Hillary Clinton

Joining Internet Commenters Everywhere, Hillary Clinton Compares Putin to Hitler
March 05, 2014

Hillary Clinton reportedly compared Vladimir Putin to Hitler. The analogy is off, and also seems unpresidential (which isn't irrelevant in Clinton's case).

It's (Still) Only Women Pols Who Get Judged on Their Family Life
February 17, 2014

The work-life balance of public women has always been fair game for criticism, and it's getting old.

Why Hillary Clinton Continues to Get a Free Pass
February 12, 2014

Try the following thought experiment: Chris Christie, or Sarah Palin, or Andrew Cuomo is asked by a friend about sexual harassment allegations against a powerful Senator.

Clintonland: Just Like High School
January 26, 2014

Amy Chozick's big cover story in The New York Times Magazine, which is unfortunately accompanied by the weirdest and worst cover art in magazine history (I exaggerate only a little), is yet another piece about the people in the Clintons's orbit, and

Brian Schweitzer, Would-Be Liberal Hero, is an NRA Darling
January 08, 2014

He wants to run against Hillary from the left. His gun and environment records will make that tough.

Clintons Embrace de Blasio's Inequality Rhetoric, Goldman Sachs' Speakers Fees
January 02, 2014

Bill Clinton endorsed Bill de Blasio's inequality rhetoric yesterday. That's not what Hillary Clinton told Goldman Sachs a few weeks ago.

How De Blasio’s Inauguration Hinted at Wider Implications
His focus on inequality is New York-centric. Will it be heard farther afield?
January 01, 2014

The inaugural festivities on New Year’s Day’s for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio felt awfully like an event of national import and impact. In one row next to the podium were two prospective presidential candidates, Gov.

The Question at the Heart of the Democratic Schism
Should the burden of proof be on reformers—or on vested interests?
December 15, 2013

No one quite knows how to define "populism." Which is good news for vested interests who want to attack reform.

The Clinton Coronation Begins. Pitying Joe Biden Continues.
December 02, 2013

Because of Thanksgiving, readers may have missed The New York Times's Joe Biden story, which ran in the newspaper on Wednesday. It is the saddest short political profile I have ever read.

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