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  • Blast from the past: Reading Hillary Rodham's Hidden Thesis

    05/30/2014 2:35:43 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 16 replies
    nbcnews ^ | 9/6/2007 9:08:10 PM ET | Bill Dedman
    Before reading Hillary Rodham's assessment of the old radical from Chicago — Alinsky's “compelling personality,” “his exceptional charm,” and the limitations of his “anachronistic” tactics — it’s important to understand how the document was sealed... ... Just as conservative authors have speculated, it was the Clintons who asked Wellesley in 1993 to hide Hillary Rodham's senior thesis from the first generation of Clinton biographers, according to her thesis adviser and friend, professor Alan H. Schechter, who describes taking the call from the White House. Wellesley's president, Nannerl Overholser Keohane, approved a broad rule with a specific application: The senior thesis...
  • EVIL Clinton Pardons & Hillary Connected [aw!m vanity]

    08/14/2016 4:39:01 AM PDT · by Arthur Wildfire! March · 15 replies
    If you think that the Clinton pardons don't apply to Hillary think again! She was neck-deep in the most shocking pardons her husband signed. How perverse were these pardons? I'll put it this way -- senators had almost unanymously condemned President Bill Clinton [in a vote of 95 to 2] for those sleazy pardons. Many of those senators now support Hillary and/or bash Trump EVEN THOUGH Hillary's own brother sold a pardon to a crack dealer for $400,000. The amount of crack involved was 800 pounds. But there were other evil pardons, such as Clinton granting clemency to FALN bomb...
  • (2015) Hillary Clinton's brothers could cause major problems for her presidential campaign

    08/07/2016 8:40:34 PM PDT · by PghBaldy · 41 replies
    Business Insider ^ | May 16, 2015 | Colin Campbell & Hunter Walker
    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's two brothers, Tony and Hugh Rodham, could be a problem for her presidential campaign. Over the years, the pair has been at the center of multiple controversies for their business dealings and Republicans are already using them to attack Clinton. ... A bunch of money-grubbing and opportunistic hillbillies with no sense of ethics, decency, or even legality."
  • Ask Vlad What He Already Has That Foggy Bottom Redacted From Hill Hackmail

    06/03/2016 7:28:51 PM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 9 replies
    Freep | 3rd of June | CharlesOconnell
    Before we in California can vote whether or not to become Venezuela, we need to know how bad Vlad can hackmail Rodham. Vote early, vote often.
  • "Why Does Everyone Hate Hillary" - DON'T

    05/23/2016 8:51:04 AM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 23 replies
    Freep | 05/23/2016 | Charles O'Connell
    It's at the top of Drudge right now, "Why Does Everyone Hate Hillary?", some kind of internal Democrat bickering, of no real interest to people out in flyover country. What if Jesus Christ could have saved...Hitler, Stalin, Mao, Margaret Sanger? He does have the power, he just doesn't bully you, if you really don't want him, he won't force himself on you. Hillary can choose to be Jesus' friend. That's between the two of them. Our imaginary hatred of a spectre we call "Hillary" is something in our own heads. Just make sure we put the same choice first in...
  • Column: Hillary Clinton — a student of Saul Alinsky

    04/08/2016 4:55:41 AM PDT · by george76 · 5 replies
    Post Independent ^ | April 7, 2016 | Mitch Mulhall
    I feel confident that I could persuade a millionaire on a Friday to subsidize a revolution on Saturday out of which he would make a huge profit on Sunday even though he was certain to be executed on Monday.” — Saul D. Alinsky. ... born in 1909 to Jewish Russian immigrants in a Chicago ghetto. .. Saul’s father instilled in his son a distrust of capitalism and minimized the connection between hard work and economic reward. ... Alinsky .. achieved entrée into Al Capone’s inner circle: ... Frank Nitti, known as the Enforcer, Capone’s number-two man, and actually in de...
  • Senate Committee Demands DHS Produce Whistle-Blower Smear Documents

    03/17/2016 7:52:19 PM PDT · by pilgrim · 6 replies
    dailycaller ^ | 03/17/2016 | Evan Gahr
    In a letter released Wednesday, Senate Homeland Security Committee Chairman Ron Johnson  60% (R-WI) asked Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson for all documents and communications regarding the dismissal of ICE whistle-blower Taylor Johnson and his underlings’ secretive effort to discredit her to reporters. Confused by all these Johnsons? It’s hard not to be. The story also features a cameo by then-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid  2% (D-NV). In 2013, Johnson, a decorated agent, was stripped of her gun and badge without explanation and placed on desk duty. The single mother of four was ousted right after Reid’s office...
  • Hillary Clinton's Culture Of Corruption May Doom Candidacy

    03/27/2015 10:15:07 AM PDT · by raptor22 · 23 replies
    IBD EDITORIALS ^ | March 27, 2015 | IBD EDITORIALS
    candal: Hillary's emails may be only the tip of an iceberg that could include Clinton Foundation donations to shield Boko Haram from being designated a terrorist group and her brother's involvement in a Haitian gold mine. We doubt Team Hillary was thrilled or her critics surprised Tuesday when the Inspector General for the Department of Homeland Security named Mrs. Clinton's brother, Tony Rodham, in a report about a firm that allegedly received preferential treatment from the Obama administration. The firm, Gulf Coast Funds Management, with Tony Rodham listed as its chief executive, allegedly benefited from what the report says was...
  • Teflon Tony Rodham, the Clintons’ Shady Id

    05/28/2015 6:14:10 AM PDT · by maggief · 15 replies
    National Review ^ | May 28, 2015 | BRENDAN BORDELON
    Sitting in a courtroom three years ago, after skipping out on a sizable legal bill, Hillary Rodham Clinton’s youngest brother struck a reassuring tone: Don’t worry, the money is coming. “I deal through the Clinton Foundation,” Tony Rodham said, according to court transcripts uncovered by the New York Times. He gave his word that Hillary and Bill were setting him up with Haitian-government permits to build a $22 million housing development in the earthquake-stricken country. “I hound my brother-in-law, because it’s his fund that we’re going to get our money from,” Rodham explained, promising a $1 million check once the...
  • Why Not Get Our Hillary E-Mails from Beijing, Moscow, Teheran...and Pyongyang FTM (BTW)

    01/23/2016 2:41:29 PM PST · by CharlesOConnell · 5 replies
    Freep | 1/23/2016 | Charles O'Connell
    The "They Ain't Stupes", guns, bibles & religion, flyover country people, know well enough without the media megalopoly having to spoon feed them, that Hillary deliberately used private e-mail for ultra-top-secrets to evade democratic-republic controls on her nefarious doings selling out America to Chi-Coms & any & all other bidders paying a high enough price for a night in the Lincoln Bedroom. So why do we need Foggy Bottom to dole out Rodham's e-mails for partisan political delaying, why not evade our hidden enemies in Washington & just go to our overt opposition to tell us what our own government...
  • Ties of Hillary Clinton’s Brother Invite Scrutiny (Tony Rodham)

    05/11/2015 1:48:47 AM PDT · by Libloather · 15 replies
    NY Times via MSN ^ | 5/10/15 | STEVE EDER
    **SNIP** “I deal through the Clinton Foundation. That gets me in touch with the Haitian officials,” Mr. Rodham said, according to a transcript of his testimony. “I hound my brother-in-law, because it’s his fund that we’re going to get our money from. And he can’t do it until the Haitian government does it. “And he keeps telling me, ‘Oh, it’s going to happen tomorrow, tomorrow, tomorrow, tomorrow.’ Well, tomorrow hasn’t come yet.” Mr. Rodham’s Haiti project never did happen. The Clinton Foundation said in a statement that it was not aware of Mr. Rodham’s Haiti project and had no involvement...
  • Preview: 'Fox News Reporting: The Tangled Clinton Web'(LIVE thread for the FOX special tonight)

    04/24/2015 5:01:10 PM PDT · by Nachum · 177 replies
    foxnews.com ^ | 4/24/15 | Fox News
  • LA’s Underground Power Broker

    05/30/2005 6:15:24 AM PDT · by Renfield · 3 replies · 607+ views
    L. A. Weekly ^ | 5-27-05 | JEFFREY ANDERSON
    The name Vignali receded into L.A. history after the “Pardongate” scandal of 2001, but questions remain about drug-dealing son Carlos and his real estate magnate father, Horacio, who just might be pulling the strings in the remaking of downtown L.A. --snip--- “Justice Undone: Clemency Decisions in the Clinton White House,” House Report 107-454, documents the involvement of Hugh Rodham, the brother of Hillary Rodham Clinton, in the Vignali affair. Rodham was Horacio Vignali’s chief lobbyist inside the White House and received more than $200,000 for his services. The two met through Los Angeles attorney James Casso in October 2000, according...
  • Gold Mine: Hillary Clinton’s Brother Granted Super-Rare Mining Permit from Haiti After State Dept.

    03/05/2015 12:48:07 PM PST · by ColdOne · 69 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 3/5/15 | Alexander Marlow
    Full title.....Gold Mine: Hillary Clinton’s Brother Granted Super-Rare Mining Permit from Haiti After State Dept. Sent Country Billions Hillary Rodham Clinton’s brother, Tony Rodham, sat on the board of a self-described mining company that in 2012 received one of only two “gold exploitation permits” from the Haitian government—the first issued in over 50 years. The tiny North Carolina company, VCS Mining, also included on its board Bill Clinton’s co-chair of the Interim Haiti Recovery Commission (IHRC), former Haitian Prime Minister Jean-Max Bellerive. The Rodham gold mine revelation is just one of dozens featured in a forthcoming bombshell investigative book by...
  • Tombstone of Hillary Clinton's father toppled

    04/15/2015 1:32:03 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 50 replies
    Politico ^ | April 15, 2015
    The tombstone of Hillary Clinton’s father, Hugh Rodham, was knocked over in a possible case of vandalism, police in Pennsylvania said Tuesday. Scranton Police Chief Carl Graziano said someone reported the stone had been disturbed at the Washburn Street Cemetery on Tuesday morning, according to a local report
  • Gravestone of Hillary Clinton's father vandalized in Pa. cemetery

    04/15/2015 5:41:05 AM PDT · by prisoner6 · 38 replies
    PennLive.com ^ | April 15, 2015 | John Luciew
    Is nothing sacred? The question is being raised in wake of a disturbing discovery in a Pennsylvania cemetery: The gravestone of Hillary Rodham Clinton's father has been found toppled over, NBC News is reporting. According to NBC, police say vandals may be responsible for upending the gravestone of Hugh Rodham in the Washburn Street Cemetery in Scranton.
  • The Brothers Rodham: Part of a long tradition of embarrassing political siblings

    04/07/2015 8:32:07 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 6 replies
    Politico ^ | 04/07/2015 | Todd S. Purdum
    richard Nixon was so worried about his younger brother Donald’s willingness to trade the family name for business favors that early in his presidency he had the Secret Service put a tail on him and tap his phone. Lyndon Johnson’s brother Sam Houston Johnson was such a falling-down-drunk that he spent a whole year of Johnson’s Senate career in a body cast from armpit to heel after breaking his leg in his own dining room. And Jimmy Carter’s brother Billy became a national embarrassment when he registered as a foreign agent of the Libyan government and received a $220,000 loan...
  • Who She Chooses for 2nd Will Be EXTREMELY Important

    03/02/2015 12:08:27 PM PST · by CharlesOConnell · 67 replies
    Weekly Standard ^ | March 2, 2015 | Daniel Halper
    Buffett: Barring Illness, Hillary 'Very Likely to Be the President'
  • Secret Benghazi report reveals Hillary’s Libya war push armed al Qaeda-tied terrorists

    02/02/2015 8:52:31 AM PST · by george76 · 24 replies
    Washington Times ^ | February 1, 2015 | Jeffrey Scott Shapiro
    Libyan officials were deeply concerned in 2011, as Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was trying to remove Moammar Gadhafi from power, that weapons were being funneled to NATO-backed rebels with ties to al Qaeda, fearing that well-armed insurgents could create a safe haven for terrorists .. The reports included a 16-page list of weapons . ... the Qataris, they are doing this with every country, with every country,” Mr. Gadhafi said. “This is their plan, I mean in public. This is their own agenda. I mean, it’s not something hidden, ... A lot of jihadists that had been locked...
  • Hillary Will Be Alinsky’s Third Term

    09/22/2014 10:22:46 PM PDT · by george76 · 19 replies
    Front Page Magazine ^ | September 23, 2014 | Daniel Greenfield
    After two terms in the White House by one Alinsky disciple, the United States is divided as never before. 1 in 4 Americans are ready for their state to secede from the United States. Three quarters of Americans don’t believe that their children will have a better future than they did. To anyone else this would be a failure, but to an Alinskyite despair and doom are a success story. Saul Alinsky wrote in Rules for Radicals that the organizer must “rub raw the resentments of the people of the community; fan the latent hostilities of many of the people...
  • Hillary Clinton's Name is Hillary Clinton, Not "Hillary."

    02/24/2014 9:47:23 AM PST · by Chickensoup · 88 replies
    02.24.14 | chickensoup
    Leftists like to control the vocabulary and the discourse. Leftists have decided to amputate the word Clinton from the name of Hillary Clinton, wife of Bill Clinton, our former president. No self-respecting conservative should EVER use the name Hillary without the mandatory last name, Clinton. She carries all the baggage that the name Hillary Clinton provides. Do not be manipulated by leftists, use her whole name. If headline space is an issue I recommend: Mrs. Clinton.
  • Benghazi investigators gave Hillary Clinton heads-up on findings

    09/21/2013 8:18:05 AM PDT · by george76 · 55 replies
    Washington Times ^ | September 19, 2013 | Stephen Dinan
    The leaders of the State Department’s Benghazi probe defended their inquiry into the 2012 attack, but they acknowledged to Congress on Thursday that their mission was limited in scope and faced questions over why they gave Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton an advance look at their findings. Retired Adm. Mike Mullen, vice chairman of the accountability review board, also acknowledged that he had warned Mrs. Clinton’s chief of staff not to send a particular official to Congress because he thought “she would be a weak witness” who might have hurt the State Department’s stance. Republicans said those moves called...
  • DHS nominee under investigation for allegedly helping Hillary Clinton's brother

    07/24/2013 11:18:36 AM PDT · by NonValueAdded · 22 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 24, 2013 | Fox News
    Authorities are investigating the man President Obama tapped to take over the second highest spot at the Department of Homeland Security for allegedly using his position and power to unfairly obtain U.S. visas for foreign investors in a company run by Hillary Clinton’s brother, FoxNews.com has confirmed. Alejandro Mayorkas, director of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, was named by Homeland Security's Inspector General's Office as a target in an investigation involving the foreign investor program run by USCIS, according to an email sent to lawmakers late Monday.
  • Hillary Clinton Biopic: Who Should Play Hillary In Rodham Biopic? Scarlett, Reese, Jessica ...

    05/28/2013 11:45:59 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 128 replies
    International Business Times ^ | 05/28/2013 | By Frances Samson
    The search for the actress to play Hillary Clinton in the biopic Rodham is creating loud buzz as the race gets fuelled by four equally talented actresses vying for the role. (Click Slideshow to view photos) It's a four-way fight among blonde beauties Scarlett Johansson, Reese Witherspoon, Amanda Seyfried and Jessica Chastain. Said to be gaining the early lead in the running is Johansson who is now busy filming the raven haired spy Black Widow in the sequel of Captain America. Whispers are getting louder going into the final casting that Johansson is almost sure to get the Rodham role...
  • Feds look closer at cash source in McAuliffe car scam (McAuliffe and Hillary's brother)

    April 3, 2013 Feds look closer at cash source in McAuliffe car scam By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org GONE AND DOWNSIZED: Though it’s still listed as their corporate address, GreenTech Automotive and Gulf Coast Funds Management moved out of their spacious headquarters office next to the Ritz Carlton in McLean. (Photo: Pamela Mullin) MCLEAN, Va. — A federal program that awards U.S. citizenship to foreigners in exchange for business investments is under increasing scrutiny as the assets of a Chicago company were frozen by the Securities and Exchange Commission.A Watchdog investigation found that Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe and...
  • Hillary Clinton’s mother dies

    11/01/2011 8:39:02 AM PDT · by Enosh · 27 replies
    USA Today ^ | USA Today
    <p>Our condolences to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, whose mother passed away this morning.</p> <p>Dorothy Rodham was 92 years old.</p> <p>“She overcame abandonment and hardship as a young girl to become the remarkable woman she was,” said a statement from the Clinton family: “A warm, generous and strong woman; an intellectual; a woman who told a great joke and always got the joke; an extraordinary friend and, most of all, a loving wife, mother and grandmother.”</p>
  • Hillary has her MOTHER begging for money

    01/16/2009 5:20:47 PM PST · by domeika · 14 replies · 657+ views
    Campaign email | 1/16/2009 | domeika
    From: Dorothy Rodham [mailto:info@hillaryclinton.com] Sent: Friday, January 16, 2009 7:39 PM To: xxxxx.xxxxxxx@xxxxxxxx.xxx Subject: One last request Dear Xxxx, I've been so proud watching my daughter over the past few days as she begins a new step in a life so full of accomplishment. And I know she'll continue to do great things for our country. Now I have to ask you -- for the very last time -- to give her your help. This is our last chance to help Hillary pay down the debt from her history-making campaign. I know how much it would mean to her to...
  • DEM OPERATIVE EYES HILLARY STATE FOR MCCAIN

    09/05/2008 1:00:35 PM PDT · by LdSentinal · 67 replies · 538+ views
    NY Post ^ | 9/5/08 | Cindy Adams
    ST. PAUL - Hillary Clinton and her roommate, the former president, make a pit stop next month in Penn sylvania. An important state for a candidate to win, this was Hillary territory. She took Scranton like Grant took Richmond. Hillary heads there again the second week of October for the Methodist equivalent of a christening. The baby is Simon Rodham. The daddy, her brother Tony Rodham. The Clintons will houseguest with friends. Mr. and Mrs. Jamie Brazil. Former president of her brother's company, Jamie has a big smile, big house, big wristwatch, beautiful blond wife with big jewelry and biiiig...
  • A Leading Hillary Supporter Defects to McCain

    09/01/2008 10:35:05 AM PDT · by mondonico · 95 replies · 929+ views
    Newsweek website ^ | 9/1/2008 | Tamara Haddad
    Newsweek Exclusive: Top Clinton Supporter John Coale Endorses McCain John Coale, a prominent Washington lawyer, husband of Fox TV host Greta Van Susteren and a supporter of Sen. Hillary Clinton, announced today that he was supporting John McCain for president. Coale, who traveled with Sen. Clinton, President Clinton and her family through out the primary season, complained of sexism, and said the Democratic Party is "being taken over by the moveon.org types" in an exclusive interview with Newsweek.com's Tammy Haddad. He said he tried to prevent Clinton's brother, Tony Rodham, from attending an August 18th meeting in Scranton, Pa. with...
  • Hillary Clinton brother 'in meeting to support John McCain'

    08/21/2008 12:53:59 PM PDT · by Schnucki · 22 replies · 224+ views
    The Telegraph ^ | August 21, 2008 | Toby Harnden
    Hillary Clinton's youngest brother has met a top aide to the Republican candidate John McCain, fuelling accusations that some of those close to the former First Lady are actively working against Barack Obama. Tony Rodham, who held a fundraising event for Mrs Clinton in Pennsylvania when she was battling against Mr Obama in the Democratic primaries, met Carly Fiorina, Mr McCain's senior economic adviser, in the state. Miss Fiorina was taking part in a two-day Pennsylvania bus tour designed to woo disenchanted Clinton supporters into the McCain camp. His wife Megan and their two children also attended the meeting at...
  • Hillary Clinton Supporters Rendezvous with McCain Operatives(including her brother!)

    08/20/2008 6:05:03 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 65 replies · 288+ views
    Fox News ^ | August 20, 2008 | Brett Bahr
    O Brother, Where Art Thou? One of Hillary Clinton's brothers and some Pennsylvania Democrats who backed her presidential bid socialized Monday with a top adviser to Republican John McCain. The Scranton Times-Tribune reports Tony Rodham attended a gathering hosted by political consultant Jamie Brazil, a longtime friend of the Clintons. Brazil is a paid national director of the Citizens for McCain coalition. Also there, McCain top economic adviser Carly Fiorina. The other guests included an attorney who coordinated Clinton's presidential campaign in northeast Pennsylvania during the primary election, and the sister of Scranton Democratic Mayor Chris Doherty. Under Wraps The...
  • Clinton changes handgun position

    05/31/2008 7:41:50 AM PDT · by george76 · 52 replies · 341+ views
    The Billings Gazette ^ | May 31, 2008 | JENNIFER McKEE
    Registry not appropriate for all states. Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton told Montana reporters Friday that she no longer favors national handgun registration and licensing, even as she supports such measures in her adopted state of New York. "What I came out for was the New York law," the U.S. senator said in a noon conference call Friday. "I don't think there is any contradiction between defending Second Amendment rights and trying to keep guns out of the hands of" criminals and the mentally ill. In 2000, as she was beginning her campaign for senator from New York, Clinton...
  • Will Danica Patrick Be The First Female F1 Driver? (No Hot Rodham Jinx Please)

    05/03/2008 7:11:42 PM PDT · by red flanker · 43 replies · 259+ views
    Auto Racing Daily ^ | May 3, 2008
    Jenson Button could end up with a female team-mate before very long. His Honda boss has offered talks to pint-sized American racer Danica Patrick after she made history in the Indy Racing League series. Patrick made her IndyCar debut in 2005, however, it was not until three years later, driving for Andretti Green Racing, that she claimed her first victory, winning the Indy Japan 300 and thereby becoming the first woman to win an IndyCar race. The American is now hoping to test her skills in Formula One, admitting that she would relish a ‘proper’ test with one of the...
  • Torricelli campaign funds go into his nonprofit ( Hillary mentioned )

    04/27/2008 11:17:02 PM PDT · by george76 · 4 replies · 166+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | April 28, 2008 | Jim McElhatton
    Former Sen. Robert G. Torricelli, a top fundraiser for Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, is sending hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations from his 2002 Senate campaign to a private foundation registered in his name and based out of his New Jersey lobbying office — an arrangement that troubles campaign-finance and tax experts. Federal election rules allow former elected officials to use surplus campaign money on charitable causes, though Mr. Torricelli's Rosemont Foundation, which received $1.5 million in campaign cash last year, has not yet been granted tax-exempt status. Angelo Genova, an attorney for Mr. Torricelli, said the foundation's application...
  • Sen. Clinton's brother draws small, enthusiastic crowd (Guy is Hugh-Normus)

    04/17/2008 9:21:16 PM PDT · by red flanker · 7 replies · 114+ views
    Tribune Review ^ | April 17, 2008 | Paul Peirce
    Retired steelworker Bill Callaway admitted he never heard of Hugh Rodham, younger brother of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, before he was invited to a campaign rally yesterday in Cedar Creek Park. But Callaway, 64, who formerly worked at U.S. Steel's Clairton works, said he was glad for an opportunity to get a firsthand taste of presidential politics so close to his Rostraver home. "Hey, it's beautiful outside this afternoon, and it gives me a little break from watching my grandkids. And I support Hillary because I think she's a much better candidate," Callaway said. Callaway joined about 65 other Clinton...
  • Devastating Clinton YouTube Video Hits Web

    04/16/2008 10:05:36 PM PDT · by freerepublic_or_die · 55 replies · 293+ views
    Andrew Sullivan ^ | April 16, 2008 | Staff
    andrewsullivan.theatlantic.com — A tough new video montage shows footage of Clinton from 1992 through 2008 from her first 60 Minutes interview to her lies about sniper fire, NAFTA, and Iraq. At this point, Hillary Clinton has no one left to lie to.
  • Clinton Vows To Stay in Race To Convention

    03/30/2008 1:50:14 PM PDT · by george76 · 81 replies · 1,499+ views
    Washington Post ^ | March 30, 2008 | Perry Bacon Jr. and Anne E. Kornblut
    In her most definitive comments to date on the subject, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton sought Saturday to put to rest any notion that she will drop out of the presidential race, pledging in an interview to not only compete in all the remaining primaries but also continue until there is a resolution of the disqualified results in Florida and Michigan. A day after Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean urged the candidates to end the race by July 1, Clinton defied that call by declaring that she will take her campaign all the way to the Aug. 25-28 convention if...
  • Cash-strapped Clinton fails to pay bills

    03/30/2008 6:45:32 AM PDT · by george76 · 130 replies · 4,783+ views
    Politico. ^ | 3/30/08 | KENNETH P. VOGEL |
    Hillary Rodham Clinton’s cash-strapped presidential campaign has been putting off paying hundreds of bills for months — freeing up cash for critical media buys, but also earning the campaign a reputation as something of a deadbeat in some small business circles. A pair of Ohio companies owed more than $25,000 by Clinton for staging events for her campaign are warning others in the tight-knit event production community — and anyone else who will listen — to get their cash upfront when doing business with her. Her campaign, say representatives of the two companies, has stopped returning phone calls and e-mails...
  • Questions - Where are Roger Clinton, and Tony and Hugh Rodham these days?

    03/27/2008 3:41:06 PM PDT · by HAL9000 · 20 replies · 6,430+ views
    ABC News ^ | March 27, 2008 | Jake Tapper
    What's stopping the Democratic presidential candidates from stepping forward and saying that even more important than electing their individual candidacies is electing a Democrat? What's stopping Sen. Barack Obama from saying if he doesn't win the nomination he will work his heart out for Sen. Hillary Clinton, and vice versa? (Vice versa is actually more important, since Clinton is the one who has implied McCain is more prepared than Obama to be commander-in-chief.) Where are Roger Clinton, and Tony and Hugh Rodham these days? That Bosnia sniper story was being questioned weeks ago. Did no staffer tell Clinton to...
  • Judge allows questioning in Clinton suit

    03/20/2008 3:36:54 PM PDT · by george76 · 17 replies · 1,140+ views
    Associated Press ^ | Mar. 20, 2008 | PETE YOST
    A battle over Hillary Rodham Clinton's record as first lady broke out on two fronts Thursday, as a federal judge stepped into a dispute over the handling of still-unreleased Clinton phone logs and Barack Obama's campaign challenged her record on trade. The latest twist in the debate over her time in the White House came in the courtroom of U.S. District Judge James Robertson, who forced the National Archives to undergo questioning about why it won't release 20,000 pages of Clinton's old phone logs. Not enough resources, a lawyer representing the National Archives told the judge. The archives deals with...
  • Clinton Hints At Sharing Ticket With Obama

    03/05/2008 5:42:39 AM PST · by jdm · 316 replies · 1,114+ views
    CBS ^ | March 05, 2008 | Staff
    NEW YORK (CBS) ― Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton hinted at the possibility of a democratic "dream ticket" with Sen. Barack Obama. Speaking on the Early Show on CBS, Clinton said "that may be where this is headed, but we have to decide who is on the top of the ticket." Clinton said the race between her and Obama remains "incredibly close," with just "smidgens of difference" between them. Clinton's remarks after her campaign won two big states yesterday: Ohio and Texas. She also won Rhode Island. The wins enabled her campaign to break Obama's 12-state winning streak and pick up...
  • Too early to panic, Clinton's Colorado superdelegates say

    02/14/2008 9:24:50 AM PST · by george76 · 13 replies · 105+ views
    Rocky Mountain News ^ | February 14, 2008 | David Montero
    Barack Obama clobbered Hillary Rodham Clinton in the Potomac primaries Tuesday, but her Colorado superdelegates were still hanging tough behind her Wednesday. Certainly they saw the ugly numbers Tuesday night - especially out of Virginia - but the only math that seemed to matter to them at this point was what might happen in Texas and Ohio on March 4. That's the biggest day left on the primary calendar. Between them, Texas and Ohio have 389 delegates up for grabs. "It's too early to jump off any boats," said Maria Handley, a Boulder-based superdelegate...Handley is joined by Ramona Martinez and...
  • 'Pimp' Slur on Chelsea

    02/09/2008 5:10:14 PM PST · by george76 · 126 replies · 202+ views
    NEW YORK POST ^ | February 9, 2008 | CHARLES HURT
    Hillary Rodham Clinton threatened yesterday to pull out of an upcoming debate hosted by MSNBC after one of its correspondents said on air that daughter Chelsea was being "pimped out" by the campaign to win votes. Correspondent David Shuster made the remark Thursday night as he and others were discussing on air how Chelsea Clinton, 27, is taking an increasingly active role in the campaign. "Doesn't it seem as if Chelsea is sort of being pimped out in some weird sort of way?" Wolfson noted that just last month another MSNBC personality, Chris Matthews, apologized for saying the reason Clinton...
  • State's top Dems should stand up and be counted

    02/09/2008 10:56:11 AM PST · by george76 · 99+ views
    Denver Post ^ | 02/06/2008 | Susan Greene
    Colorado Democrats caucused in record numbers Tuesday night, clueless about which candidate their party leaders prefer for president. That's because Gov. Bill Ritter, Sen. Ken Salazar, Rep. Mark Udall and Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper have refused to make picks ... But where is the backbone in silence? And what is more worthy of a clear stand than the question of who governs our country? "There's a certain responsibility to being a leader in your party. In a presidential race, that means taking a side," said state GOP chairman Dick Wadhams. Though Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama differ only slightly...
  • Obama's spiritual mentor - Powerhouse Chicago preacher draws attention, and plenty of controversy

    01/16/2008 11:58:21 AM PST · by bahblahbah · 21 replies · 727+ views
    Baltimore Sun via Hotair and Sweetness & Light ^ | January 16, 2008 | Michael Hill
    On Sunday morning - amid intensified crossfire between Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton and Obama over the use of race in the Democratic presidential campaign - Wright was preaching from the Gospel of John, using his powerful style to link the story of the loaves and fishes to a contemporary political message… Some argue that blacks should vote for Clinton “because her husband was good to us,” he continued. “That’s not true,” he thundered. “He did the same thing to us that he did to Monica Lewinsky.” Many in the crowd were on their feet, applauding - amazed, amused and moved...
  • Hillary Courts Women's Votes Rice Strikes Back At Huckabee

    12/22/2007 12:29:40 PM PST · by DBCJR · 4 replies · 122+ views
    Associated Press ^ | December 22, 2007
    Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton sought to shore up support among independent and female voters in New Hampshire Friday, attempting to maintain a strength in those blocs with her biography and testimonials from registered Republicans. Clinton, in a tight race with Sen. Barack Obama, planned to spend the day telling New Hampshire voters how she reached across party lines and produced results — echoing television ads already on the air. The New York senator brought along her mother, Dorothy Rodham, daughter, Chelsea Clinton, and other well-known female supporters during a two-day swing in New Hampshire. She also dispatched supporters to vouch...
  • Clinton campaigns with family, GOP voter (It's always nice to have the family together holiday time)

    12/21/2007 2:38:35 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 26 replies · 98+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 12/21/07 | Philip Elliott - ap
    CONCORD, N.H. - Democratic Hillary Rodham Clinton got by with a little help from her friends — Republican ones — and family on Friday. The presidential candidate, in a tight race with rival Barack Obama in the first primary state, was joined by her mother, Dorothy Rodham, and her daughter, Chelsea, as she appealed to female voters at the start of a two-day campaign swing. Rodham and the younger Clinton didn't address the crowd, but state Senate President Sylvia Larsen did. "I know about glass ceilings," said Larsen, only the third woman to lead the state legislative branch. Larsen said...
  • Deadbeat Hillary Bro May Have Had Pot-Smoking Relations With That Woman

    12/20/2007 2:36:16 PM PST · by Anti-Bubba182 · 34 replies · 61+ views
    Radar ^ | 12-20-07 | Staff
    It turns out our dossier on Hillary Clinton's brother, Anthony Rodham, was incomplete. As per today's New York Post, the youngest Rodham sibling allegedly owes ex-wife Nicole Boxer (daughter of Democratic California Senator Barbara Boxer) $75,000 in child support and $55,000 in alimony, despite having been ordered by a judge to pay up earlier this year. Deadbeat dad Anthony, who remarried in 2005 and now lives in a "fancy Washington townhouse," has quite the track record. In addition to the "Pardongate" fiasco we alluded to, the former insurance salesman was attacked at his family cottage in the Berkshires by a...
  • Gore's, Talbott's Red Russian roots (archive 2000 - Rodham Brothers mentioned)

    12/20/2007 6:49:08 AM PST · by Calpernia · 16 replies · 82+ views
    WorldNetDaily.com ^ | October 3, 2000 | Charles C. Thompson II and Tony Hays
    Gore's, Talbott's Red Russian roots How they 'Hammer'-ed out Washington-Moscow policy Posted: October 3, 2000 Loutchansky's name surfaced again last year, when the Washington Post revealed that first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton's two brothers, Tony Rodham and Hugh Rodham, were involved in a $118 million scheme to grow and export hazelnuts in the former Soviet republic of Georgia. Their partner in the venture was Aslan Abashidze, who said his financial adviser was Loutchansky. Abashidze is a reputed member of a Russian organized crime family.The Rodham brothers at first balked and then agreed to national security adviser Sandy Berger's request that...
  • HILL'S BROTHER A DEADBEAT [Anthony Rodham]

    12/20/2007 5:03:40 AM PST · by ml/nj · 108 replies · 1,553+ views
    New York Post ^ | Dec 20, 2007 | DAREH GREGORIAN
    Hillary Rodham Clinton's youngest sibling is a deadbeat dad who owes tens of thousands of dollars in child support to his politically connected ex, The Post has learned. In a disclosure that could prove embarrassing for his sister, Anthony Rodham has stiffed his former wife, Nicole Boxer, out of $75,000 in child support, as well as $55,000 in alimony, a source close to the case said. Including interest and various fees and expenses, the presidential candidate's brother now owes Boxer - the daughter of Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) - more than $158,000, the source said. The revelation that Rodham is...