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Hillary Clinton Staff on Alert

CNN: “The long and winding prelude to her announcement is nearly over, according to aides, and the start of her second bid for the White House is likely only days away. Top Democratic activists in the early-voting states of Iowa and New Hampshire privately say they have been placed on alert that Clinton will soon […]

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Hart Warns Democrats Over Clinton Candidacy

Gary Hart told Politico that the prospect of a billion-dollar Hillary Clinton campaign “ought to frighten every American” and Democrats would be better served by a competitive primary that forced her to speak in more depth about the issues. Said Hart: “I like Hillary Clinton. I really appreciate what she and her husband have done… […]

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Business Owners in Brooklyn Heights Start Subtle Lobbying of Clinton Campaign

As the presumptive Democratic candidate for president moves into Brooklyn Heights, the neighborhood merchants are rolling out the welcome mat. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Clinton Is No Longer Seeking Office. (She’s Rented One.)

It’s official: Hillary Rodham Clinton has chosen a campaign headquarters in Brooklyn. All that’s left is for her to say what she is running for. Full News here – First Draft

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Hillary Clinton delivers remarks during the 2015 Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting award in Washington

Clinton campaign signed lease for Brooklyn HQ: source

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The campaign of likely U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has signed a lease to house its headquarters in Brooklyn, New York, a source with knowledge of Clinton's plans said on Friday. Clinton, a former U.S. secretary of state and the wife of a former president, is expected to launch […]

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Saying the ‘Onus Is on Iran,’ Hillary Clinton Calls Nuclear Framework an ‘Important Step’

Hillary Rodham Clinton said that while “the devil is always in the details” in the negotiations to curtail Iran’s nuclear program, she supported the structure agreed to on Thursday, adding that “diplomacy deserves a chance to succeed.” Full News here – First Draft

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Former U.S. Secretary of State Clinton holds up a book while she attends the early childhood development initiative "talk to you baby" in Brooklyn, New York

Bogus Hillary Clinton website highlights online perils for 2016 candidates

By Luciana Lopez NEW YORK (Reuters) – Hillaryclinton.org bears the likely Democratic presidential candidate's name, but she would not want supporters to go there: some cyber security experts said this week the site contains malicious software. An examination by Reuters of domains including the full names of eight Republican and four Democratic hopefuls, ending in […]

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Advantage Clinton

Rick Klein: “Ex-presidents aren’t created equal. Or, at least, they’re not equal by the time history gets to judge. George W. Bush fans are likely to be Jeb Bush fans, just as Bill Clinton fans overwhelmingly favor Hillary Clinton in 2016, according to the new ABC News/Washington Post poll. But Hillary has a deeper pool […]

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Warren listens to remarks at the dedication ceremony for the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, in Boston in this file photo

Tensions with Warren camp could loom over Clinton campaign

By Amanda Becker and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The race for the Democratic nomination in the 2016 U.S. presidential election is turning into a battle of ideas between a woman who has not yet said she is running and another who insists she won't. Hillary Clinton is expected to launch her White House bid […]

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Clinton Makes It Hard to Follow the Money

Conor Friedersdorf, AtlanticOne way to evaluate presidential candidates is to follow the money. To whom is a politician beholden? To what extent are her personal financial interests at odds with the public interest? Which moneyed groups is he unlikely to flout?Republicans and Democrats have their respective (if sometimes overlapping) fundraising bases. Very rich individuals sometimes […]

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