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  • Chelsea Clinton Is Primed for Another Parent’s White House Run

    07/30/2007 5:00:17 PM PDT · by V.Foster · 40 replies · 1,144+ views
    New York Times ^ | July 30, 2007 | JODI KANTOR
    Asked which parent Chelsea Clinton most resembles, friends tick through the mother-daughter similarities. There is the habit of pre-empting questions by asking lots of them. The passionate interest in health care. The tendency to sound a bit scripted when talking about policy, even in private. The way both borrowed on family contacts to establish post-White House careers, but won over skeptical colleagues with their diligence and enthusiasm.And if her mother, Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, manages to become the first female president of the United States, Chelsea Clinton could be in a historic, head-spinning position of her own: the first first...
  • (Hillary)Clinton Ducks Answer on Whether Homosexualty is ‘Immoral’

    03/14/2007 5:08:07 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 76 replies · 1,728+ views
    The New York Times ^ | March 14, 2007 | Patrick Healy
    Asked if she believed homosexuality was immoral, Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton declined to answer the question in a television interview this morning and said it was for “others to conclude.” General Peter Pace, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said in a recent interview that he personally believed homosexuality was immoral and that this view was a factor in his opposition to gays serving openly in the military. Mrs. Clinton, a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, supports allowing gays to serve, which would amount to a change in her husband’s “don’t ask don’t tell” policy. She has...
  • Clinton Calls Impeachment Egregious Abuse

    11/11/2005 6:55:31 AM PST · by Senator Goldwater · 74 replies · 2,512+ views
    Associated Press ^ | November 11, 2005 | FRANK ELTMAN
    HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. - Former president Bill Clinton called Congress' impeachment of him an "egregious" abuse of the Constitution and challenged those who say history will judge him poorly because of his White House tryst with Monica Lewinsky. Speaking at an academic conference examining his presidency here Thursday, Clinton challenged historian Douglas Brinkley's comments in a newspaper interview that Clinton would be deemed a great president were it not for his impeachment. "I completely disagree with that," Clinton said in his speech at Hofstra University. "You can agree with that statement, but only if you think impeachment was justified. Otherwise, it...
  • What About Clinton's "Deep Throat?" - (list of malfeasances as long as the W.H. driveway)

    06/07/2005 6:48:10 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 8 replies · 592+ views
    THE RANT.US ^ | JUNE 7, 2005 | DUSTIN HAWKINS
    When I first heard the “big news” of the unmasking of "Deep Throat," my immediate reaction was: who cares? It isn’t just that the whole Watergate brouhaha happened long before I was even born. It was that the whole brouhaha was child’s play compared to what would go on in the Clinton White House. At best, Watergate was a about a second rate breaking and entering, not committed by or with the knowledge of Richard Nixon; one use of executive privilege to slow down the investigation of the break-in for a couple of weeks; and one lie, which wasn’t even...
  • FBI Raids Hillary's Warehouse in Whitewater Déjà Vu (Remember this guys?)

    01/08/2005 9:10:52 AM PST · by Capablanca911 · 17 replies · 3,636+ views
    NewsMax.com http://www.newsmax.com/showinsidecover.shtml?a=2002/6/24/221543 Monday, June 24, 2002 11:15 p.m. EDT FBI Raids Hillary's Warehouse in Whitewater Déjà Vu Ten years ago, L. Jean Lewis, an investigator with the government's Resolution Trust Corporation, was able to piece together a complicated Arkansas bank fraud conspiracy from a treasure trove of documents she unearthed in an out-of-the-way Kansas City warehouse. The result was the Whitewater scandal, which, after six years' worth of twists and turns, ended in the first impeachment of an elected president in U.S. history. New York Sen. Hillary Clinton surely hopes that history isn't repeating itself with the raid conducted by...
  • Ex-Clinton Aide Charged on Fund-Raising

    01/08/2005 11:55:47 AM PST · by Sarastro · 14 replies · 2,109+ views
    AP via The New York Times ^ | January 8, 2005 | AP
    WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 (AP) - Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton's former finance director has been indicted on charges of filing fictitious reports that misstated contributions for a Hollywood fund-raising gala for the senator, the Justice Department said Friday. The indictment, rare for a political campaign, was unsealed in Los Angeles and charged David Rosen with four counts of filing false reports with the Federal Election Commission. The charges focus on a dinner and concert on Aug. 12, 2000, supported by more than $1.1 million in so-called in-kind contributions - goods and services provided free or below cost. The F.B.I. previously said...
  • Clintonista's Indictment Kept Secret for a Year

    01/08/2005 12:13:31 PM PST · by kattracks · 255 replies · 6,163+ views
    NewsMax.com ^ | 1/08/05 | Carl Limbacher
    Though Hillary Clinton's former finance chairman David Rosen was actually indicted in 2003, the Bush administration kept it secret till the indictment was unsealed late Friday, a move that spared the former first couple and the Democratic Party significant embarrassment during the height of the 2004 presidential campaign. "The indictment was handed down more than a year ago," the Los Angeles Times reported Saturday. Citing "sources familiar with the probe," the Times said the Bush Justice Department decided that any criminal charges would not be made public until after last fall's presidential election for fear they would be seen as...
  • Hillary aide indicted ("Star-studded gala")

    01/08/2005 3:41:13 PM PST · by Chi-townChief · 10 replies · 1,286+ views
    NY Daily News ^ | January 8, 2005 | KENNETH R. BAZINET
    WASHINGTON - A top aide in Sen. Hillary Clinton's 2000 Senate race was indicted yesterday on federal charges of filing false documents that allegedly lowballed costs and hid generous assistance in putting on a star-studded Hollywood gala. The Justice Department alleges that David Rosen, Clinton's former campaign finance director, misstated the cost of the fund-raiser to free up more cash for the Democrat's 2000 election. Campaign staffers have denied the books were cooked. Rosen was indicted on four counts of filing false Federal Election Commission reports stemming from an Aug. 12, 2000, fund-raising dinner and concert for Clinton's Senate campaign....
  • How Hillary's money man was nailed for L.A. gala

    01/08/2005 4:19:47 PM PST · by wagglebee · 41 replies · 3,191+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | 1/8/05 | WorldNetDaily
    WASHINGTON – The indictment of Sen. Hillary Clinton’s former Senate campaign finance chairman, David Rosen, on campaign finance charges was made possible by the cooperation of Judicial Watch client Peter Paul, the public interest watchdog group said today. Paul, a former Hollywood Internet entrepreneur and partner of "Spiderman" creator Stan Lee, spent nearly $2 million to produce the August 2000 Hollywood tribute to honor President Clinton and to help raise funds for Hillary Clinton’s 2000 U.S. Senate campaign – the event at the center of the indictment. He was repeatedly assured that his expenses would be reported to the Federal...
  • NY Repubs Blast Hillary for 'Pattern'

    01/09/2005 12:09:23 PM PST · by SandRat · 53 replies · 2,312+ views
    NewsMax.com ^ | 01/09/04 | UNK
    "Is anyone really surprised that another Clinton confidante has been indicted?" said Stephen Minarik, referring to the indictment of David Rosen, who served as Hillary Clinton's finance director in her 2000 Senate race. The New York State Republican Party chairman added: "Hillary Clinton's public life reads like an instruction manual for breaking the rules. New Yorkers deserve better. The remarks by Minarik are but the opening salvo in a ramping up campaign to frustrate her reelection to the Senate and even nix a potential presidential bid by Clinton in 2008, says a report in the NY Daily News. Pundits are...
  • Hillary Clinton's hometown paper fails to carry her finance director indictment story

    01/09/2005 6:35:30 PM PST · by gimmebackmyconstitution · 11 replies · 2,149+ views
    I anxiously awaited information about the indictment of my neighbor Hillary Clinton's Campaign finance director David Rosen. To my surprise, there was no mention of it in the local or national pages. I suggest to folks like me who want to hear the story, that they call or fax the Journal news here in Westchester County & ask them why they missed this huge story! Contact them at: Reader Services Editor The Journal News One Gannett Drive White Plains, NY 10604 Phone: (914) 694-3514 Fax: (914) 694-5018
  • GOP BIG RIPS HILL OVER AIDE

    01/09/2005 2:11:17 AM PST · by nickcarraway · 48 replies · 3,511+ views
    New York Post ^ | January 9, 2005 | STEFAN C. FRIEDMAN
    The head of New York GOP blasted Hillary Clinton's ethics yesterday in the wake of the indictment of the junior senator's former finance director. "Is anyone really surprised that another Clinton confidant has been indicted?" said Stephen Minarik. "Hillary Clinton's public life reads like an instruction manual for breaking the rules. New Yorkers deserve better."
  • New York Sun Articles on Hillary Clinton finance Director inditment

    01/10/2005 6:48:50 AM PST · by gimmebackmyconstitution · 10 replies · 1,648+ views
    New York Sun ^ | January 10, 2005
    A few articles from a New York City Newspaper on the Clinton Fundraiser scandal. It's nice to see somebody besides the A.P. actually writing a story that doesn't fawn over this slimeball.
  • ANOTHER HILLARY SCANDAL

    01/11/2005 1:24:07 AM PST · by kattracks · 29 replies · 2,337+ views
    New York Post ^ | 1/11/05 | DICK MORRIS
    THE indictment of Hillary Clinton's 2000 campaign-finance director, David Rosen, may pose a threat to the senator's presidential bid. For now, the federal indictment is focused only on Rosen, but it is not hard to see the process creeping up the campaign food chain to the senator herself. [snip] While there is no indication that the Senate candidate knew of the understating of the cost of the event, is it credible that she would not be aware of a decision that gave her campaign more than a quarter of a million dollars as it entered the final three months...
  • PETER PAUL: HILLARY KNEW ABOUT CAMPAIGN CASH

    01/10/2005 9:35:46 AM PST · by areafiftyone · 22 replies · 2,054+ views
    Newsmax ^ | 1/10/05
    New York Sen. Hillary Clinton personally negotiated some of the fees for a star-studded Aug. 12, 2000 Hollywood fundraiser, the event's producer, Peter Paul, said in an interview aired on Sunday - as the event comes under increasing scrutiny by a Los Angeles grand jury and the Justice Department. And in another sign of potential legal trouble for the top Democrat, a spokesman for the lawfirm championing Paul's case said his client informed Mrs. Clinton that her finance director, David Rosen, had failed to accurately report costs for the event to the Federal Election Commission. "Hillary Clinton personally called the...
  • Will 2000 fund-raiser scam bite Hillary?(Promoter of event who's now serving time tells all)

    11/19/2004 6:15:47 AM PST · by truthandlife · 12 replies · 1,931+ views
    The man who organized a star-studded Hollywood gala to benefit then-first lady Hillary Clinton's Senate campaign has authored a riveting account of his life among the rich and famous, shining the light on members of the would-be presidential candidate's staff and the Democratic standard bearer herself. Aaron Tonken, who quickly became a friend to top celebrities after once living in an L.A. homeless shelter, penned the last portion of his tell-all book, "King of Cons: Exposing the Dirty, Rotten Secrets of the Washington Elite and Hollywood Celebrities," from behind bars. Part of his story includes what he considers a betrayal...
  • Hillary Clinton Shedding Polarizing Image

    11/20/2004 7:05:18 PM PST · by DrQuinn · 167 replies · 5,507+ views
    Minneapolis Star and Tribune ^ | 11/21/04 | Judy Holland
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Recent polls show the public's image of Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., gradually morphing from sharply controversial First Lady to centrist, constituent-minded senator. Although still a polarizing figure, the first-term legislator could use the makeover to position herself for a White House run in 2008. Political strategists say Clinton has impressed Senate colleagues and constituents by working on New York issues while taking moderate or conservative stances on controversies such as the war in Iraq. "A majority feel positive toward her," said Lee Miringoff, director of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. "She's being...
  • Commencement Speech, Wellesley Collegeby Hillary Rodham

    11/22/2004 3:09:38 AM PST · by PJBlogger · 33 replies · 3,267+ views
    SWEETBRIAR COLLEGE ARCHIVES ^ | May 31, 1969 | HILLARY RODHAM
    Commencement Speech, Wellesley College by Hillary Rodham Wellesley College - May 31, 1969 "I am very glad that Miss Adams made it clear that what I am speaking for today is all of us -- the 400 of us -- and I find myself in a familiar position, that of reacting, something that our generation has been doing for quite a while now. We're not in the positions yet of leadership and power, but we do have that indispensable task of criticizing and constructive protest and I find myself reacting just briefly to some of the things that Senator Brooke...
  • 42% of Dems Say Hillary Strongest Candidate for 2008

    11/23/2004 12:01:41 PM PST · by RWR8189 · 94 replies · 4,486+ views
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | November 22, 2004
    Forty-two percent (42%) of Democrats say New York Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton would be the party's strongest Presidential candidate in 2008. A Rasmussen Reports survey found that 16% think 2004 nominee John Kerry would be the best bet for Democrats in the next Presidential contest. Thirteen percent (13%) named Kerry's running mate, John Edwards.Among unaffiliated voters, 27% named Senator Clinton as the Democrats' strongest candidate. Sixteen percent (16%) named Senator Edwards and 10% Senator Kerry.No other candidate reached double digits among Democrats or unaffiliated voters in the Rasmussen Reports survey. None of the three "Red State" candidates reached 5%. Those...
  • The Clinton library's sanitized history

    11/23/2004 10:42:55 PM PST · by kattracks · 7 replies · 1,106+ views
    townhall.com ^ | 11/24/04 | Paul Greenberg
    Maybe I haven't visited enough presidential libraries. And, yes, I do know they all inevitably have something worshipful about them; it's in their nature. But I can't recall anything - anything! - so blatantly partisan, so full of just plain bullfeathers, so completely . . . Orwellian in its approach to the truth as one display at the newly opened Clinton Library here in Little Rock. You really need to see it to disbelieve it. [snip]But as every apparatchik knows, the real trick to disguising propaganda as history isn't what's said but what isn't. Some terms are clearly verboten in...
  • Kathleen Willey to Hillary: 'Remember the Swiftvets'

    11/24/2004 7:01:04 PM PST · by IllumiNaughtyByNature · 55 replies · 2,819+ views
    Newsmax.com ^ | 11/24/04 | Carl Limbacher
    When Hillary Clinton runs for president, she may have to face her own version of the Swiftboat Veterans for Truth - in the form of her husband's accusers, the women the Clintons have been trying to erase from the national memory of Bill's presidency. snip...
  • Dick Morris: Bill’s library is launching pad for Hillary

    11/26/2004 6:36:10 PM PST · by Libloather · 53 replies · 4,634+ views
    Daily Courier ^ | 11/26/04 | Dick Morris
    Bill’s library is launching pad for Hillary By DICK MORRIS Syndicated Columnist Last week’s events in Little Rock had less to do with a library retrospective of the Bill Clinton years than a campaign launch for the prospective presidency of Hillary Clinton. Doubt it? Then why was it Hillary, not Bill, who appeared on all the talk shows? It’s his library. But it’s her candidacy. So she did all the softball TV interviews, not him — reminding voters of her availability for 2008 while seeming to talk about the ’90s. The timing is perfect: Democrats demoralized by John Kerry’s defeat...
  • U.S. News: Hillary May Not Run

    11/30/2004 5:37:36 AM PST · by truthandlife · 83 replies · 5,539+ views
    Newsmax ^ | 11-30-04 | Carl Limbacher
    Some Hillary supporters say the former first lady may not make a bid for the White House after all. Though initial polls show Sen. Clinton as the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination in 2008, U.S. News & World Report says Hillary may not seek the job. Paul Bedard's "Washington Whispers" column in the latest edition of U.S. news reports that ". . . some friends and allies advise against placing bets that the former first lady will be the nation's 44th president." Citing these close friends to Hillary, the magazine says Hillary has made no commitment to running, and some...
  • CNN correspondent labeled Safire's smear of Hillary Clinton "journalism"

    11/30/2004 3:59:25 PM PST · by Tumbleweed_Connection · 24 replies · 1,875+ views
    Media Matters ^ | Nov 30, 2004 | N. C.
    On the November 29 edition of CNN's Wolf Blitzer Reports, CNN correspondent Mary Snow reported that New York Times columnist William Safire, who is retiring in January 2005, "is praised not just for his columns, but for his journalism." Citing a 1996 column as one of three examples of Safire's praiseworthy "journalism," Snow stated: "In the Clinton years, he once called Hillary Clinton a congenital liar for her role in the Whitewater scandal." But Safire's January 1996 column calling Hillary Clinton a "congenital liar" was just one example of the numerous false accusations Safire leveled against Bill and Hillary Clinton....
  • HILLARYWATCH - NO Opponent? No Worries...

    12/03/2004 1:46:31 PM PST · by KMC1 · 8 replies · 1,100+ views
    HillaryWatch | 12.3.2004 | HillaryWatch
    Patti Solis Doyle. Recognize that name? Lady Shillary wants you to. It is the signature at the bottom of the first "Friends of Hillary" letter that is kicking off the Senator's appeal for campaign funds by asking donors to "fight back" against what it is calling the "new flood" of anti-Hillary rhetoric coming from conservative groups. Doyle says in the Shillary appeal letter, "We have to have funds on hand even before the campaign begins so that we can respond right away." And Doyle also paints the Senator as the "sacrifical servant" of the democratic party because she had...
  • Everyone Knows This Senator, and for 2008, That May Be Precisely the Trouble (Hillary Alert)

    12/04/2004 5:06:34 PM PST · by nj26 · 46 replies · 2,508+ views
    NY Times ^ | 12/5/04 | RAYMOND HERNANDEZ
    WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 - In a race for the presidency, Hillary Rodham Clinton faces a problem that has dogged her since her days as first lady: an entrenched bloc of voters who simply do not like her. And her experience as a senator in New York shows that despite vigorous campaigning around the state since taking office, she remains an extremely polarizing figure who is unable to sway these voters to her side. One poll after another shows that roughly one of three New Yorkers has an unfavorable opinion of Mrs. Clinton, a statistic that has not changed since she...
  • Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton strikes out (0 for 3 on the accuracy scoreboard)

    12/05/2004 6:31:54 AM PST · by Libloather · 42 replies · 3,035+ views
    Sen. Clinton strikes out The day before former President Clinton's library was dedicated in Little Rock, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, the Democrats' front-runner for the party's 2008 presidential nomination, gave Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren her first sit-down interview since her party got pummeled in the last election. If Mrs. Clinton aspires to become president, it would be helpful for her to get her facts straight. The junior senator from New York could begin by settling upon a consistent explanation for what happened to her party on Nov. 2. From one moment to the next in the interview, Mrs....
  • Where Are They Now? Noonan on sHillery

    12/08/2004 10:13:19 PM PST · by 506trooper · 15 replies · 1,451+ views
    Wall Street Journal - Opinion Journal ^ | Thursday, December 9, 2004 12:01 a.m. EST | PEGGY NOONAN
    Where Are They Now? Four years after leaving the White House, Hillary Clinton plots her return. Thursday, December 9, 2004 12:01 a.m. EST We have been writing lately about Republicans. Let's pay some attention to Hillary Clinton, just for fun. I wrote a book about her more than four years ago. The idea came from a friend, a bright former-Republican-now-Democrat who thought my Wall Street Journal pieces on Mrs. Clinton's looming senatorial candidacy could be turned into something longer that made the case against her. I immediately thought: Yes, that could make a difference. I went to my publisher, who...
  • Four years after leaving the White House, Hillary Clinton plots her return.

    12/09/2004 9:22:30 AM PST · by MB6.3 · 17 replies · 1,388+ views
    WSJ ^ | 12/9/04 | Peggy Noonan
    We have been writing lately about Republicans. Let's pay some attention to Hillary Clinton, just for fun. I wrote a book about her more than four years ago. The idea came from a friend, a bright former-Republican-now-Democrat who thought my Wall Street Journal pieces on Mrs. Clinton's looming senatorial candidacy could be turned into something longer that made the case against her. I immediately thought: Yes, that could make a difference. I went to my publisher, who agreed, and I hit it hard, speaking to Mrs. Clinton's friends and enemies, scouring the record. What I concluded was that Mrs. Clinton...
  • Dick Morris: Rice only one who can beat Hillary

    12/09/2004 5:38:16 PM PST · by SussexCountyDE · 160 replies · 3,697+ views
    FOX - Dick Morris
    Dick Morris just predicted on Fox that the Dem '08 nominee is Hillary in a walk off. Says only R who can both get nominated (sorry Rudy)and elected is Condi Rice.
  • Peggy Noonan: Where Are They Now? (Hillary Clinton plots her return)

    12/10/2004 10:39:38 AM PST · by Area Freeper · 41 replies · 1,756+ views
    Opinionjournal.com ^ | Thursday, December 9, 2004
    We have been writing lately about Republicans. Let's pay some attention to Hillary Clinton, just for fun. I wrote a book about her more than four years ago. The idea came from a friend, a bright former-Republican-now-Democrat who thought my Wall Street Journal pieces on Mrs. Clinton's looming senatorial candidacy could be turned into something longer that made the case against her. I immediately thought: Yes, that could make a difference. I went to my publisher, who agreed, and I hit it hard, speaking to Mrs. Clinton's friends and enemies, scouring the record. What I concluded was that Mrs. Clinton...
  • Where Are They Now? (Noonan points out how Hildabeast has to be PHONY to win)

    12/09/2004 6:29:56 AM PST · by GianniV · 30 replies · 1,885+ views
    We have been writing lately about Republicans. Let's pay some attention to Hillary Clinton, just for fun. I wrote a book about her more than four years ago. The idea came from a friend, a bright former-Republican-now-Democrat who thought my Wall Street Journal pieces on Mrs. Clinton's looming senatorial candidacy could be turned into something longer that made the case against her. I immediately thought: Yes, that could make a difference. I went to my publisher, who agreed, and I hit it hard, speaking to Mrs. Clinton's friends and enemies, scouring the record. What I concluded was that Mrs. Clinton...
  • NYP: TWO SHOO-INS FOR N.Y.

    12/11/2004 6:57:39 AM PST · by OESY · 8 replies · 967+ views
    New York Post ^ | December 11, 2004 | DICK MORRIS
    ...Even though the Democrats will probably nominate two of the most controversial people in American politics, Hillary Clinton for senator and Attorney General Eliot Spitzer for governor, they will probably face no serious challenge. Hillary and Spitzer got lucky. The two Republicans who might have given them fits — Rudy Giuliani and George Pataki — both have their eyes on the presidency and neither wants to go through a bruising, no-win battle in New York two years before making the big play for the White House. Pataki knows he is living on borrowed time. When 500,000 whites left New York...
  • Kausfiles on BEST Reason Why Rich Pardon Was Scandalous

    12/14/2004 9:32:24 AM PST · by litany_of_lies · 7 replies · 1,316+ views
    Slate-Kausfiles ^ | Dec. 14, 2004 | Mickey Kaus
    (Paragraphs created for clarity) Even if the latest allegations about Marc Rich--that he helped broker Saddam's oil-for-food deals--prove accurate, that won't be the main reason Clinton's pardon of the fugitive financier was scandalous. Saddam could presumably always get someone to broker his lucrative schemes--if not Rich, then another high-level operater. The Marc Rich pardon was scandalous mainly because it taught a generation of young Americans that you could buy your way out of punishment. ... But buy with what? ... Here's an instance where the convenient case for public figure privacy in matters of sex--made most conveniently by Clinton himself,...
  • Blankley: 'God Bless' Immigration Hawk Hillary

    12/16/2004 9:34:22 AM PST · by Tumbleweed_Connection · 41 replies · 1,555+ views
    NewsMax ^ | Dec 16, 2004 | Limbacher
    A one-time top aide to the architect of the Republican Revolution is praising New York Sen. Hillary Clinton for her tough stance on immigration reform, saying that if the GOP fails to take action on the issue it could make Clinton president of the United States. "I never thought I would write the following words, but: God bless Hillary Clinton," said Tony Blankley, one-time chief of staff to former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich. "Though her motives are cynical, their effects may well be vital both to our national security and to our sovereign responsibility to control our borders,"...
  • Hillary Wins Liberal German Media Prize

    12/17/2004 4:10:08 PM PST · by kattracks · 17 replies · 964+ views
    NewsMax.com ^ | 12/17/05 | Carl Limbacher
    U.S. Senator Hillary Clinton has been awarded the "German Media Prize" of 2004, the organizers said Friday. The prize is awarded to leftwing political figures. The 57-year-old former US first lady wins the prize for her efforts to strengthen the role of women in politics, society and media, said the press release of German market research firm MediaControl. The same prize was also awarded to her husband, former US President Bill Clinton, in 1999. Mrs. Clinton will come to Baden-Baden, in southern Germany, to receive the prize on February 13, 2005. The German Media Prize is established by Media Control...
  • Thrill to Hil-Rudy contest

    12/17/2004 6:26:57 PM PST · by andie74 · 21 replies · 827+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | December 17, 2004 | Helen Kennedy
    WASHINGTON - Many people want to see Sen. Hillary Clinton take on Rudy Giuliani in the 2008 presidential race, a new national poll shows. A new Quinnipiac University poll found 57% of voters like Clinton (D-N.Y.) and only 4% express anger toward her, though she is widely considered one of the most polarizing politicians in the country. In a hypothetical matchup, Giuliani and Clinton are neck and neck: 45% to 43%. "I don't think it's going to happen, but both Democrats and Republicans think a Rudy-Hillary race would be a lot of fun," said Maurice Carroll, Director of the Quinnipiac...
  • Michael Moore: Hillary a Star in 2008

    12/18/2004 9:49:53 AM PST · by Tumbleweed_Connection · 96 replies · 2,299+ views
    NewsMax ^ | Dec 18, 2004 | Limbacher
    Conspiracy filmmaker-turned-political strategist Michael Moore is touting New York Sen. Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party's star presidential candidate in 2008, saying that women in America would turn out in droves to vote her back into the White House. In quotes first reported by California's Santa Monica Mirror, Moore told Democrats gathered last week at a Pacific Palisades home, "Hillary is a star. She walks into a room and it lights up." Story Continues Below Saying his party needed to nominate "a candidate people want to watch," Moore contended that Clinton would be hugely popular with female voters, especially single-moms....
  • Hillary Trails Generic GOP Candidate by Seven Points

    12/19/2004 6:17:17 PM PST · by Embraer2004 · 15 replies · 921+ views
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | 12/13/04 | Scott Rasmussen
    December 13, 2004--If the next Presidential Election were held today, 46% of voters would vote for a generic Republican candidate over Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton. A Rasmussen Reports survey found that 39% of voters would cast their ballot for Senator Clinton. The New York Senator holds a narrow 45% to 42% lead among women, but trails by 17 points among men. The national telephone survey of 1,500 Likely Voters was conducted by Rasmussen Reports December 3-5, 2004. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. An earlier Rasmussen Reports survey found that...
  • Hillary's Poll Numbers Startling (Early 2008 Poll Numbers)

    12/19/2004 6:38:55 PM PST · by nj26 · 125 replies · 3,699+ views
    NewsMax ^ | 12/19/04
    If the 2008 election were held today, New York Sen. Hillary Clinton would handily defeat three of the top Republicans being touted as possible candidates, a startling new survey by Fox News Opinion Dynamics shows. In a race between Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist and Clinton, the New York Democrat would win by 7 points, defeating Frist 40 percent to 33 percent, according to Fox Dynamics figures cited Sunday by Angus Reid Consultants. Matched against New York Gov. George Pataki, Clinton's margin of victory drops by 1 point, but she'd still win 41 percent to 35 percent. The former first...
  • Hillary Trails in Polls

    12/19/2004 10:00:10 PM PST · by vmoney · 43 replies · 1,349+ views
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | December 13 2004 | Scott Rasmussen
    If the next Presidential Election were held today, 46% of voters would vote for a generic Republican candidate over Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton. A Rasmussen Reports survey found that 39% of voters would cast their ballot for Senator Clinton. The New York Senator holds a narrow 45% to 42% lead among women, but trails by 17 points among men. The national telephone survey of 1,500 Likely Voters was conducted by Rasmussen Reports December 3-5, 2004. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. An earlier Rasmussen Reports survey found that 42% of...
  • KLEIN'S NEW TARGET: HILLARY

    12/20/2004 6:54:15 AM PST · by presidio9 · 112 replies · 3,388+ views
    NY Post ^ | December 20, 2004 | Dick Johnson
    EDWARD Klein, the former New York Timesman who has made a career writing about the Kennedy family, has turned his sights on Sen. Hillary Clinton — and it won't be pretty, sources say. "He doesn't care for the Clintons, and he is digging up some new dirt on them," said one insider. Klein's titles include "All Too Human: The Love Story of Jack and Jackie," "Just Jackie: Her Private Years," "Farewell Jackie: A Portrait of Her Final Days," and "The Kennedy Curse: Why Tragedy Has Haunted America's First Family for 150 Years." Klein is almost finished writing the as-yet-untitled biography...
  • Hillary Turns It In!

    04/28/2003 11:33:23 AM PDT · by meandog · 107 replies · 925+ views
    Drudge/ AP ^ | 4.28.03
    Hillary Clinton's Memoirs to Hit Stores The Associated Press WASHINGTON - After laying out a seven-figure advance for Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's memoirs, her publishers are counting on seven-figure sales. The account of her years in the White House will have a first printing of 1 million copies, her lawyer told The Associated Press. The 576-page book, entitled "Living History," is scheduled for release June 9. An audio version, read by Clinton, will be released the same day.