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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."

Tracking Clinton Camp Hostage Taker: An Exclusive HuffPost Eyewitness Report

Bryan Bissell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Bryan Bissell

Racing through Rochester, NH on assignment for OffTheBus, I had no idea I'd soon be chatting with the man the media had mistakenly pegged as the Clinton Camp hostage taker.

Dean Urges Do-Overs in Florida, Michigan

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The former head of the Democratic National Committee doubted Thursday whether chairman Howard Dean would be able to get approval fo...

DNC To File FEC Complaint Against McCain

Wall Street Journal | Susan Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean told reporters today that the DNC will file a complaint with the Federal Election Commission Monday...

Pelosi: Florida And Michigan Delegates Shouldn't Decide Race

Bloomberg | Laura Litvan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Delegates from the disputed Florida and Michigan primaries shouldn't decide who wins the party's presidential nomination, said House Speaker Nancy Pel...

Lieberman Stripped Of Superdelegate Status

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT), who endorsed Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) for president, will be disqualified as a superdelegate at the Democratic convention "u...

Frontrunner McCain To Face Howard Dean Fact Checking

Politico | Jeanne Cummings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With John McCain poised to win the Republican nomination, Democrats are already gathering ammunition to use against him in the general election. In m...

Clinton Hostage-Taker Speaks About Standoff In New Hampshire In Interview

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The man accused of taking hostages at a Hillary Clinton campaign office in New Hampshire said in an interview he had hoped the standoff would end in h...

UPDATE: CNN Has Since Reported That Leeland Eisenberg Is The Suspect in the hostage situation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UPDATE: CNN has since reported that Leeland Eisenberg is the suspect in the hostage situation. Earlier, MSNBC broadcasted an interview with an acqua...

Troy Stanley's Son Says His Dad Has Flares, Is Recently Divorced

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Fox News reports Troy Stanley's son called authorities to say the Hillary Clinton campaign hostage taker was his dad, Troy Stanley. He added that his ...

Hillary Releases A Statement About Hostage Situation

Hillary Clinton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton has a statement on her website: "There is an ongoing situation in our Rochester, NH office. We are in close contact with state and lo...

Democratic Debate Canceled Over CBS Writers' Strike

AP | Beth Fouhy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Democratic National Committee has canceled a scheduled presidential debate in Los Angeles because of a potential strike by CBS news writers. "Du...

Hillary Clinton Speaks About Hostage Situation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Hillary Clinton spoke with reporters about the hostage situation at her campaign office in Rochester, NH, following the alleged suspect, Leeland Eisen...

Leeland Eisenberg, Alleged Hillary Hostage Suspect, May Have Done Time

Huffington Post | Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Leeland Eisenberg, the same name as the alleged suspect in the Hillary Clinton hostage situation, has reportedly been an inmate in a Massachusetts D...

Troy Stanley: Tales From His Neighbors

Huffington Post | Off The Bus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Huffington Post is getting eye witness accounts saying the alleged hostage taker Troy Stanley recently made a cross out of duct tape and put it up. He...

Troy Alan Stanley: All You Need To Know

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Name: Troy Alan Stanley Age: 44 Marital Status: Recently Divorced Family: One identified son, Troy Stanley Jr., one deceased brother Previous Criminal...

Troy Alan Stanley, Alleged Hillary Hostage Suspect, Arrested Earlier This Month

Huffington Post | Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Troy Alan Stanley, the man alleged to have taken Hillary Clinton's Rochester, New Hampshire office hostage earlier today, has a rap sheet. Earlier th...

Fox News Loves The Hillary Hostage Situation, Turns It Into A Car Chase

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson & Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News has a novel way of covering the election, the Election Link vehicle. Inside, the reporter (today it's Carl Cameron) does live streaming cover...

Lee Eisenberg Cited Clinton's Campaign Ad

ABC News | Kate Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News has learned that Leeland Eisenberg -- the man accused of holding hostages at Hillary Clinton's Rochester, New Hampshire campaign office for s...

Leeland Eisenberg, Alleged Hillary Hostage Suspect, Taken Into Custody

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

See photos of the alleged suspect Leeland Eisenberg being taken into custody by police officers. ...

Leeland Eisenberg, Alleged Hillary Hostage Suspect, Challenged Local Police In March

Huffington Post | Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Leeland Eisenberg, the alleged suspect in the Hillary Clinton campaign office hostage situation, has a history of challenging the police. In March, h...

Hillary Hostage Crisis: Obama, Edwards Campaign Offices Evacuated

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Workers for Sen. Barack Obama's campaign office also evacuated, a campaign spokesman said. The office is four doors away from Clinton's. Staffers in J...

Troy Alan Stanley, Alleged Hillary Hostage Suspect, Arrested In September

Huffington Post | Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Troy Alan Stanley, the man alleged to have taken Hillary Clinton's Rochester, New Hampshire office hostage earlier today, has a rap sheet. On Septemb...

Hillary Hostage Situation: All You Need To Know

Huffington Post | Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Statement from the Clinton Campaign: We are in close contact with state and local authorities and are acting at their direction. Local Obama, Edwards...

Leeland Eisenberg, Alleged Hillary Hostage Suspect, Expected In Court Today on Wife-Abuse Claim

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Leeland Eisenberg was supposed to be in court today. Instead, he allegedly took the Rochester, NH office of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign h...