Hillary Clinton

Bush and Clinton: The Fading Dynasty Candidates

Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush are fading in the polls because the momentum in this election has shifted away from rule by the political class and toward a populist majority that rejects government by a deceitful and avaricious self-selected elite. The question the election of 2016 will settle is whether the voters will choose populism on the right or populism on the left to replace the fading dynasties.

Is Huma Abedin Hillary Clinton's Alger Hiss?

A security clearance and access to the highest levels of American military and diplomatic intelligence are not constitutional rights. It is time for Ms. Abedin to be put under oath to answer questions about her associations with the Muslim Brotherhood, whether or not she lied during her security clearance process and her role in moving classified material from the secure State Department system to the unsecure Hillary Clinton email server.

The Worst Thing About Hillary’s Email Scandal

Now that classified military intelligence has been found in an unclassified email from Hillary Clinton's longtime aide Huma Abedin we wonder if any inquiry into whether Ms. Abedin’s family ties to the Muslim Brotherhood was ever conducted. Answering that question is of paramount urgency now that it has been revealed that Huma Abedin was at the heart of a breach of America’s most sensitive intelligence while she was Hillary Clinton’s deputy chief of staff at the State Department.

The Democrats have a candidate shortage

Chicago Tribune Editorial Board

Democrats, by contrast, have only five candidates. At the moment, it's really a two-person contest between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. And those two options suggest the party could be in trouble come November 2016.

Hillary sends message: Open season to attack America

Steve Guest, Daily Caller

Carly Fiorina, appearing on ABC’s “This Week” Sunday with Martha Raddatz, blasted Hillary Clinton’s handling of the Benghazi terrorist attack, saying Hillary told the world that “we can attack an embassy, murder four Americans and nothing is going to happen.”

Are Republicans finally brave enough to fight for this?

Erick Erickson, RedState

Abortion is one of the few social issues where the right has not seen its ground collapse. People recognize that a fetus is a child in the womb. They understand that children should be protected. They also understand that the woman who wrote It Takes a Village, is perfectly happy to let the village kill the child too.

Hillary Clinton agrees to testify before Benghazi committee — but just once

Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton rejected the Benghazi probe’s request that she testify twice, saying she will appear once, in public, to talk about the 2012 terrorist attack and her controversial email practices, and will stay as long as there are questions from the panel.

Jeb Bush targets Hillary Clinton over foreign policy

JAKE MILLER, CBS NEWS

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush suggested targeted Hillary Clinton's record as secretary of state on Monday, offering a preview of the foreign policy battle that could ensue if both Clinton and Bush become the presidential nominees of their respective parties in 2016."This is very Clintonian, I think, to figure out a way to get out of a mess," Bush said. 

Conservatives: Don’t Knock Hillary Out Too Soon

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman

The Hillary Clinton email scandal is important and should be investigated; let the investigation go where the leads and the law take it, but conservatives are fooling themselves if they think knocking Hillary out of the presidential race early is all upside. 

POLL: CLINTON, BUSH SEEN AS OLD NEWS

William Bigelow, Breitbart

A new Wall Street Journal/NBC poll reveals an opening for opponents of Hillary Clinton and jeb Bush in 2016: 51 percent of respondents see Clinton more as a return to the past than a candidate for the future and Bush had a higher percentage of unfavorable respondents, 34 percent, than favorable, at 23 percent.  

Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush and the problem with baggage

Niall Stanage and Amie Parnes, The Hill

Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush are dealing with the baggage of their political histories even before their 2016 campaigns officially begin.The focus on their histories, and that of their families, is enough to make the assumed frontrunners dwell on William Faulkner’s famous words, “the past is never dead. It’s not even past.”

The Real Jeb Bush and Amnesty for Illegal Aliens

Money can take you a long way in politics, it can even more or less buy you the nomination as it did Mitt Romney in 2012, but in the 2016 Republican Primary we don’t think it can nominate a candidate, like Jeb Bush, who fundamentally has the same position that Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton have on amnesty for illegal aliens.

Generals Conclude That Obama Backed Al-Qaeda

Jerome Corsi, WND

Obama & State Dept. under Hillary Clinton “changed sides in the war on terror” in '11 by implementing a policy of facilitating weapon delivery to al-Qaida-dominated rebel militias in Libya attempting to oust Moammar Gadhafi, the Citizens Commission on Benghazi concluded in its report.

Read My Lips: No New Bushes

Doris O'Brien, American Thinker

The fact is that the Democrats would like nothing better than to see a Bush run for president. Just his last name alone would drive liberals to the polls in droves to oppose him.

Why Republicans Are Ready for Hillary

Matt Latimer, Politico

Her mistakes have GOP candidates lining up. But beware the pundits' confidence. You don’t run to the embrace of the D.C. political class and—horrors—the mainstream media if you want to win the GOP nomination.

Ted Cruz is Strong For 2016

Saul Anuzis, NewsMax

Ted Cruz leads the best of the best. Cruz would not only make a great president but would also be the best and strongest option to defeat Hillary Clinton.

Why Elizabeth Warren won’t run and Jeb Bush won’t win

Jamelle Bouie, Slate Magazine

Bush would have trouble with actual Republican voters, while in the Democratic Party field Hillary Clinton towers over every potential competitor,including VP Joe Biden and far-left Senator Elizabeth Warren.

Poll: Little Crossover Appeal for Hillary, Jeb Bush

Patrick O'Connor, The Wall Street Journal

One in five people surveyed by The Wall Street Journal said they couldn’t support either Jeb Bush or Hillary Clinton.

Please Lord, No More Bushes For President

A Jeb Bush nomination for president would ensure that the Republican establishment stays in power for at least another decade, and it would also ensure that, no matter if Jeb or the Democrat wins, Big Government will prevail.

4 Repubs. Who Worry Hillary

Amie Parnes, The Hill

Hillary Clinton allies are focusing on 4 potential Repub. challengers for 2016: Jeb Bush, Rand Paul, Chris Christie & Scott Walker. Clinton World believes Paul has run the best “pre-campaign." The fact that Paul has worked to attract R's & D's to his cause has made him someone to watch.