Archive for the ‘Clinton’ Category

This is great. The sign went up Sunday evening, bold black letters against the stark white background of the marquee at the Colony South Hotel Conference Center in Clinton: “Country First. McCain/Palin.” Sounds pretty provocative, no? By daybreak, pandemonium had broken loose all across heavily Democratic Prince George’s County. Many local supporters of Democrat Barack […]


Broken Home

23Sep08

Why is Barack struggling still to get the support of Democrats? Barack Obama’s support from backers of Hillary Rodham Clinton is stuck smack where it was in June, a poll showed Tuesday, a stunning lack of progress that is weakening him with members of the Democratic Party in the close presidential race. This should have […]


Loose Change

14Sep08

One ticket talks about change, the other has a proven ability to deliver it. Once again, McCain/Palin proves itself to be the true change ticket, as it forces change on Barack Obama. As of this weekend, Barack no longer represents “Change We Can Believe In.” Barack Obama has suddenly changed his campaign slogan and signage […]


Will Colin Powell endorse Barack? Speak, perhaps, at the convention? Fox News commentator Bill Kristol says that’s what he hears from inside the Obama campaign. “He may well give a speech at the Democratic convention explaining hisendorsement of Obama,” Kristol, a FOX News contributor, said, citing insidesources. Powell says it’s not true. “I do not […]


John Kerry for Vice President? A top aide to U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) during her presidential run this year said Tuesday night that U.S. Sen. John Kerry has been vetted to be presumptive Democratic nominee Barack Obama’s running mate. Now there’s an idea for how Barack can shake the “elitist” rap. Howard Wolfson, who […]


I Have a Wife

10Aug08

Why is the Obama campaign doing this? Sen. Barack Obama’s campaign announced yesterday that his wife, Michelle, will be the star attraction on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention, Aug. 25 in Denver. It strikes me as a mistake. Michelle comes across as strident – a black activist, not an American political wife […]


Why is the Obama campaign doing this? Sen. Barack Obama’s campaign announced yesterday that his wife, Michelle, will be the star attraction on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention, Aug. 25 in Denver. It strikes me as a mistake. Michelle comes across as strident – a black activist, not an American political wife […]