Donations Pour In For Hillary Clinton

Word has it that donations are pouring in for both the Clinton and Obama campaigns, so gloating Obama supporters can step back a few paces, because Team Clinton is raising donations fast and strong. As I reported here earlier this morning (or late last night), “The media and the blogosphere was a flutter … Continue reading

Romney Suspends Campaign

Mitt Romney, who “had vowed to press on despite disappointing results in the Super Tuesday primary contests,” has suspended his campaign. He made his announcement at “the annual Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington,” leaving John McCain as the clear front-runner. (video below) CNN reports: “Mitt Romney suspended his bid for … Continue reading

Dizzy’s Ten Post Round-Up

So much news, so much to do, so little time. Let’s jump right in, shall we? Morning cuppa?: Check Daily Youtubery?: Check. Ledisi – Alright Today’s Ten Post Round-Up?: Check. 1: Democrats stormed the polls, Tuesday… Democratic turnout thumped GOP turnout yesterday—AMERICAblog 2: Court tosses sexual assault case back to … Continue reading

Of Loans, Fundraising, Targets and Falling Short

The media and the blogosphere was a flutter on Wednesday about Hillary Clinton loaning her campaign $5 million. At her news conference this afternoon, Senator Clinton acknowledged the loan, saying: “I loaned the campaign $5 million from my money. That’s where I got the money. I did it because I believe very … Continue reading

Bundlers for Barack Obama Who Have Registered as Federal Lobbyists

The Obama camp is raking in the dough after Super Tuesday, but I wondering, did you hear Barack Obama in his speech last night when he claimed that his campaign “has not taken a dime of” lobbyist money? Not True, says Public Citizen who released a report detailing that ten … Continue reading

Will There Be a Brokered Deal for the Dem Nominee?

I’ve said here recently in the comments that I didn’t think it would be a good thing for the Dems to have to take the fight for the nomination to the convention floor this summer. Howard Dean weighed in on the possibility of a floor fight for the nomination or … Continue reading

Hillary’s Super Tuesday Victory Speech

Looking forward from Super Tuesday, here’s Hillary’s Super Tuesday Victory Speech (h/t C&L): The Clinton campaign notes today that the Super Tuesday “results confirmed Hillary’s strengths as a candidate and signaled that she made inroads with a number of key groups and demographics. As we look through the returns and … Continue reading