PostPartisan: Bill Clinton


Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 01/29/2014

With a skillful tone, Obama’s SOTU speech exceeded expectations

People disillusioned by the president might want to take a second look.

By Carter Eskew  |  12:25 PM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Democrats, economy, President Obama, Republicsans, State of the Union

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 10/24/2013

The U.S. is entering a new phase in the “cycle of history”

The nation is transitioning from a conservative phase to a liberal phase.

By Carter Eskew  |  02:22 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arthur Schlesinger, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Kennedy, Ronald Reagan

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 07/23/2013

The Insiders: Republicans are losing the economic argument

The GOP message of tax cuts and deregulation doesn't have currency anymore.

By Carter Eskew  |  10:29 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  al gore, Bill Clinton, Gary Hart, George Bush, John Boehner, Mitt Romney, President Obama, The Insiders

Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Look beyond the 1990s for a full picture of presidential approval

Economic performance supplies the context, but other events can affect presidential approval

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  01:41 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  approval ratings, Associate Press, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, irs, Richard Nixon

Posted at 07:13 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Scandals, "scandals," and 2014

The electoral effects of Washington scandals often play out in the choices of ambitious politicians, we can't guess yet what they're going to do.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  07:13 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, congressional elections, Democrats, Monica Lewinksy, Republicans, Watergate

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 04/08/2013

The Insiders: Where is Hillary Clinton weak in 2016? It's not Bill

It's way too early to be talking about the 2016 presidential campaign. But we're going to be hearing a lot more about Hillary Clinton in the months ahead.

By Ed Rogers  |  10:18 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Campaign 2016, election 2016, hillary clinton, The Insiders

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 02/19/2013

The Insiders: It isn't a fair fight

The relationship between the White House press corps and the administrations it covers needs to change.

By Carter Eskew  |  10:43 AM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arsenio, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Iran-Contra, Monica Lewinsky, president, Reagan, Reddit, Twitter, West Wing, White House, White House correspondent

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Mr. President, forget a budget deal "legacy"

The president has a lot of reasonable motives for a bargain, but one really scary one.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  03:20 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, budget, George H.W. Bush, George W. Bush, Ronald Reagan