She The People: Hillary Clinton

Posted at 08:58 PM ET, 09/25/2012

Kerry rebuts Romney, suggests funding cuts may have contributed to killings in Benghazi

SHE THE PEOPLE | The senator talks about security cuts and his role as Romney in debate prep.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  08:58 PM ET, 09/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Kerry, Mitt Romney, foreign affairs, Benghazi, presidential race, presidential debates, Hillary Clinton, state department

Posted at 09:06 PM ET, 09/13/2012

Hillary Clinton speaks out for the same American values upheld in retracted embassy statement

The only weakness we showed was in retracting a statement we should all be proud of.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  09:06 PM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, presidential race, Libyan attacks, Christopher Stevens, anti-Muslim movie

Posted at 09:46 PM ET, 09/10/2012

‘The Talk’ goes bare

Going without makeup sounds like a great gimmick for the season opener of "The Talk," but the women's nervousness about their appearance fails to prove their message of empowerment.

By Diana Reese  |  09:46 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Talk, Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Aisha Tyler, Jamie Lee Curtis, makeup, cosmetics, makeup-free, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Joe Biden courts the biker vote, and the evidence goes viral

SHE THE PEOPLE | What the viral photo of the veep with a bandana-wearing biker means for his ticket.

By Suzi Parker  |  03:31 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, 2012, beer, Hillary Clinton, memes, social media

Posted at 05:03 PM ET, 09/06/2012

John Sununu questions cost of Michelle Obama’s dress

He’s questioned that the Tracy Reese dress that first lady Michelle Obama wore for her Tuesday night speech in Charlotte cost only $350.

By Suzi Parker  |  05:03 PM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Sununu, Michelle Obama, Ann Romney, Tracey Reese, Oscar de la Renta, Fashion Week, Jackie Kennedy, Betty Ford, Nancy Reagan, Hillary Clinton, first ladies, Charlotte

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 09/06/2012

Bill Clinton's electrifying speech and the public's reaction prove his rock star status

Bill Clinton transitioned from political rock star to legendary supernova in forty-eight electrifying minutes on Wednesday night.

By Suzi Parker  |  02:40 PM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Charlotte, Hillary Clinton, Democratic National Convention, Paul Ryan, Arkansas, 1992, United Nations, Nobel Peace Prize

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 07/30/2012

Bill Clinton setting the stage for Obama at convention makes perfect sense

SHE THE PEOPLE | It makes perfect sense. And boy does Clinton love to be the go-to guy.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  08:19 AM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  President Obama, Bill Clinton, Democratic convention, Charlotte, North Carolina, economy, Hillary Clinton, 2012 elections

Posted at 06:39 PM ET, 07/27/2012

Three teen girls petition for female moderator for presidential debate

N.J. girls want the Commission on Presidential Debates to appoint a woman moderator for one of three 2012 U.S. presidential debates.

By Suzi Parker  |  06:39 PM ET, 07/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  presidential debate, Emma Axelrod, Sammi Siegel, Elena Tsemberis, Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, Carole Simpson, Gwen Ifill, Madeline Albright, Condoleezza Rice, Diane Sawyer, equal rights

Posted at 09:07 AM ET, 07/20/2012

Amelia Earhart: What happened?

Amelia Earhart gripped the public's imagination, but she wasn't the only female pilot taking on the skies in the early 20th century.

By Donna Trussell  |  09:07 AM ET, 07/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  amelia earhart, search, tighar, pilot, aviation, 99s, bessie coleman, anne morrow lindbergh, louise thaden, hillary clinton, nikumaroro

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 07/19/2012

John McCain hasn’t slowed Michele Bachmann, who stands to benefit from accusations

Congresswoman’s claims that Clinton aide Huma Abedin has terror ties is the kind of hot rhetoric that keeps her coffers filled.

By Suzi Parker  |  03:32 PM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michele Bachmann, Hillary Clinton, Huba Abedin, Anthony Weiner, John McCain, Marco Rubio, Keith Ellison, tea party, conspiracy theories, 2012

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 07/19/2012

Arkansas exhibit highlights Bill and Hillary Clinton's mothers

By Suzi Parker  |  11:54 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Chelsea Clinton, Virginia Kelley Clinton, Dorothy Rodham, Arkansas

Posted at 04:51 PM ET, 07/16/2012

Hillary Clinton in Egypt, pelted with tomatoes and taunts of ‘Monica!’

And that only makes her supporters love her more.

By Suzi Parker  |  04:51 PM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Monica Lewinsky, Political Animals, Sigourney Weaver, scandal

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 07/16/2012

'Political Animals' too close to home in Arkansas

This show is all about a scorned, smart former first lady as a glam puss secretary of state who as my mother said is “one mean motor scooter.”

By Suzi Parker  |  10:01 AM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Political Animals, Ciaran Hinds, Sigourney Weaver, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Little Rock

Posted at 12:31 AM ET, 07/16/2012

‘Political Animals’: The revenge of Hillaryland

Even as poli sci-fi, I’m not sure I can handle a Clintonesque former president who looks this much like a dissolute Al Gore.

By Annie Groer  |  12:31 AM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Political Animals, Ciaran Hinds, Sigourney Weaver, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 12:07 AM ET, 07/16/2012

In ‘Political Animals,’ why must the ex-president hail from North Carolina?

Hasn’t my home state had enough with John Edwards?

By Mary C. Curtis  |  12:07 AM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Political Animals, Ciaran Hinds, Sigourney Weaver, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 07/05/2012

Ann Romney, Michelle Obama face off over cookies

In fact, the competition is the (edible) Ohio of presidential politics; every winner of the contest has gone on to live in the White House except one.

By Suzi Parker  |  11:42 AM ET, 07/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ann Romney, Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton, Laura Bush, Cindy McCain, cooking, domesticity, Pinterest

Posted at 10:38 PM ET, 06/27/2012

New York's Wendy Long Faces Kirsten Gillibrand in Two-Woman Senate Contest

By Suzi Parker  |  10:38 PM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wendy Long, Kirsten Gillibrand, Hillary Clinton, Barbara Boxer, Carly Fiorina, women, 2012, New York

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 06/13/2012

Ambassador Anna Wintour?

No wonder the 62-year-old Vogue editor-in-chief is hosting glittery events for Barack Obama.

By Suzi Parker  |  09:35 AM ET, 06/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anna Wintour, Sarah Jessica Parker, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Asma al-Assad, Vogue, ambassadorship

Posted at 12:42 AM ET, 06/06/2012

Bill Clinton's ego could cost Obama in November

Democrats want to see a unified front on the campaign trail. And that’s hard to get when he’s involved.

By Suzi Parker  |  12:42 AM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Mitt Romney, 2012

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 05/24/2012

Biggest loser: Cheating as a newlywed, or on a spouse dying of cancer?

Is he the worst offender among the fraternity of rogue political husbands?

By Lori Stahl  |  02:59 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Edwards, Anthony Wiener, Elizabeth Edwards, Sanford, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 07:30 PM ET, 05/20/2012

Cher and Grover Norquist in Twitter warfare

Cher often mixes politics into her tweets, and that doesn’t sit so well with Norquist.

By Suzi Parker  |  07:30 PM ET, 05/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cher, Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform, Roseanne Barr, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, Lady Gaga, Michelle Malkin, social media

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Mitt Romney playing with fire by summoning Bill Clinton

By Suzi Parker  |  11:52 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, presidential politics, Ed Klein

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Feminist icon Germaine Greer: Aussie PM Julia Gillard has ‘big arse’ and bad jackets

So how is that different from Rush ripping Hillary’s looks — or saying STP’s Melinda Henneberger proves feminism was created ‘to allow unattractive women easier access to the mainstream’?

By Annie Groer  |  09:11 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jullia Gillard, Australia, Germaine Greer, feminism, Hillary Clinton, Angele Merkel, Rush Limbaugh, Melinda Henneberger

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 05/12/2012

Bill Clinton's desire for Washington knows no bounds

By Suzi Parker  |  11:24 AM ET, 05/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, 2012, 2016, Barack Obama

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 05/08/2012

Hillary Clinton, barefaced and bespectacled, is a refreshing image in politics

SHE THE PEOPLE | Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, barefaced and bespectacled in Dhaka, is a refreshing image in politics.

By Suzi Parker  |  10:58 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, makeup, Drudge Report, Joe Biden, Bill Clinton

Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 05/07/2012

Hey, Paul Ryan, you should have embraced your meme

The meme is the new sound bite. And it’s a blown political opportunity not to use it.

By Suzi Parker  |  04:33 PM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Paul Ryan, Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi, Ryan Gosling, memes

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 05/04/2012

Chen Guangcheng’s fate: Why should we trust China to keep its word?

If the Chinese have already broken their word, why would they keep it once Hillary Clinton’s plane is out of sight?

By Melinda Henneberger  |  01:53 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chen Guangcheng, China, Chinese dissidents, human rights, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 04/27/2012

Rush Limbaugh’s insults demonstrate his fear of Hillary Clinton

Radio host recycles old jokes about chief U.S. diplomat, dismissing her with: “all she is is a secretary.”

By Suzi Parker  |  10:30 AM ET, 04/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Rush Limbaugh, Spanx, cankles, Condoleezza Rice, Sandra Fluke

Posted at 06:37 PM ET, 04/25/2012

Will Obama owe Bill and Hillary Clinton's popularity for a 2016 win?

In the latest Washington Post-ABC News poll, Hillary Clinton’s favorable rating stands at 65 percent. It’s the highest for her in the poll’s history.

By Suzi Parker  |  06:37 PM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, 2016

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 04/21/2012

What American women could learn from Pussy Riot, a Russian punk rock girl band

An American version of Pussy Riot could protest at Ted Nugent concerts and write lyrics about Rush Limbaugh, Bill Maher and the Secret Service.

By Suzi Parker  |  01:27 PM ET, 04/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pussy Riot, Vladimir Putin, Condoleezza Rice, Hillary Clinton, Record Store Day, punk music

Posted at 08:04 AM ET, 04/18/2012

Mitt Romney should denounce Ted Nugent, for women's sake

SHE THE PEOPLE | The rock star’s misogynistic comments and open support are a challenge and an opportunity for Mitt Romney.

By Suzi Parker  |  08:04 AM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Ted Nugent, NRA, Ann Romney, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 04/12/2012

Hillary Clinton is finally hip, thanks to a meme

“Texts From Hillary” was fun while it lasted. The founder abandoned their viral sensation just one week after creating the meme.

By Suzi Parker  |  04:21 PM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Ryan Gosling, meme, 2016

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 04/09/2012

Bill Clinton but no Hillary at DNC in Charlotte

Bill without Hill? That’s the plan for the first week in September in Charlotte, when Democrats hold their 2012 convention.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  09:35 AM ET, 04/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bill clinton, hillary clinton, DNC, 2012 convention, Charlotte, Obama

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 03/25/2012

Why women don’t run for political office

SHE THE PEOPLE | Are women less willing to endure — and dish out — personal attacks?

By Melinda Henneberger  |  11:37 AM ET, 03/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  women candidates, women in politics, Karen Tumulty, Citizens United, Michele Bachmann, Connie Morella, Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 03/21/2012

Bill — and Hillary! — Clinton land Arkansas airport dedication

The Little Rock Airport Commission took Bill Clinton’s 1992 campaign mantra “two for the price of one” literally today.

By Suzi Parker  |  02:17 PM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, airport, Amelia Earhart, 2016

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 02/16/2012

Some Arkansas Dems still waiting for Clinton’s ‘thank you’

“Clinton involved thousands of people in Arkansas, including a lot of women in Democratic groups, in his lie” about Monica Lewinsky, one Democrat says, and not everyone is over it even now.

By Suzi Parker  |  09:44 AM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Monica Lewinsky, impeachment, Hillary Clinton, vast right-wing conspiracy, Dick Morris, PBS, Arkansas Democrats

Posted at 07:43 AM ET, 02/13/2012

Albright on Obama’s foreign policy: ‘Osama bin Laden is still dead’

On Hillary Rodham Clinton’s retirement plans: “One has to take even people you don’t know well at their word, and if somebody’s a good friend then you owe them that.”

By Mary C. Curtis  |  07:43 AM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Madeleine Albright, Osama bin Laden, Hillary Clinton, foreign policy, Read My Pins

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 01/31/2012

Newt Gingrich: Against racial dog whistles before he was for them

Back in 1988, he had some excellent advice for his party.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  02:12 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Newt Gingrich, race, food stamp president, Barack Obama, race, Rick Santorum, Ron Paul, GOP primary, '08 Democratic primary, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 06:45 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Stop the tresses: Hillary’s headband is back!

Disclosure: I love headbands, and I want that headband.

By Suzi Parker  |  06:45 PM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Hillary headband, Hillary Clinton headband, State of the Union