Tag Archive | "Democrats"

Democrats Need a Plan B

Bill Press, The HillHillary Clinton has survived the first crisis of her putative 2016 campaign. She appears to have put Emailgate behind her, either because most people accept her explanation that she chose to use her own private email, rather than the official State Department system, out of “convenience” or, more likely, because the media […]

Read the full story

Posted in PoliticsComments (0)

Focus Group Democrats Like Jeb Bush – Politics Informer Video

Bloomberg Politics held focus groups with Republican and Democratic voters in New Hampshire. Their answers on Jeb Bush, electability and dysfunction in Washington were surprising –Subscribe… Video Rating: 4 / 5

Read the full story

Posted in Democrats, VideoComments (2)

House Democrats Slam Netanyahu’s Speech from the ‘Dick Cheney Playbook’ – Politics Informer Video

House Democrats opposed to Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit held a press conference shortly after Netanyahu spoke, with Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY) wasting no time “thanking” John Boehner and Israeli… Video Rating: 2 / 5

Read the full story

Posted in Democrats, VideoComments (4)

ESPN’s Smith says Democrats take black vote ‘for granted,’ suggests African-Americans vote GOP

ESPN radio and TV commentator Stephen A. Smith is urging fellow African-Americans to vote for Republican candidates, arguing the Democratic Party has taken the black vote “for granted.”   Full News here – FOX News

Read the full story

Posted in CongressComments (0)

New Hampshire Democrats See Clinton Primary Challenge

“The Democratic Party will have a primary race whether presumptive front-runner Hillary Clinton ultimately decides to enter the race or not, political observers and state Democrats said,” the New Hampshire Union Leader reports. Said Democratic Party chairman Ray Buckley: “I fully anticipate we’re going to have a very robust primary. It’s going to happen. A […]

Read the full story

Posted in PoliticsComments (0)

First Draft: Today in Politics: Democrats to Ramp Up Push for Attorney General Vote

Democrats say they will intensify the pressure on Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky to allow a vote this week on Loretta E. Lynch for attorney general. Full News here – NYT > Politics

Read the full story

Posted in PoliticsComments (0)

Barney Frank on Hillary Clinton 2016: Democrats Do Not Need A “Vigorous Primary Challenge”

CHUCK TODD: We're going to do a lot more on your book in a few minutes and tape more of this. But very quickly, Hillary Clinton. Are you comfortable that she, you've argued before she should have a primary challenger, a robust one. REP. BARNEY FRANK: No. CHUCK TODD: Now– I was just going to […]

Read the full story

Posted in PoliticsComments (0)

Hillary Clinton Seeks to Reassure Democrats on Email Controversy

Hillary Rodham Clinton wasn’t speaking to reporters when she gave her 21-minute press conference earlier this week about her State Department emails. She was talking to Democratic voters and seeking to assure them that the controversy could be easily explained. Full News here – First Draft

Read the full story

Posted in PoliticsComments (1)

More Democrats Are Going Their Own Way, and That’s Away From Obama

President Obama is finding that his biggest difficulties in pushing his agenda in Congress lately are not with Republicans but with members of his own party. Full News here – NYT > Politics

Read the full story

Posted in PoliticsComments (0)

Tax Policy: Will Hillary Clinton Follow Democrats on Capital Gains?

One of the big questions facing the Democratic front-runner is how eager she is to tax the rich with a higher rate on capital gains. Full News here – NYT > Politics

Read the full story

Posted in PoliticsComments (0)