Post Politics: Hillary Clinton


Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 03/05/2014

Hillary Clinton calls Putin ‘a tough guy with a thin skin’

The former secretary of state added that Putin’s “political vision is of a greater Russia.“

By Philip Rucker  |  04:34 PM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 03/05/2014

McCain, Rubio agree with Clinton’s Putin-Hitler comparisons

But one of them believes Clinton still deserves blame for the deterioration of the U.S.-Russian relationship.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  01:29 PM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  113th Congress, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Senate Republicans

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 01/07/2014

Gates: Obama and Clinton admitted opposition to Iraq surge was due to ’08 campaign

“To hear the two of them making these admissions, and in front of me, was as surprising as it was dismaying,” Gates writes in his new memoir.

By Aaron Blake  |  03:12 PM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Iraq, White House

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 12/06/2013

Mandela was ‘a giant among us,’ Hillary Clinton says

Hillary Rodham Clinton paid tribute to the life of Nelson Mandela on Friday morning, calling the late South African leader “a giant among us.“

By Philip Rucker  |  12:42 PM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Another Hillary Clinton film in the works

NBC and CNN canceled their Clinton projects in September amid pressure from both Republicans and Clinton loyalists.

By Aaron Blake  |  01:03 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2015, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Rand Paul suggests Benghazi disqualifies Clinton in 2016

“To me, that should preclude you from ever holding high office,” Paul says in a speech at the Citadel.

By Aaron Blake  |  12:11 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Rand Paul

Posted at 09:47 PM ET, 11/02/2013

Chuck Schumer endorses Hillary Clinton for president: ‘If you run, you’ll win’

The announcement, made Saturday night in Iowa, comes remarkably early in the 2016 presidential cycle.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  09:47 PM ET, 11/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton; Campaign 2016, Senate Democrats

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 11/01/2013

Top Hillary supporters launch ‘Correct the Record’ effort

While the “Correct the Record” effort is geared toward all Democratic candidates, Clinton’s record is clearly the most at-stake these days.

By Aaron Blake  |  10:34 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 10/31/2013

Hillary Clinton’s poll numbers keep dropping

A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows the percentage of people who have a positive view of Clinton has fallen to 46.

By Aaron Blake  |  01:57 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/28/2013

McCain: Clinton was ‘outstanding’ secretary of state

“Her work as secretary of state, with the exception of this issue of Benghazi — which isn’t going away — I think has been outstanding.“

By Aaron Blake  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 10/24/2013

George Soros joins Ready for Hillary national finance council

“His support for Ready for Hillary is an extension of his long-held belief in the power of grassroots organizing,” Soros’s spokesman said.

By Matea Gold  |  12:02 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 02:08 PM ET, 09/03/2013

Former Hillary Clinton aides form bipartisan consulting firm

Three ex-aides to former secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton and former CIA director and defense secretary Leon Panetta have launched a bipartisan consulting firm.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  02:08 PM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 07/29/2013

Biden invites Hillary Clinton over for breakfast

The meeting will come after Clinton and Obama sat for what aides described as a friendly lunch.

By Philip Rucker  |  04:54 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:32 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Hillary Rodham Clinton's new cause: combating elephant poaching

Hillary Rodham Clinton has agreed to take up the public fight of saving African elephants, who are being slaughtered in large numbers in order to supply the growing demand for ivory in China and other Asian countries.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  06:32 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 03/18/2013

If Hillary Clinton runs in 2016, she can call David Plouffe for help

David Plouffe says he'll help Hillary Clinton if she runs for president in 2016.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  12:02 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  HILLARY CLINTON

Posted at 09:19 PM ET, 12/30/2012

Hillary illness doubters face wrath of Twitter

Those who suggested the Secretary of State was merely ducking her scheduled testimony on Benghazi are being trashed.

By Aaron Blake  |  09:19 PM ET, 12/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Hillary Clinton, Libya

Posted at 08:15 PM ET, 12/30/2012

Hillary Clinton treated for blood clot

Hillary Clinton treated for blood clot

By Aaron Blake  |  08:15 PM ET, 12/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, State Department