Hillary Clinton

Hillary still can’t explain why she should be president

Rich Lowry, New York Post

Armed with an impeccable resume and pedigree, and an impressive campaign and fundraising apparatus, Hillary has it all — except a rationale for her campaign and the ability to excite voters.

Hillary Still Working Gender Card, But From a Different Angle

Kimberley Ross, RedState

Hillary the Unaccomplished is still playing the gender card. At this point, that’s all she has left in the campaign. She’s been in the public eye for years, but name recognition is not the same as being qualified for the job of president.

Would Donald Trump Save Americans From Unnecessary War?

Subsidizing prosperous, populous allies and attempting to remake failed states provides little benefit to most Americans, who do the dying and paying. Hillary Clinton’s foreign support actually reinforces Donald Trump’s point: the need for an international policy that advances the interests of the American people.

Big poll story is not Trump's strength but Clinton's weakness

Michael Barone, Washington Examiner

You would expect that the numbers for the putative Democratic candidate for president would rise in tandem with a rise in the numbers for the Democratic president — and one for which that candidate served in a top position for four years. You would expect that — but it's not happening.

The Shameless New York Times

L. Brent Bozell III and Tim Graham, CNS News

It's safe to say that Trump is no one's idea of Mr. Manners. His rudeness toward women was summarized by Fox's Megyn Kelly at the first GOP debate. And the way Trump treated her afterward underlined it. But The New York Times now has no right whatsoever to pass judgment on presidential candidates and their treatment of women.

How Parties are Revitalized

Patrick J. Buchanan, The American Conservative

Trump may bring more excitement than some folks can handle. But Clinton has become a crashing bore, until she gets agitated, and then the voice rises to where she sounds like the siren on the hook-and-ladder in “Chicago Fire.”

Hillary Clinton Gets Campaign Cash From Department of Justice Employees

Erick Erickson, The Resurgent

The Department of Justice is investigating Hillary Clinton and she has received $75,000.00 from DOJ employees. Former US Attorney Matt Whitaker, the executive director of the Foundation for Accountability and Civic Trust, is calling for a special prosecutor to deal with the Clinton investigation. This news should, in a sane world, bolster his case.

New Poll Has Bad News for Both Trump and Clinton, But Trump Even Moreso

Caleb Howe, RedState

A new poll of likely voters in the important state of New Hampshire shows a pretty startling result. “Unsure” is polling ahead of both Republican “presumptive nominee” Donald Trump and the Democrat we all know will be their nominee, Secretary Hillary Clinton.