Tags: Democratic

President Obama says the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership would boost the U.S. economy, not undermine it. I want to acknowledge — because this looks like a very well-read and informed crowd — (laughter) — that there have been a bunch of critics about trade deals generally and the Trans-Pacific Partnership. And what's interesting is typically they're…

TIME Why Hillary Clinton's Democratic Opponents Only Throw SoftballsTIMERepublican presidential candidates are already running hard against Hillary Clinton. Hours before she announced her campaign for president, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul released an online video accusing Clinton of “corruption and cover-up, conflicts of …Marco Rubio's Hispanic debacle: How Hillary Clinton just made life hell for …SalonHillary Clinton's…

Washington Post (blog) A simple guide to the real differences between the Democratic candidates for …Washington Post (blog)Democrats might not get the competitive primary that many had hoped for, as Bernie Sanders, the independent senator from Vermont who announced he would seek the Democratic nomination Thursday, is unlikely to beat Hillary Rodham Clinton at the…

(Reuters) – Former Maryland Governor and possible Democratic presidential contender Martin O’Malley said on Monday he was saddened by the situation in Baltimore, where violence erupted after the funeral of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died after he was injured in police custody. “I’m saddened that the City I love is in such…

Bernie Sanders to launch Democratic presidential bid: Vermont radio

Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, the longest-serving independent member of the U.S. Congress, will announce his candidacy for the Democratic presidential nomination on Thursday, Vermont Public Radio reported on Tuesday. With former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton looming as the front-runner for the Democratic nomination in 2016, few other candidates have stepped forward in the…

New York Times Hillary Clinton Courts the Democratic Left, but Is Pressured to Take …New York TimesWASHINGTON — Months before Hillary Rodham Clinton started delivering Democratic primary voters a liberal-minded message about a “stacked deck” in favor of the wealthy and the need for criminal-justice reform, she met quietly at Esca, a Mario Batali …Hillary Clintons…

Sanders says he’ll seek Democratic nomination for president

Independent U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, a self-described socialist and one of the most outspoken liberals in Congress, will seek the 2016 Democratic nomination for president, he told U.S. media on Wednesday. "I believe (voters) want a fundamental change so that government works for ordinary Americans and not just billionaires," Sanders told USA Today.…

New York Times Hillary Clinton Courts the Democratic Left, but Is Pressured to Take …New York TimesWASHINGTON — Months before Hillary Rodham Clinton started delivering Democratic primary voters a liberal-minded message about a “stacked deck” in favor of the wealthy and the need for criminal-justice reform, she met quietly at Esca, a Mario Batali …Doubts about…

New York Times Hillary Clinton Courts the Democratic Left, but Is Pressured to Take …New York TimesWASHINGTON — Months before Hillary Rodham Clinton started delivering Democratic primary voters a liberal-minded message about a “stacked deck” in favor of the wealthy and the need for criminal-justice reform, she met quietly at Esca, a Mario Batali …Doubts about…

Fred Barnes, Weekly StandardThe euphoria didn’t last long. It was snuffed out when Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was reelected in Israel in the face of a strenuous effort by the White House to sideline him. Obama responded not by congratulating Netanyahu, even grudgingly, but by criticizing his campaign and announcing that the administration’s policy toward…

Send this to a friend