Hillary Clinton enjoys a 19-point lead among likely Democratic caucus-goers in the key state of Iowa over her nearest challenger, Vermont Sen.
In April, following the announced framework of a deal with Iran, Clinton said she would back a deal that “verifiably cuts off all of Iran’s paths to a nuclear weapon, imposes an intrusive inspection program with no sites off limits, extends breakout time, and spells out clear and overwhelming consequences for violations”.
Presidential politics are replete with candidates who get hot during the summer only to fizzle in the fall.
Little and McCashin stood in the same crowd, eating hamburgers and potato salad, with Thuy Le, 20, a Dartmouth sophomore who said her philosophy aligns more with Senator Bernie Sanders, another Democratic presidential contender.
What the country needs is a another Democrat president to continue what works for the vast majorty of Americans.
Brian Gerjets of Cherokee, a truck driver who is co-chair of Cherokee Democratic Party, saw Sanders in Sheldon and Storm Lake. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) and former Republican Massachusetts senator Scott Brown.
At the Fourth of July parade Hillary Clinton marched in Saturday in Gorham, New Hampshire, reporters following the candidate were kept – and at moments, dragged – behind an actual moving rope line.
The Democratic presidential front-runner portrayed herself as a candidate of continuity to Obama and her husband, ex- President Bill Clinton, praising the Supreme Court’s recent ruling upholding health care subsidies under the overhaul.
Tad Devine, a strategist for Sanders, said he thinks Sanders’s support will continue to grow, in part because he has the ability to attract new voters to the race, as Obama did in 2008.
Clinton’s allies have sought to lower expectations despite her early command of the primary field.
Sanders and his aides have tried to turn the fact they will be outraised by Clinton and most Republicans into a selling point.
“This campaign is sending a message loud and clear to the billionaire class. And that is: You can’t get tax breaks when children in America go hungry”. I think we’ve got to rescue the American dream from becoming the European nightmare.
“I love what Bernie is talking about”, she told the Boston Globe Monday.
The energy and excitement of Hillary Clinton’s Iowa organizers is very high. Clinton, who will also visit Glen, New Hampshire, over the weekend, has outlined four main tenets of her campaign, which she calls “The Four Fights” – building the economy, strengthening families, revitalizing America’s political system and keeping the nation secure.
Now that Clinton’s sprint to fill her campaign coffers by the end of the fundraising quarter is finished, the former secretary of state will begin periodically unveiling detailed policy proposals throughout the summer, up to the first primary debate in the fall.