Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Subscribe Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Politics Analysis Analysis Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events by Philip Bump by Philip Bump Email the author March 27 at 5:06 PM Email the author Stormy Daniels, an adult-film star and director whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, is interviewed by Anderson Cooper of CBS News’s 60 Minutes in March. (CBS News/60 Minutes/Reuters) Anderson Cooper’s interview with Stormy Daniels on Sunday night was the most watched episode of “60 Minutes” in a decade. Twenty-two-million people tuned in to hear Daniels describe an … [Read more...] about The more important woman in the news recently? Hillary Clinton — at least at Fox.
close Video Did Hillary's campaign give her bad advice on email scandal? Former Hillary Clinton aide Jennifer Palmieri writes in new book that Clinton wanted to address the email issue but campaign urged against it; reaction and analysis from Tom Fitton, president of Judicial Watch. There's a new book out by Hillary Clinton's former communications director, Jennifer Palmieri, suggesting that sexism by American voters – not Clinton's email scandal – was the key factor responsible for Clinton’s loss to Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election. Palmieri writes in her book – titled “Dear Madam President” – that Clinton couldn't get out of the email “box” because American voters couldn’t get past their “unease” about a woman seeking power. In fact, Palmieri goes on to suggest that the Clinton email issue was both trivial and irrelevant – notwithstanding the fact that a Reuters … [Read more...] about Sexism didn’t defeat Hillary Clinton — Wild untruths about emails are why she’s not Madam President
U.S. NRA remington Donald Trump Hillary Clinton 2016 election Guns The National Rifle Association and gun manufacturers railed against Hillary Clinton in 2016, but perhaps they should have been more concerned about Donald Trump. Gun sales dropped in 2017 as fears that the government would “come for your guns” waned. The decline has been dubbed the “Trump slump” and led to Remington Outdoor Co. filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Sunday, a day after hundreds of thousands of people worldwide took to the streets protesting gun violence. Trump, who has touted himself a “true friend and champion” of the NRA, has repeatedly promised that the Second Amendment was safe with him in office. Richard Feldman, a former NRA lobbyist, told Newsweek that such trust has resulted in a classic supply-and-demand predicament for gun manufacturers: Without fear of a supply crunch, the demand drops. “When the heat is off the gun issue, there's … [Read more...] about NRA, Gunmakers Should’ve Feared the ‘Trump Slump’ Instead of President Hillary Clinton
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Former Enron exec talks about ethics, GE and Hillary Clinton Former Enron CFO Andrew Fastow says many too willing to still exploit loopholes. He called General Electric a slow motion train wreck right now. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Susan Tompor, Detroit Free Press Personal Finance Columnist Published 6:00 a.m. ET March 24, 2018 | Updated 10:51 a.m. ET March 26, 2018 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Former Enron executive Andrew S. Fastow, once a poster child of corporate crime, delivers a professional, polished presentation for how one could technically follow the rules but … [Read more...] about Former Enron exec talks about ethics, GE and Hillary Clinton
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Cartoonist Gary Varvel: Caption this cartoon on Hillary Clinton Write a snarky caption to fix my cartoon. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 22 Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Gary Varvel, [email protected] Published 8:13 a.m. ET March 20, 2018 | Updated 12:22 p.m. ET March 20, 2018 Write a snarky caption to fix my cartoon. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN 22 COMMENT EMAIL MORE This is your opportunity to fix my cartoon below. Post your caption on the comments links to the left. You deadline is noon Friday. Remember brevity is the … [Read more...] about Cartoonist Gary Varvel: Caption this cartoon on Hillary Clinton