Tag Archive for Hillary Clinton

Why Do We Hold The Right To A Higher Standard?

When likely Republican presidential nominee John McCain accepted the endorsement of pastor John Hagee, a religious-right bigot, folks on the left wasted no time in condemning McCain as well they should. The Liberal OC’s own Dan Chmielewski even wrote a post about it. We on the left routinely blast those on the right who embrace…

Only Democrats Should Be Voting In Democratic Primary

While researching my next story I ran across a story on MSNBC that talked about Republicans in Texas crossing over to vote for Barack Obama in the Democratic primary being held in that state next Tuesday. Some estimates have as much as ten percent of the electorate in the Democratic primary actually being Republicans. In…

Don’t Count Hillary Out Just Yet

I find it funny how so many in the pundit class are ready to dance on Hillary Clinton’s political grave. Despite the Gallup poll showing the race tied and Hillary remaining quite competitve in the states about to vote on March 4, the professional media insiders want us to believe it’s all over now. But…

Polls: Obama leads against McCain and Clinton

Bill Schneider at CNN reports: Three national polls of Democrats show Sen. Barack Obama is the front-runner for the nomination. New national polls show Sen. Barack Obama trumping Sen. John McCain in November. There’s growing evidence that Obama is seen as more electable than Sen. Hillary Clinton. If you average the “poll of polls” —…

Polls in Ohio and Texas

With a week to go, Senator Hillary Clinton holds leads of 5 to 9 points over Senator Barack Obama in Ohio; she holds a small lead in Texas at 50-48 percent making the race in the Lone Star State a statisical dead heat. Despite Senator Obama’s impressive string of victories, he has only a small…