Below The Beltway

I believe in the free speech that liberals used to believe in, the economic freedom that conservatives used to believe in, and the personal freedom that America used to believe in.

Archive for the 'Hillary Clinton' Category

Hillary Clinton Says She Intends To Remain Secretary Of State

by @ Sunday, May 2nd, 2010. Filed under Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Politicos & Pundits, Politics

And, also, she’s not interested in the Supreme Court: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy That, I would think, should be the end of all the speculation.

CNN Polls 2012: Obama Leads Everyone, Huckabee Leads Republicans, Almost Nobody Likes Sarah

There’s a new CNN/Opinion Dynamics poll out today about the 2012 race, and it shows that President Obama continues to lead all potential Republican challengers: Barack Obama 53 vs. Mitt Romney 45 Barack Obama 54 vs. Mike Huckabee 45 Barack Obama 55 vs. Sarah Palin 42 Barack Obama 55 vs. Newt Gingrich 43 Among Republicans, […]

Associate Justice Hillary Clinton ? White House Says No

by @ Monday, April 12th, 2010. Filed under Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Supreme Court

It appears that Hillary Clinton is not on President Obama’s short list for the Supreme Court: The White House moved quickly today to squelch the widening speculation that Hillary Clinton could be nominated to the Supreme Court, as Senator Orrin Hatch suggested this morning. “The President thinks Secretary Clinton is doing an excellent job as […]

Orrin Hatch: Hillary Clinton Would Be “Interesting” SCOTUS Pick

by @ Monday, April 12th, 2010. Filed under Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Supreme Court

Orrin Hatch was on Today this morning discussing filling the upcoming Supreme Court vacancy and picked the meme of putting Hillary’s name on the list: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Like I said the other day, not gonna happen.

Supreme Court Justice Hillary Clinton ?

by @ Saturday, April 10th, 2010. Filed under Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Supreme Court

Ezra Klein thinks that President Obama should make a rather interesting Supreme Court pick: My first thought on hearing that Justice Stevens was retiring was that it’d be nice to see him replaced by a legislator with legal training rather than another lawyer. As Matt Yglesias writes, “this is one of these things that pundits […]

A Campaign That Will Go Down In History

It will be many years before the definitive book about the 2008 Presidential campaign is written, probably long after most of the participants are dead. After all, it took over eighty years for a truly definitive look at the Election of 1920, and more than forty for a similar volume to be written about the […]

Barack Obama Was Against Health Insurance Mandates Before He Was For Them

Barack Obama pulls a Mitt Romney: When Senator Clinton says a mandate, it’s not a mandate on government to provide health insurance. It’s a mandate on individuals to purchase it. Massachusetts has a mandate right now. They have exempted 20% of the uninsured because they’ve concluded that that 20% can’t afford it. In some cases, […]

Hillary Clinton Caught Exaggerating Once Again

by @ Monday, October 19th, 2009. Filed under Hillary Clinton, Politicos & Pundits, Politics

Back during the Presidential campaign Hillary Clinton was caught exaggerating her foreign policy experience when she claimed, falsely, that she arrived in Bosnia under sniper fire. Now, she’s been caught again: [D]uring a speech she made to the Stormont parliament she said that Belfast’s landmark Europa Hotel was devastated by an explosion when she first […]

A Day Late And A Dollar Short: Hillary Now More Popular Than Obama

by @ Thursday, October 15th, 2009. Filed under Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Politics

According to Gallup: PRINCETON, NJ — Hillary Clinton lost the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination to Barack Obama, but in one respect she now ranks ahead of Obama. The president’s current favorable rating of 56% is down 22 percentage points since January. Over the same time span, Clinton’s favorable rating has changed little, and now, at […]

Russia Still Not On Board With Iran Sanctions

by @ Wednesday, October 14th, 2009. Filed under Foreign Affairs, Hillary Clinton, Iran, Russia

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was not able to persuade Russia to sign on to sanctions against Iran over it’s nuclear program: MOSCOW, Oct. 13 — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton held lengthy talks with senior Russian officials Tuesday as part of an intense American effort to improve relations, but she made few gains […]

[Below The Beltway is proudly powered by WordPress.]