Tag Archives: 2016 elections

Crazy Eyes: If Immigration Reform Passes There Won’t Be Another GOP President

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Hillary’s First Big Endorsement?

Bajillionaire Warren Buffet has only ever posted three tweets and the one made yesterday included a hashtag that most are interpreting as an endorsement of Hillary Clinton’s presumed bid to become the nation’s 45th president.

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Hillary Clinton Posts First Tweet

“Hair icon” and “pantsuit aficionado” Hillary Clinton posted her first tweet with a nod to the two gay men who created the Texts From Hillary meme and Tumblr blog. Note the “TBD” at the end of her profile.

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Allen West: I Might Run For President

Tea Party hero Allen West couldn’t win a second term in the House, so naturally he thinks he’s ready to be president. Via the wingnut National Review: Colonel Allen West, the former Republican congressman from Florida and one of the reasons to join National Review’s Norwegian Fjords Cruise this summer, revealed that he is considering running for the presidency in ...

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Politico: Hillary To Launch Twitter Account

In a lengthy piece about prospective staffers for Hillary Clinton’s presumed presidential run, Politico claims that she will soon begin using a personal Twitter account which is presently locked and contains no posts. She is likely to soon start posting to the soon-to-be-activated @hillaryclinton on Twitter, signaling her first personal foray into the medium outside her official State Department account, ...

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Christie: I Ain’t Nothing Without My Fleece

The Washington Post provides a recap of the below video: In a seven-minute long YouTube video guest-starring Jon Bon Jovi, Alec Baldwin, Bobby Moynihan and James Carville, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie pokes fun at his own reputation and potential presidential ambitions. The governor soon learns that he’s lost his beloved fleece jacket and with it all of his political ...

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REPORT: Cuomo Won’t Run If Hillary Does

So claims an unnamed source in the Cuomo administration. “The governor has told people in recent weeks that there’s not a chance for him to run if Hillary gets in the race because she’ll easily wrap up the Democratic nomination,’’ said a Cuomo administration insider with direct knowledge of the situation. “He knows that and he accepts that, and so ...

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Barbara Bush Doesn’t Want Jeb To Run For President: “We’ve Had Enough Bushes”

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Rick Santorum Hospitalized

Rick Santorum was hospitalized today. “While traveling in South Carolina on Saturday, Rick Santorum became ill and was admitted to the hospital for a gastro-intestinal illness and dehydration,” said Virginia Davis, spokesperson for Patriot Voices, Santorum’s political action committee, in a statement. “He is feeling better today but remains in the hospital and is unable to travel to Iowa on ...

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Santorum Is Back On With MI School

The Michigan high school that two days ago rescinded their invitation for Rick Santorum to speak before a student assembly has re-invited him.  Grosse Pointe Public School Superintendent Dr. Thomas Harwood says former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s speech will happen in the district, after a brief cancelation and a few ruffled political feathers. Wednesday, Santorum had accused school officials ...

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Santorum: If The GOP Endorses Gay Marriage, They Will Be Committing Suicide

Yesterday the Des Moines Register asked Rick Santorum about the recent endorsements of same-sex marriage made by some top GOP figures. There’s obviously “an increasing mood” on supporting gay marriage, but “it is not a well thought-out position by the American public,” Santorum said. Asked what he thinks about the two Midwest senators who have recently backed gay marriage, Sen. ...

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Frothy Mix 2016

“I’m certainly leaving the door open for that. We have not had a nominee that is ready to go out and articulate a unified vision of what conservatism is, what American’s first principles are about, and why we’re the greatest country in the history of the world. And then we wonder why we don’t win. I assure you that when ...

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POLL: Clinton Vs GOP Field

In the same match up, Jeb Bush scored 43% to Clinton’s 49%. I suppose we’re in for 1314 more days of these things. Source.

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LAUNCHED: Ready For Hillary PAC Site

The Ready For Hillary PAC website launched today with the disclaimer “Not Authorized by any Candidate or Candidate’s Committee.”  USA Today reads the tea leaves: The super PAC launched in late January and says it now has more than 100,000 supporters. Veterans of Clinton’s campaign, including Ready for Hillary executive director Adam Parkhomenko and spokesman Seth Bringman, are also on ...

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Jeb Bush: The GOP Can Survive If Conservatives Are Nicer About Marriage

“I know for a fact that as it relates to gay marriage and other social issues there is growing divergence of opinion on this. When we talk about it, we ought to talk about it with a different tone — and we ought to talk about it recognizing that there is more than one point of view, and we should ...

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Hillary Clinton For Marriage

This may be the best one yet. Listen to the entire thing.

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Teabagger Poll: Rand Paul 2016

An online poll distributed to Tea Party chapters around the country shows Sen. Rand Paul as the favorite to run for the GOP presidential nomination in 2016. With 190,000 votes cast as of Monday morning, Paul leads, with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio rounding out the top three. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former Florida ...

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Headline Of The Day

So claims the British tabloid Daily Mail.

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Hillary Clinton Launches New Site

Fairly bare-bones so far. So far.  Forbes weighs in: While the site was likely just established by Clinton as a way to make it easy to get in touch her now that she’s out of office, the large presidential looking picture, the font her name is written in (which basically screams campaign) and the fact that the word “office” is ...

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Clinton Says Goodbye To State Department

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