Here's How Hillary Clinton's Concession Speech Came Together
23 April 2017, 02:25 | Noah Barnes
"You need to concede" President Obama apparently told Clinton over the phone on the night of Nov. 8
In the new book by The Hill's Amie Parnes and Sidewire's Jonathan Allen, "Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign", released today details what should have been a winnable election for the career politician that turned into an abject nightmare over largely avoidable mistakes. Steve Schale, among the most reliable Democratic strategists in the state, informed Clinton's campaign they were short on votes.
In the summer of 2008, Clinton was "conducting an autopsy of her failed bid against Barack Obama, and she wanted an honest accounting of what had gone wrong", Allen and Parnes wrote in the book.
"If she thinks she's going to force me out of a race like this, she had another thing coming to her", Biden said in response to her tactics. One of the many examples is the fraught relationship between the campaign chairman John Podesta and Robby Mook, which we unearth in the book. And then the first woman who was going to be president got her opponent on the line and said two words she never expected to say: "Congratulations, Donald".
Former President Bill Clinton reportedly told his wife, former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, that she should not apologize for using a private server to discuss classified and highly sensitive matters while serving as secretary of state.
Clinton's actions, according to Parnes and Allen, reminded Obama of some of the "qualities" that helped him win the Democratic primary in 2008.
He said they wanted her to stand up "for people that she thought would be treated poorly under a Trump administration".
What's Motivating People to March for Science?
Ferris says Milwaukee's March for Science is just the beginning of a push to advocate for scientific thinking and research. Those planning to attend include those who work in science and others who care about its role in public policy.
Agency says deported man had no special status
Montes, who could not produce identification to corroborate his DACA status, was said to have left his wallet in a friend's auto . According to the complaint, Montes came to the USA when he was 9 and suffers from a cognitive disability due to a brain injury.
During a debate prep session, Clinton reportedly snapped at senior policy adviser Jake Sullivan, who was criticizing her performance.
"Mook had made the near-fatal mistakes of underestimating Sanders and investing nearly nothing early in the back end of the primary calendar", Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes write in their chronicle of the Clinton campaign, Shattered. Now she's taking flak for getting too deep in the weeds in the speech she gave at her campaign's first big rally in NY.
After the election, some analyses have argued that while Hillary was beset by challenges that no candidate before her had to face, she also made key missteps over the course of her campaign that cost her the election. I've spent the intervening months trying to understand what Clinton's defeat said about the electorate, about Clinton and about the campaign she ran.
They saw and heard far more than most of us, exploring deep inside "Clintonworld" in search of the real story.
When Hillary Clinton first ran for president in 2008, there was a moment in SC when Bill Clinton compared then-Sen.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivers her concession speech after being defeated by Republican president-elect Donald Trump, in NY on November 9, 2016. Reluctantly she rose from her seat and took the phone. Our sources told us about a couple situations where she seemed to lose her temper.
Starbucks calls shifting-color drink a 'Unicorn Frappuccino'
But it doesn't end there, once your tongue becomes accustomed to the sweet, mango taste, the Unicorn Frappucino changes the game. What's the newest and most well liked on the top-secret Starbucks menu? It's appearing through April 23 or until supplies last.
FDA Issues Multiple Restrictions on Codeine, Tramadol Use
Regulators in Europe, Canada and Australia have all restricted the use of medicines containing codeine for children. It is frequently combined with other drugs in prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) cough and cold medicines.
Google Earth gets revival with tools for exploration
You're invited to step inside a Peruvian chuclla , a Bedouin tent and a Greenlandic IIoq , and meet the people who live there. That info is usually provided on Google's Knowledge Cards , which you'll be familiar with if you've ever used Maps.
Cotton booed for defending Trump on tax returns
According to PolitiFact , Trump is the first major party presidential nominee since Gerald Ford to not release his tax returns. Critics have raised questions about what Trump's tax returns say about his net worth and about his various business ties.
OIC backs strike of Palestinian prisoners in Israel
The prisoners also demand to have periodic medical checkups and to increase the number of visits by the International Red Cross. Israel has built almost all of its prisons inside Israel rather than in the occupied territory.