Category Archives: Hillary Clinton

An Age-Appropriate Republican in 2016?

I have this column in this morning’s Sacramento Bee posing a simple question: is 2016 an opportunity for the GOP to break with its recent pattern of presidential nominees and go instead with a candidate in his or her 40s? My … Continue reading

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Hillary’s E-Mail Blast

Hillary Clinton bowed to the inevitable earlier today and fielded reporters’ questions regarding her use of private e-mail for both public and private business while serving as U.S. Secretary of State. About the press conference (which wasn’t a full-fledged “I’m gonna … Continue reading

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2016: The Poli-Sci View

The 2016 presidential election includes at least these 3 storylines: 1) Democratic Win. Based on four factors: (a) Republicans have carried the popular vote only once in the last six presidential contests (Bush 2004); (b) the GOP could be in … Continue reading

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Hillary On The Mount?

Work takes me today to New York City, where a politics-related topic is the health of former Gov. Mario Cuomo. Cuomo, age 82 and father of current New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, has been hospitalized with a heart condition, reportedly spending … Continue reading

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Collaring Her Support

Politics these days is for the birds . . . and apparently cats as well. The ceaseless (or is it incessant) Ready for Hillary crew is out with its latest fundraising gimmick: “Ready” kitty collars that go for $20.16 (get … Continue reading

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So Much For Mourning In America

Arriving in my inbox yesterday afternoon: an email from the Ready for Hillary Super PAC. The reason for the correspondence? To congratulate Democrats — a lot of them now out of work — for fighting the good fight? To encouraging a President … Continue reading

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Hillary And The Big Blue Bubble

As I write this, Hillary Clinton is gathered in a roomful of admirers in Brentwood, a fashionable enclave of Los Angeles, gathering money on behalf of the Democratic Senatorial Committee. The good news: her visit there caused far less traffic hell … Continue reading

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