iOS app Android app

Presidential Election

Michele Bachmann: People 'Aren't Ready' For A Female President

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 02.20.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) doesn't seem too concerned with what the prospect of a Hillary Clinton presidential candidacy means for the Republican...

Hillary Clinton's Achilles Heel: 2016

Jeanne Zaino | Posted 04.17.2014 | Politics
Jeanne Zaino

Wall Street is to Clinton's chances in 2016 what the Iraq War was in 2008. The only question now is whether the far left can find another Obama to make this case to primary voters? While it seems unlikely at this point, it is still early enough that anything is possible.

Christie Is an Amateur

Mike Smith | Posted 03.29.2014 | Politics
Mike Smith

...

Top Liberal Super PAC Begins Raising Funds For Possible Clinton Presidential Bid

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Priorities USA Action, the largest liberal super PAC in the country, has begun raising money to help elect former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton p...

Crossing That Bridge to Moderation: The GOP Needs Christie to Survive Bridgegate

Steven Kurlander | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics
Steven Kurlander

Chris Christie is probably the last great hope in my lifetime to start to bring not only his party, but the American political system, to a center of political viability.

Christie's Chances

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.15.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

In assessing the damage to a possible Christie 2016 candidacy, many are making the mistake of only looking at his chances in the general election. But to get to the general election, Christie has to win the Republican nomination. And the electorate for these primary contests is going to be radically different than the general election voting pool.

Brian Schweitzer Says A 2016 Presidential Bid Would 'Ruin' His Life

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer (D) said Monday that a presidential bid in 2016 would "ruin" his life, although he didn't rule it out entirely. ...

Vice President to President in 2016?

George Mitrovich | Posted 03.08.2014 | Politics
George Mitrovich

Will the Vice President run? I think so. Knowing him, I do not think he is ready to retire to private life; and, moreover, I don't think he should. His 42 years of public service to America are invaluable and we cannot afford to lose him -- either to retirement or the private sector.

Huckabee Open To 2016 Presidential Run

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.13.2013 | Politics

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) said he's open to a run for the White House in 2016. “I’m keeping the door open,” Huckabee said Thursd...

Christie Dismisses 'Meaningless' 2016 Predictions

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 12.03.2013 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he doesn't think much about his status as front-runner for the 2016 Republican presidential...

2016 Debate Changes Being Pushed By Group Of Top Officials From Past Campaigns

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics

A new group is pushing for changes in the 2016 general election debates, according to Politico. Top officials from past campaigns -- including Anit...

Bernie Sanders Reveals Why He Might Run For President In 2016

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) revealed why he would consider a run for president in 2016, saying "somebody has got to be speaking strongly to defend our...

The Next President of Honduras: Juan Orlando Hernández

Marco Cáceres | Posted 01.26.2014 | World
Marco Cáceres

With at least 66.7 percent of the 3,233,000 votes cast in Sunday's presidential election in Honduras counted and reported, it is abundantly clear now that National Party candidate Juan Orlando Hernández is the winner.

Honduras Election: Proclaiming Victory a Little Early

Marco Cáceres | Posted 01.25.2014 | World
Marco Cáceres

With less than 50 percent of the total votes cast in yesterday's presidential election in Honduras counted, Juan Orlando Hernández, at about about 9:...

Honduras Presidential Election Could Fail To Produce Clear Winner

AP | ALBERTO ARCE | Posted 11.24.2013 | Latino Voices

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — The last thing Honduras needs is a presidential election that's a draw. This country already is plagued by drug violen...

Billy Graham's Warning to JFK

Robert C. Crosby, D.Min. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
Robert C. Crosby, D.Min.

One week before President John F. Kennedy made the fateful trip to Dallas in 1963, Billy Graham "had an inner foreboding that something terrible was g...

Honduras: The Secret Meetings Between Juan Orlando Hernández and Manuel Zelaya

Marco Cáceres | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Marco Cáceres

Honduran political analyst Jorge Illescas believes that there is some sort of secret arrangement between the conservative National Party and the socia...

Honduras: A Good Week for Mr. Villeda

Marco Cáceres | Posted 10.31.2013 | World
Marco Cáceres

Honduran Liberal Party presidential candidate Mauricio Villeda had a good week. On Sunday, he received the official backing of former President Carlos...

What the Headlines Reveal About Honduras' Presidential Candidates

Marco Cáceres | Posted 10.24.2013 | World
Marco Cáceres

You'd be surprised how much you can learn about a Honduran presidential candidate by just reading the headlines in newspapers, particularly if you lay...

Manuel Zelaya: A Latin Rasputin

Marco Cáceres | Posted 12.21.2013 | World
Marco Cáceres

Would the relationship be similar to if Hillary Clinton were to become the next President of the United States in 2016 and Bill were to become First Man? Or would it simply be Mr. Zelaya pulling all the strings and telling his wife what to do and what to say and how to say it?

Xiomara Zelaya: Bona Fide Poll Leader in Honduras

Marco Cáceres | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Marco Cáceres

While there have been numerous other presidential polls conducted in Honduras during the past year, the ones above may be the best. Judging by them, the chances look good for Honduras electing its first woman president on Nov. 24.

The First Controversy of Chris Christie's 2016 Presidential Campaign: Tortured Food

Elizabeth Kucinich | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Elizabeth Kucinich

It seems that Governor Christie overturned the will of the people of New Jersey to protect the interests of a group of people in another state one thousand miles away: Iowa.

Obama Is Leading the World to Climate Hell

Helen Grant | Posted 10.09.2013 | Green
Helen Grant

Here we are, once again confronted with President Obama's climate hypocrisy. Despite his latest 'promising' comments on the fate of the Keystone XL permit, it still smells like a déjà-vu.

Outdated, Outnumbered, and Out of Time: The Coming Demise of the Republican Party

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 10.09.2013 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

Until the Republicans alter their beliefs and adjust their priorities, their empty gestures towards minorities will continue to be rejected. Even on the issue of immigration reform, the GOP's stance hardly gives the Latino population a reason to feel respected or included.

Both Sides in GOP's Civil War Over Obamacare Want to Put Insurance Companies Back in Charge

Ethan Rome | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics
Ethan Rome

In an unusual week when the Republicans are at each other's throats, they're still on the same side in the fight that matters: They're for the insurance industry, not us.