The campaign is long over, and yet Hillary is forced to keep asking for cash. The word "help" is plastered all over the letter, the smell of bad management rising from the text.

Clinton Tells Donors: Throw Your Weight Behind Obama

Talking Points Memo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On a private conference call moments ago, Hillary urged her top fundraisers in no uncertain terms to throw their weight behind Barack Obama, and direc...

With Donors Tapped Out, Clinton Turns To Internet

McClatchy Newspapers | Greg Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Running out of high-dollar donors, Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign is stepping up its Internet appeals in hopes of attracting enough contribut...

Obama Preferred By Donors To Former Candidates

LA Times | Dan Morain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Campaign donors who previously backed also-ran Democratic candidates have adopted Sen. Barack Obama as their second choice, preferring Obama by a rati...

Clinton Donors Threaten To Withhold Funds From DNC

New York Times | MICHAEL LUO and JOHN M. BRODER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The New York Times reports on the latest behind-the-scenes conflict over the delegate stalemate in Florida and Michigan. Reflecting how tense the si...

Archivists Block Release Of Clinton Pardon Records

USA Today | Peter Eisler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Federal archivists at the Clinton Presidential Library are blocking the release of hundreds of pages of White House papers on pardons that the former ...

David Plouffe: Clinton One Of "Most Secretive Politicians In America Today"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama campaign is returning to the issue of Clinton's secrecy today, after spending a conference call yesterday lambasting the lack of tax returns...

Hillary Clinton Says Watch "Saturday Night Live" To See Press Biases Toward Me

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Attempting to reassure anxious donors, Hillary Rodham Clinton on Sunday outlined a road map she said she will follow to beat Barack Obama in the Ohio ...

Chinatown's Dishwashers, Waiters Giving Clinton $1,000 And $2,000 Contributions

LA Times | Peter Nicholas, Tom Hamburger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Something remarkable happened at 44 Henry St., a grimy Chinatown tenement with peeling walls. It also happened nearby at a dimly lighted apartment bui...

Bill Clinton Will Not Reveal Library Donors

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former president Bill Clinton said Thursday that he will not reveal the names of donors to the Clinton Presidential Library unless he is required to b...