7:37 AM, Jun 11, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Hillary Clinton says the Taliban 5, released more than a week ago by President Obama, are "not a threat to the United States."
Hosted by Michael Graham.5:40 PM, Jun 10, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST
The WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with editor William Kristol on the roll out of Hillary's new memoir.
2:48 PM, Jun 10, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Hillary Clinton signed books earlier today at a Barnes & Noble in Manhattan. A number of people came out to get their copy of her newly released memoir signed.
"There are roughly 380 people in line at Clinton’s first book signing in New York," CNN claimed.
10:18 AM, Jun 10, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Former Clinton aide Kiki McLean defended Hillary Clinton's claim that she was "dead broke" and "struggled" after leaving the White House by saying that the Clintons "have a life and a set of expectations that are different" from middle class Americans. McLean made the comments on CNN:
7:21 AM, Jun 10, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, is celebrating fathers who empower daughters.
“Richard Branson, Chelsea Clinton and Ziauddin Yousafzai (Malala’a father) join G(irls)20 to celebrate fathers who empower their daughters,” Mike Allen quotes a press release from the group G(irls)20 as saying.
7:10 AM, Jun 10, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Hillary Clinton thinks the war on terror led to "some very unfortunate, un-American actions." But in excerpts released of a recent interview with NPR, the former secretary of state doesn't name the "un-American actions" that she appears to blame on the Bush administration.
10:08 PM, Jun 9, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton wasn't able to name a top achievement when she served as this nation's top diplomat:
Sawyer asked, "When people say where is the marquee? 'No sweeping agreement.' 'No signature doctrine.'"
9:59 PM, Jun 9, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Hillary Clinton tells ABC's Diane Sawyer that she's probably on blood thinners for the rest of her life:
"We have to immediately put you on blood thinners," Clinton says the doctor told her during her health scare at the end of 2012. "So I went, was there for three days, and then got it --"
"So blood thinners now," says Sawyer.
"Blood thinners. Yeah," Clinton says nodding.
6:16 PM, Jun 9, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
In an interview that will air tonight, Hillary Clinton will tell Diane Sawyer that the Benghazi terrorist attack that left four Americans dead is "more of a reason to run" for president of the United States.
12:43 PM, Jun 9, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
The Emergency Committee for Israel has announced that an anti-Hillary Clinton ad will air tonight during the former secretary of state's interview with Diane Sawyer on ABC News.
Here's the ad:
"Today the Emergency Committee for Israel released 'Why Not?' a 30-second TV ad that will begin airing tonight during Diane Sawyer's interview with Hillary Clinton on ABC," the group announces in a press release.
12:28 PM, Jun 9, 2014 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL
If the mainstream media have their way—and to the degree they can prevent the continued groundswell of outrage about the Bergdahl/Taliban deal from interrupting the party—this week will be all Hillary, all the time. But will the party be good for Hillary? Or will we end up with a Hillary hangover?
9:14 AM, Jun 9, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Hillary Clinton explains to Diane Sawyer that after leaving the White House she and her family "struggled to, you know, piece together the resources for mortgages, for houses, for Chelsea's education." That's why Hillary Clinton and her husband Bill Clinton have made over $100 million since leaving the White House:
8:18 AM, Jun 9, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tried to deflect some of the blame for the failure of preventing the Benghazi terror attack on hired experts. She made the comments in an interview with Diane Sawyer:
Sawyer asked, "Is there anything you personally should have been doing to make it safer in Benghazi?"
"Well," Clinton responded, "what I did was give very direct instructions that the people who have the expertise and experience in security --
7:01 AM, Jun 9, 2014 • By NOAH POLLAK
In her new book, Hillary Clinton picks out a few foreign policy topics on which she thinks it now safe, even helpful, to express disagreement with the course taken by the Obama administration. She wanted to arm and train the Syria rebels, while Obama did not. She thought it unwise to call for Hosni Mubarak to step down immediately, while Obama wanted him gone.
10:03 AM, Jun 6, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Hillary Clinton's book roll-out has been discussed at the White House. Clinton, and her former boss, President Obama, apparently were able to settle on a simple message in the meeting between surrogates: "Obama's team of rivals became an unrivaled team."