Post Tagged with: "Hillary Clinton"

Hillary Clinton Raised $45 Million in First Quarter of Presidential Campaign (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Hillary Clinton Raised $45 Million in First Quarter of Presidential Campaign

While the Republican Party is in shambles and carnival barker Donald Trump is surging in the polls, Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign “raised at least $45 million during its first quarter, Bloomberg reports. This haul is from mid-April when she launched her campaign to June 30. That’s a “record for a […]

by · July 1, 2015 · Elections
Black Twitter Freaks Out After Hillary Clinton Says "All Lives Matter" in Black Church

Black Twitter Freaks Out After Hillary Clinton Says “All Lives Matter” in Black Church

Black Twitter freaked out after Hillary Clinton said “All Lives Matter” during a speech at a black church near Ferguson, Mo. Many felt that she should have simply said “Black Lives Matter.” Huh? I get it, black lives matter, in the context of the police-involved shooting and the racist attack […]

by · June 23, 2015 · Elections
Hillary Clinton Talks About Racial Issues While GOP Candidates Run (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Hillary Clinton Talks About Race While GOP Candidates Run

While the Republican presidential candidates are running like Usain Bolt from dealing with race, Hillary Clinton is the only candidate with the guts to confront it head-on. Washington Post:  “The massacre last week at a church in Charleston, S.C., opened a leadership opportunity for the nearly two dozen politicians running […]

by · June 23, 2015 · Elections, Race in America
Hillary Clinton on Charleston Shooting:  "Racist Rhetoric Has Metastasized into Racist Violence" (Photo Credit: Hillary Clinton Video Screengrab)

Hillary Clinton on Charleston Shooting: “Racist Rhetoric Has Metastasized into Racist Violence”

Hillary Clinton on Charleston shooting: “Racist rhetoric has metastasized into racist violence.” Hillary Clinton sent out an email decrying the Charleston mass shooting by Dylann Roof at historically black Emanuel AME Church. She said, “as a mother, a grandmother, and a human being, my heart is bursting for the people of […]

by · June 20, 2015 · Elections
Hillary Clinton Suggests Trump's Racist Mexican Comments 'Triggered' Charleston Shooting (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Hillary Clinton Suggests Trump’s Racist Mexican Comments ‘Triggered’ Charleston Shooting

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are in a war of words…kinda. Clinton suggested on Friday that Trump’s comments about minorities helped trigger Wednesday’s shooting by Dylann Roof at historically black Emanuel AME Church in Charleston that left nine dead and three wounded. Clinton told Nevada radio host Jon Ralston, “we […]

by · June 19, 2015 · Elections
Hillary Clinton on Roosevelt Island: “Everybody Needs a Chance and a Champion”

Hillary Clinton on Roosevelt Island: “Everybody Needs a Chance and a Champion”

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton formally launched her campaign by delivering her first major campaign speech to a huge crowd on Roosevelt Island saying her mother once told her, “everybody needs a chance and a champion.” She wasted no time in praising her husband Bill Clinton and Barack Obama’s presidencies. Clinton says […]

by · June 13, 2015 · Elections
Some Black Voters Regret Supporting Barack Obama in Elections  (Photo Credit: Donkey Hotey)

Some Black Voters Regret Supporting Barack Obama in Elections

It seems some black voters are having buyer’s remorse over their support for the nation’s first black president — Barack Obama. They are wondering if it was worth it. To those people I say, you should vote for a candidate based on where they stand on the issues that are […]

by · June 10, 2015 · Elections
Hillary Clinton Calls for "Universal, Automatic Voter Registration" and Right Wing Freaks Out (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Hillary Clinton Calls for “Universal, Automatic Voter Registration” and Right Wing Freaks Out

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called for “universal, automatic voter registration” and GOP candidates freaked out. They want to keep as many people, particularly blacks, women and young people, as they can from the polls. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, whose approval ratings are tanking, said Clinton is calling for […]

by · June 5, 2015 · Elections
Ben Carson Made Millions from Books, Speaking Fees

Ben Carson Made Millions from Books, Speaking Fees

GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson is making a ton of money for all the crazy things that he says. Yep, being a right wing lunatic pays off. Wall Street Journal: “Ben Carson and his wife, Candy, earned between $8.9 million and $27 million in a recent 16-month period, largely fueled by […]

by · June 4, 2015 · Elections
Buzz Building Around Julian Castro as Hillary Clinton’s Running Mate

Buzz Building Around Julian Castro as Hillary Clinton’s Running Mate

Democrats are pushing Hillary Clinton to put Housing Secretary Julian Castro on her VP short list. That’s an attempt to woo Hispanic voters. I think it might work because he is very popular and scandal-free. The Democratic National Convention isn’t for 13 months, and Hillary Clinton isn’t the party’s nominee, but […]

by · June 4, 2015 · Elections