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Focus: Clinton, Biden, Sanders - Sep 2, 2015

State Department releases thousands of Clinton emails, 125 contain classified information - Fox News

Clinton wrote classified e-mails sent using private server - The Washington Post

State: No way to know if Clinton emails should have been classified at the time they were sent - Washington Examiner

VIDEO: Full State Department Briefing, Emails Questions Begin at 24 min thru 42 min -

Sources: Clinton email markings changed to hide contents, shielding extent of classified info - Fox News

Clinton Told Special Envoy for Middle East Mitchell to Send 'Born Classified' Info to Her Private Email Account - National Review

Hillary Clinton may have broken US secrecy rules with emails from Tony Blair and Downing Street - Telegraph

Tony Blair Shows up in Latest Clinton Emails, Discrediting Hillary's Private Server Excuses - National Review Online

Hillary Clinton emails: Cherie Blair lobbied for Qatari crown prince - The Guardian

Text of all released Secretary Clinton emails - U.S. Department of State

Hillary Clinton emails compromised spy satellite data on North Korean nukes - Washington Times

Hillary's Email Crashed: State Dept IT Staff Didn't Know The Account Was Hers! - Breitbart

State Dept Still Does Not Know Whether Clinton’s Server was Breached - Washington Free Beacon

Exclusive: Hillary Shared An Email Network With The Clinton Foundation - Breitbart

Clinton Enlisted State Employees to Steer Funds to Clinton Foundation Partner - Washington Free Beacon

Feds move to consolidate lawsuits over Hillary Clinton emails, dozens of Freedom of Information Act cases could be placed in front of a single judge - POLITICO

Emails Show How Hillary Clinton Valued Input From Sidney Blumenthal - The New York Times

Blumenthal: Being Hillary Clinton's Private Spy Was a Full-Time Job -

Huma complained she wasn't paid enough, the Clinton’s closest aide was able to change her fortunes with a little help from friends: her pay reached $490,000 - The Weekly Standard



POLL: Biden is top choice of Democrats if Clinton falters: Reuters/Ipsos poll - PhillyVoice

POLL: Only One Quarter of Undecided Democratic Primary Voters Have Favorable View of Hillary Clinton - Washington Free Beacon

AFL-CIO’s Trumka to walk with VP Joe Biden on Labor Day - The Boston Globe

Trumka: Democratic field 'still wide open,' Biden has time, early AFL-CIO endorsement conceivable - Yahoo News

VIDEO: AFL-CIO’s Trumka Explains Low Labor Enthusiasm For Clinton, Urges Her To Reject Pacific Trade Agreement - YouTube

Draft Biden super PAC names Eaton New Hampshire director, more staff to be hired - WMUR

Stephen Colbert's Late Show lands Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders - Orlando Sentinel

Sanders to introduce bill targeting high drug prices - TheHill

Bernie Sanders applied for ‘conscientious objector’ status during Vietnam, campaign confirms - ABC

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Tweets Support For Bernie Sanders -

Elizabeth Warren says potential vice presidential bid 'something I'm not talking about’ - AP

Women explain why they're anti-Hillary Clinton in the anonymous posting platform Whisper - AOL


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Focus: Clinton, Sanders, Biden - Aug 31, 2015

POLL: Bernie Sanders close to 7 points of Hillary Clinton in the Iowa Poll, She's the pick for 37 percent, he for 30 percent -

POLL: Without Declaring His Candidacy Biden Places Third in Iowa, with 14 Percent of Likely Democratic Caucus-Goers - Bloomberg Politics

VIDEO: Iowa pollster Ann Selzer joins "Face the Nation" to discuss the latest Bloomberg/Des Moines Register poll - CBS

POLL: Presidential Candidates on Both Sides Confronting Angry Iowans - Bloomberg Politics

POLL: Read the methodology and questions of the Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register Iowa Poll -


VIDEO: Bernie Sanders Reflects on Iowa Poll Momentum: Full interview - CNN

Sanders fires off long list of policy disagreements with Clinton - Washington Examiner

Sanders: Dems ‘dead wrong’ on limiting the number of debates to just four before the first round of voting takes place - TheHill

Activists turn up heat on DNC for more debates - TheHill

Bernie Sanders Defends Gun Control Record, Brags About D-Minus NRA Grade -

VIDEO: Raddatz Grills Bernie Sanders on Lack of Foreign Policy Positions - ABC

Sanders says he would be prepared to use military force in world affairs, 'But that should be a last resort' - AP

Sanders: I wouldn’t end drone program, but limit their use so that they do not end up killing innocent people - TheHill

VIDEO: Bernie Sanders addresses the Democratic National Committee’s summer meeting in Minneapolis -

Draft Biden Reaction to new Iowa Poll - Mark Halperin on Twitter

Top donors to President Obama's two national campaigns are galvanizing around a potential run by Joe Biden - Washington Examiner


Bill Clinton parties with rock stars while Hillary baby-sits - Page Six



Source: FBI ‘A-team’ leading ‘serious’ Clinton server probe, focusing on defense info - Fox News

Emails show Bill Clinton asked State Dept. for OK on N. Korea, Congo invites - Fox News

State Dept. bypassed ethics officers on some Bill Clinton talks, Grassley says - Miami Herald

Group: Clinton and her aides mixed State Department business with the Clinton Foundation's fundraising efforts - CNN

Panel: Who do the Clinton staff really work for? Abedin worked simultaneously for the State Dept, the Clinton Foundation and controversial consulting firm Teneo Strategies - Washington Examiner

What's Inside The Newly Released Huma Abedin State Department Emails - The Times

Elite Fundraiser for Obama and Clinton Linked to Justice Department Probe - Foreign Policy

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Focus: Clinton, Biden - Aug 28, 2015

POLL: Hillary declines sharply in Quinnipiac poll, 45% down from 55% a month ago, Sanders has 22% and Biden 18% -

POLL: Joe Biden polls better than Hillary Clinton against all Republicans, beating them by a larger margin - New York Post

POLL: The top three words voters think of to describe Hillary are 'liar', 'dishonest' and 'untrustworthy' - Washington Examiner

POLL: List of 50 Words Americans Used to Describe Hillary Clinton - Breitbart

POLL: Full results of the Quinnipiac Poll - Quinnipiac Poll

POLL: Biden 'Honest,' 'Genuine' in Reuters/Ipsos poll - The Times

POLL: Donald Trump would beat Hillary Clinton in Utah, BYU poll says - The Salt Lake Tribune

Biden to meet with AFL-CIO chief as he weighs White House run - TheHill

Biden to Meet With Jewish Leaders to Make Case for Iran Nuclear Deal - WSJ

Possible Biden run puts Obama fundraising network on high alert - The Washington Post

DNC chair: Biden 'would be welcomed' to presidential race - POLITICO

DNC to honor Beau Biden - TheHill

DNC announces fundraising agreement with Clinton, says it’s pursuing similar agreements with the other Democratic primary campaigns - POLITICO

O'Malley: Rallying around Clinton a 'big mistake' - TheHill

Christie: Hillary Clinton should quit presidential race -

Obituaries Keep Requesting Loved Ones Not Vote for Hillary - Washington Free Beacon

Progressive groups press Hillary on Wall Street's golden parachutes, Two former Clinton aides received bonuses from banks when they left to join her at the State Dept -

VIDEO: Clinton equates GOP stance on women to terrorists - TheHill

Clinton, Sanders united in call for more federal spending on higher ed, vary on college affordability approach - InsideHigherEd

Hamptons home rented by the Clintons could be yours for $32.5M - New York Post

How Chronic Disease Could End Hillary Clinton’s White House Run - The National Enquirer



Clinton Data Went Unsecured For Over a Month After ‘Classified’ Data Discovered - Washington Free Beacon

Clinton's attorney got security clearance just before handling emails - Washington Examiner

GOP senator accuses Clinton of improperly passing state secrets to her lawyer - McClatchy DC

Hillary Clinton emails: Chuck Grassley questions lack of permanent IG at State Department - Washington Times

Hillary Clinton’s State Department IG Was More Lapdog than Watchdog, Its Oversight Was Toothless, Lax - National Review Online

Top senator presses State on whether Clinton has security clearance despite FBI probe - Fox News

Group: Hillary Clinton mixed State, foundation business -

Clinton ally accused of running interference on email scandal - Washington Examiner

How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universe - The Washington Post

Former AG Mukasey says he was wrong to suggest that if Clinton was ever convicted of destroying government records by erasing her server, she would be legally unqualified for the presidency - NBC

Hillary Clinton’s Handling of Email Issue Frustrates Democratic Leaders - The New York Times

Dems: Grassley's probe of Clinton's email gives Biden wide opening - Washington Examiner

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Focus: Clinton, Biden, Sanders - Aug 26, 2015

Exclusive: State Dept.-released Clinton email had classified intel from 3 agencies, possibly violating Obama order (VIDEO) - Fox News

DHS has no record of State Dept. giving info for Clinton server audit, despite rules - Fox News

Trey Gowdy frustrated by State Dept stonewalling on Clinton and her aides - Washington Examiner

Clinton's emails discuss conversations with foreign diplomats, embassy security and countries from Russia to China - Washington Examiner

POLL: 46 percent of voters believe Clinton should suspend her campaign amid email scandal, 44 percent disagree -  Washington Free Beacon

POLL: Should Hillary Clinton Suspend Her Campaign? - Rasmussen Reports

Former attorney general says classified email scandal 'disqualifies' Hillary Clinton from serving as president – IF she's broke federal law - Daily Mail Online

Memo Analyzes Possibility Hillary Clinton Prohibited From Holding Office -

President Bill Clinton's top spy blasts alleged Hillary email cover up -

Hillary Clinton’s lawyer had 'top secret' clearance - POLITICO

Hillary Clinton Used Email-Monitor Linked to Personal Tax Lawyer -

Hillary Server Firm Employs Top Clinton Operative -

Questions arise about existence of second, private Clinton email server - Fox News

Hillary Clinton E-mails Reveal Inner Circle of Yes Men - National Review Online

Emails Draw Huma Abedin, a Clinton Aide, Back Into the Spotlight - The New York Times

Occupy Argues Clinton Unfit To Run For President - The Moderate Voice

4 State Parties Sign Fund-Raising Pacts With Clinton Campaign - The New York Times

Maserati, Ferrari, Bentley and Porsche at Hillary Clinton fundraiser - Daily Mail Online

POLL: Hillary Clinton lagging against Republicans in summer target state polls - Washington Examiner

POLL: Michigan poll shows Hillary Clinton trails Jeb Bush; barely leads Donald Trump -

POLL: Clinton trouncing Trump, edging rest of GOP in Virginia - Washington Examiner

POLL: Hillary Clinton still a strong frontrunner in Iowa - CBS News



Obama gives Joe Biden 'blessing' for 2016 bid -


POLL: Yes He Can! 64% of Dems say VP Biden can win presidency in the  Economist/YouGov Poll - Washington Examiner

Joe Biden to Hold Unusual Conference Call With Hundreds of DNC Members - The New York Times

Joe Biden 2016: Draft Biden group circulates pro-Joe memo to DNC members - POLITICO

Draft Biden on track to be up in 50 States by next week, the super-PAC hopes to raise $3 million by the end of September - Bloomberg

Top Democratic fundraisers invited to meet with Joe Biden at Naval Observatory - The Washington Post

Joe Biden 2016: Big donors being courted by advisers - POLITICO

Hedge funder asked to host Joe Biden luncheon - Page Six

CBS: Citing Email Scandal, Major Clinton Donor Would Flip Support to Biden If He Ran (VIDEO) - Washington Free Beacon

More Democrats crack open door for Biden presidential run - Reuters

Joe Biden hires communications chief with campaign experience, she comes to the White House from the Motion Picture Association of America - Washington Examiner



POLL: Bernie Sanders surges ahead of Hillary Clinton in second striking New Hampshire poll - Business Insider

POLL: Sanders is gaining ground on Clinton, but he has little support among non-white Democrats - Economist/YouGov Poll

Bernie Sanders Grassroots Planning Huge March on Washington in October, this Facebook RSVP movement has garnered so far over 87,000 signatures - Observer

Bernie Sanders Gets Stamp of Approval From Cornel West - The New York Times

Bernie Sanders’s Success in Attracting Small Donors Tests Importance of ‘Super PACs’ - The New York Times

Deez Nuts endorses Bernie Sanders and John Kasich for presidential nomination, meet the 15-year-old presidential candidate (VIDEO) -

Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 22, 2015

Exclusive: Dozens of Clinton emails were classified from the start, U.S. rules suggest - Reuters

Declassify Dates of Some Clinton's Emails Raise Questions - VOA

Snipers, vehicle moves among classified data emailed to Clinton - Bloomberg

U.S. said to probe how classified data got on Clinton’s Server, blending info from multiple sources that included classified content - Bloomberg

Court says Clinton emails broke 'government policy', orders State Department to get FBI findings on Clinton e-mails - Washington Times

State Department did nothing to protect Clinton emails after hack - McClatchy DC

Critics say new State Department guidelines meant to 'chill' employee speech - Fox News

Denver-based Platte River Networks questioned by U.S. Senate over Hillary Clinton email server - 7NEWS Denver

Clinton’s Email Server Firm Scrubs ‘Data-Disposal’ References from Website, Hiding a Partnership with a Company Specialized in '100 Percent Data Destruction' - Washington Free Beacon

VIDEO: The IT Firm That Managed Hillary Clinton's Private Server Speaks Out - Fox News

Clinton Blames The Fed's 'Ridiculous Classification Rules' - The Daily Caller

The Real Clinton Email Scandal: Our Ridiculous Classification Rules - POLITICO Magazine

Intel, Military Officials Fire Back At Hillary’s Over-Classification Tweet - The Daily Caller

Watchdog: Two National Security Laws Appear Broken in Clinton Email Scandal - Washington Free Beacon

Everything you need to know about how the State Department classifies information - The Washington Post

VIDEO: Hillary For America's campaign Press Secretary, Brian Fallon, is here to fact check tweets about the emails controversy - YouTube

Déjà Vu: When Bill Clinton Pardoned His Former CIA Director over Classified Documents on His Home Computer - National Review Online



Decision nearing, Biden games out mechanics of a 2016 run - Chicago Tribune

Biden buzz grows amid new polling, ‘draft’ movement picks up key adviser - Fox News

VIDEO: Draft Biden movement gains momentum, Interview with former Obama campaign adviser Steve Schale - MSNBC

Hollywood Panic: Hillary Clinton's Email Scandal Has Some Donors Whispering, 'Joe Biden' -

Swing-State Quinnipiac Poll Suggests Joe Biden Opening - Bloomberg Politics

POLL: Quinnipiac: Clinton Has Nearly 2-to-1 Dishonesty Ratings in Key Swing States - Washington Free Beacon

Full text of results of the 2016 Presidential Swing State Polls Poll - Quinnipiac University 


POLL: A Fox 2 Detroit/Mitchell Research poll shows Republicans beating Clinton in Michigan - Washington Examiner

Democrats urge Clinton to offer better explanation of emails - AP

NBC: Democrats Think the Clinton Campaign Is ‘In Denial’ Over Email Scandal (VIDEO) - Washington Free Beacon


Fellow diplomats question Clinton's email defense - POLITICO

VIDEO: Email controversy sheds lights on Clinton's confidante Huma Abedin - CNN

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin tried to force past Secret Service without ID - Daily Mail Online

Bernie Sanders Draws Big Crowds to His ‘Political Revolution’ - The New York Times

Martin O’Malley puts pressure on Clinton with new Social Security plan - POLITICO

Clinton Campaign On Alert For Undercover Conservative Sting -

The Hamptons where Hillary feels at home, Clintons prefer to vacation next to the rich one percent - POLITICO

The joke third-party presidential candidate Deez Nuts tops Trump, Clinton in Internet traffic - TheHill

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Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 20, 2015

Hillary Clinton Email Scandal: State Department Allowed Clinton to Use Personal Device - National Review Online

Judicial Watch Statement: State Department Did Not Provide Secure BlackBerry to Hillary Clinton - Judicial Watch

State Department admits it wiped clean and likely DESTROYED Blackberry devices used by top Hillary Clinton aides - Daily Mail Online

Hillary Clinton E-Mail Scandal: Federal Judge Expresses Frustration with State Department - National Review Online

Judicial Watch Statement: Federal Judge Orders State Department Early Hearing for Hillary Email Case - Judicial Watch

Attorney overseeing the State Dept's handling of Hillary emails worked for law firm representing Hillary over her same emails - Washington Examiner

State Department issuing new policy designed to keep employees from freely speaking to Congress or press? -

FBI optimistic it can recover some deleted data from Clinton server - MSNBC

Besides emails, forensic exam of Clinton's server may yield security, access clues - AP

Records of Clinton aides' travel to Chappaqua, Denver sought - Washington Examiner

Hillary Clinton's email firm Platte River Networks was run from a loft in Denver with its servers in the BATHROOM closet - Daily Mail Online

With unsecured Hillary emails, hackers worry Senate Homeland Security Chairman - The Daily Caller

As the intelligence community officials pour over thousands of Clinton unreleased emails, the overclassification issue could become a political problem -

VIDEO: Former CIA Director: Clinton Server ‘Dangerous to the Republic and to State Secrets’ - Washington Free Beacon

VIDEO: This Aspect of Hillary Clinton Email Scandal That Has Left Even Former NSA Director Stunned: ‘I Don’t Even Think It Was Legal’ -

VIDEO: Giuliani: Hillary Should Be the Subject of a Criminal Investigation - Fox News Insider

VIDEO: Clinton pulls plug on testy presser over emails questions - TheHill

James Carville Blames Email Scandal on 'Stupid Media People’ (VIDEO) - Mediaite



POLL: Hillary Clinton losing ground to Bernie Sanders, Trump trails her by just 6 points in CNN poll - POLITICO

POLL: More on the CNN Democratic polling -

POLL: Full text of the results for CNN Democratic polling -

POLL: Hillary Clinton's Mentions Online Are Running 75% Negative -

POLL: Hillary trails Trump in North Carolina - TheHill

Some Hillary Clinton supporters in South Carolina are starting to get nervous - The Washington Post

Has Clinton's email controversy impacted her donors? - CBS News

Clinton camp warns Democrat donors: keep checkbook closed for Joe Biden - Boston Herald

Hillary Clinton Wants Donors to Pay for Food and Drinks at Her Fund-Raisers - The Washington Post

Huma Abedin Received Over $40K From Hillary’s Former Leadership PAC - Washington Free Beacon

Donald Trump Blasts Hillary Clinton 'Deleter of the Free World' in New Attack Ad over Email Issues (VIDEO) -

VIDEO: Trump: Hillary emails 'devastating' for election -

Black Lives Matter Activist Tells Hillary to Her Face That She's Responsible for Mass Incarceration -

Hillary Clinton Addresses Her Husband's Crime Policies And Mass Incarceration -

VIDEO: Hillary Clinton Talks With BlackLivesMatter (Part 1) - YouTube

VIDEO: Hillary Clinton Talks With BlackLivesMatter (Part 2) - YouTube

'Do not vote for Hillary': NJ woman makes last request in obit - Fox News

How Hillary Clinton plans to spend campaign break in $50k-a-week Hamptons home - Daily Mail Online

Hillary Clinton Is Hiding Multiple Sclerosis And A Series Of Strokes, The National Enquirer Claims - Radar Online

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Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 18, 2015


60 Clinton emails reportedly containing classified data - Fox News

Official: More than 300 Clinton emails flagged for potentially classified info - Fox News

Text of the State Department status report on Clinton emails to a federal court -

State Dept.: 'No doubt' more Clinton emails will be classified - Washington Examiner

Report: State officials hiding extent of classified info on Clinton servers - Washington Examiner

VIDEO: State Dept. Undermines The Importance Of The Classified Emails On Clinton Server - YouTube

Hillary Clinton emails: Safe provided to lawyer among irregularities seen in review - Washington Times

VIDEO: State Dept. Unable To Answer Whether Clinton Aides Devices Were Secure - YouTube

Hillary Clinton IT firm Platte River says email backups are likely - Business Insider

Clinton’s IT Email Contractor: The Unraveling Continues - Breitbart

State Department Finds Thousands of Clinton Aide Philippe Reines Emails It Claimed Did Not Exist -

POLL: Only 2% of Americans Think Hillary Clinton Told the Truth About Her Emails Not Containing Classified Information - The American Spectator



GOP senator Grassley questions Clinton attorney on security clearance - TheHill

Text of GOP senator Grassly’ letter to Clinton attorney on security clearance -

VIDEO: Gowdy: Clinton to testify in October before Benghazi panel, all questions ‘asked’ and ‘answered’ - Fox News

GOP group releases video blasting Clinton for classified email controversy (VIDEO) - Washington Examiner

Former U.S. Attorney General Mukasey: Clinton Defies the Law and Common Sense - WSJ

Hillary Clinton email scandal prompts Chris Christie to call for criminal investigation - POLITICO

VIDEO: Chris Christie on Clinton: What if I'd deleted Bridgegate emails? -

VIDEO: Bob Woodward compares Clinton emails to Nixon tapes - TheHill

Ex-officials prosecuted for mishandling gov’t info see ‘double standard’ in Clinton case - Fox News

Hero Marine Nailed for Secret Email: What Did He Do That Hillary Didn’t? - The Daily Beast



POLL: Hillary Clinton loses ground to Sanders nationally, trails Bush and Rubio in head-to-head match-ups - Washington Times

POLL: Iowa State Fair attendees pick Sanders over Clinton - TheHill

POLL: Clinton’s Lead Slips as Voters Question Email Server Explanations - Morning Consult

Advisers prepare a campaign strategy and tell Biden: Decide by October 1 - CNN

South Carolina in Focus as ‘Draft Biden’ Gains Steam - Bloomberg Politics

Facing Money Gap, Hillary Clinton Slowly Warms to ‘Super PAC’ Gifts - The New York Times

Pro-Clinton super PAC gets $1 million secret contribution - CBS News

CNN Forgets to Mention Op-Ed Writer Is a Million Dollar Bundler For Hillary - Power Line

Bernie Sanders Campaign Calls Out Hillary's College Plan: 'Disappointment' - Alternet

Hypocrisy: Hillary Clinton offers free coffee to campaign interns, no pay -

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Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 15, 2015


Hillary's IT Firm Lacked Security Clearance, Gov't Confirms - The Daily Caller

Hillary Clinton's servergate IT company accused of illegal actions - Daily Mail Online

Executive at Hillary Clinton's IT company sued after getting money from Backstreet Boys' Ponzi scheme - Daily Mail

IT company That Stored Hillary Clinton's Email Server Shared Confidential Info - Breitbart

FBI to start recovery of Hillary Clinton's email server - Washington Times

FBI Said to Examine Whether Hillary Clinton E-Mail Was Backed Up - Bloomberg Politics

David Petraeus Prosecutor on Hillary Clinton's Tail - Breitbart

If Hillary's Server Was 'Blank,' Why Did She Keep It? - The Daily Caller

Where did Hillary's personal emails go? - Washington Examiner

State Dept Gave a Safe to Hillary Clinton's Attorney for Emails - Breitbart

Judge Orders State Department to Report on Hillary Server Search -

State Department Tells Judge: Not Our Job to Search Hillary Clinton's Server - National Review Online

Bryan Pagliano: Man Who Ran Clinton’s Personal Email Server Worked for State Department - Peter Van Buren

RNC Releases Statement on Hillary Clinton Turning Over Her Private Email Server to DOJ -

POLL: Voters say Clinton lied about emails, put US at risk - Fox News

Tips on Deleting Emails From Email Book Hillary Clinton Wanted to Read - ABC News

The Hillary Clinton Email Investigation May Offer a Crash Course in Computer Forensics -



Clinton aides agree to preserve emails after judge's order - The Denver Post

Hillary Clinton aides had other unreported email accounts: State Dept. - Washington Times

Hillary Clinton email probe turns to her aide Huma - POLITICO

Official: Clinton ‘inner circle’ may have stripped email classification markings - Fox News

State Dept. Shuts Down Fox's Anonymous Speculation Of Clinton Aides Stripping Email Classification Markings - Media Matters for America

Classified data found on emails in May; Clinton camp slow to protect secrets - McClatchy DC

Influential people worldwide wrote Clinton on her personal email address - The State

Lindsey Graham: 'Impossible' That Hillary Had No Benghazi Emails -

VIDEO: Lindsey Graham: Where are Clinton's Benghazi emails? - Fox News Video

Feinstein Statement Defending Clinton Email Practices - Senator Dianne Feinstein

Hillary Clinton emails: Intelligence community wants security clearance suspended - Washington Times

POLL: 60% don't trust Hillary, 62% say she'll 'do anything' to be president - Washington Examiner

POLL: Hillary way under water in swing states - Fox News

As Clinton touts student debt bailout plan, critics point to $2M in college speaking fees - Fox News

Clintons Spend $110K for Two Weeks 'Working Vacation' in the Hamptons -

Clinton Endorser Former Senator Tom Harkin Sought Out State Department Job For His Kid While HIlary Was Secretary Of State - The Daily Caller

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Judges Nixing Keystone XL South Cases Had Tar Sands-Related Oil Investments

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog

On August 4, the U.S. Appeals Court for the 10th Circuit shot down the Sierra Club's petition for rehearing motion for the southern leg of TransCanada's Keystone XL tar sands export pipeline. The decision effectively writes the final chapter of a years-long legal battle in federal courts. 

The most draconian information-gathering law yet: The Senate Wants to Make Internet Providers Spies

By Alfredo Lopez

How much noise does the other shoe make when it drops? If the shoe is a law that would complete the development of a police surveillance state in the United States, it's almost silent.

Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 13, 2015

Turmoil mounts surrounding Clinton emails containing top secret information - TheHill

Hillary Clinton to turn on her private server to the Justice Department - POLITICO

Grassley Statement: Intelligence Community Inspector General Confirms Highly-Classified Emails Stored on Clinton’s Server - Chuck Grassley

Memorandum from intel Inspector General stating that two Clinton emails contain information that was classified as Top Secret - Chuck Grassley

The Spy Satellite Secrets in Hillary’s Emails - The Daily Beast

State Dept disputes the intel Inspector General determination that Clinton emails were classified at the time they were sent - Fox News

The Hillary Email Server Scandal Runs Deeper at State Dept. -

Gabriel Malor counters State Dept spin that classified info was sent to Hillary Clinton, but not by her - Twitchy

Boehner: Clinton’s email statements shown ‘patently untrue’ - TheHill

Gowdy: Hillary Clinton Should Be Treated As David Petreaus Was, Equal Under The Law -

Top Clinton Aides’ Unauthorized Possession Of Classified Info A Growing Concern - GOP

OPSEC calls upon John Kerry to immediately suspend all security clearances presently held by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her aides - MarketWatch

Hillary Clinton's campaign just sent out this 13-paragraph message explaining her 'complicated' email controversy - Business Insider

Pro-Clinton Research Center: Myths And Facts On Hillary Clinton's Email And Reports Of "Top Secret" Materials - Media Matters for America

Clinton Spokesman Won't Say if FBI Ordered Her to Hand Over Email Server - Breitbart

Hillary Clinton certifies email handover, but aides demur - POLITICO

Did Hillary Clinton emails reveal location of ambassador killed in Benghazi attack? They are vague and don’t reveal much more than what was publicly known at the time - PunditFact

POLL: Hillary Clinton Email Criminal Investigation Should Happen, Most American Voters Say, Monmouth University Poll Finds - IBTimes

POLL: Full text of Monmouth University Poll on American voters supporting criminal investigation of Clinton emails - Monmouth University Poll



POLL: Sanders surges into lead over Clinton in New Hampshire, 44 percent to 37 percent - Fox News

POLL: Full text of Franklin Pierce-Boston Herald poll on Sanders leading Clinton in New Hampshire - Franklin Pierce-Boston Herald

POLL: Hillary Behind 4 Republicans in Iowa -

Bernie Sanders Draws Crowd Five Times Larger Than Audience at Hillary Clinton Campaign Launch - Washington Free Beacon

Joe Biden Is Sounding Out Allies About a 2016 Bid - WSJ

Judge appointed by Clinton tosses case against … Clinton Fondation - WND

Hillary ignores charges of sexual harassment against Clinton Foundation donor - Power Line

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Exclusive: Hillary Clinton State Department Emails, Mexico Energy Reform and the Revolving Door

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog

Emails released on July 31 by the U.S. State Department reveal more about the origins of energy reform efforts in Mexico. The State Department released them as part of the once-a-month rolling release schedule for emails generated by former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, now a Democratic presidential candidate.

Hillary Clinton Emails

Make deal not war!: Obama’s, and Washington’s, Absurd Choice of a Nuclear Deal or War on Iran

By Dave Lindorff

I don’t know which is worse: President Obama asserting, in defense of the nuclear deal he and his Secretary of State John Kerry negotiated with Iran, that “The choice we face is ultimately between diplomacy and some form of war, maybe not tomorrow, maybe not three months from now, but soon,” or the fact that most Americans, and most American pundits, seem to accept that limited choice of options as a given.

Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 6, 2015

FBI looking into the security of Hillary Clinton’s private e-mail setup - The Washington Post

Hillary Clinton campaign responds to FBI inquiry, 'she did not send nor receive any emails that were marked classified at the time' - MSNBC

Stated Dept: we have not seen anything that former Secretary Clinton has given to us that should have been classified at the time - CBS News

Clinton Lawyer Cleared by the State Department to Hold Potentially Classified Material in Her Emails - Washington Free Beacon

Intelligence watchdog was denied access to Clinton emails by the State Department - Washington Examiner

VIDEO: State Department Press Briefing, Clinton emails questions start at 1:30 min - YouTube

Former Intel Officials Call for Revocation of Clinton and Her Confidants’ Security Privileges - Washington Free Beacon

Text of the letter of former intelligence officials to John Kerry to revoke classified privileges for Clinton, as well as her confidants -

Interview with Former State Dept. Employee: No One Else Could Do What Hillary Clinton Did Without an Investigation - Breitbart

Former State Dept. Employee op/ed: What everyone with a Top Secret security clearance knows – or should know -

New documents suggest Clinton's email server may have crashed - Washington Examiner

State Department review scrubs sensitive information, now marked classified, from latest Clinton email release - McClatchy DC

Data in Clinton’s ‘secret’ emails came from 5 intelligence agencies - McClatchy DC

Judge orders Hillary Clinton and her top aides to provide details about their email arrangement to a court while under penalty of perjury.- Washington Examiner

Former Clinton spokesman turns over 20 boxes calling into question the extent to which top aides to the former secretary of state also engaged in controversial email practices - POLITICO

POLL: Hillary Clinton’s Emails: 69% Want Special Prosecutor To Investigate – Hillary Daily

Sen. Grassley puts hold on State Dept nominee until he gets more information about the email practices of Clinton and her top brass - POLITICO

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin linked to Bill Clinton's 'enterprises' -

Huma planned party for Clinton pal on taxpayers’ dime - New York Post



POLL: Hillary Clinton’s popularity drops sharply in WSJ/NBC poll - MSNBC

POLL: Hillary Clinton Loses Ground With White Women in WSJ/NBC Poll - WSJ

POLL: Sanders in ‘statistical tie’ with Clinton in New Hampshire, attracting 36 percent to Clinton's 42 percent among likely primary voters - Fox News

POLL: Democrats Want Biden to Run in Zogby Poll - Newsmax

Wary On Trade, Iowa Unions Aren't Ready for Hillary Clinton - Bloomberg Politics

Martin O'Malley: DNC trying to 'circle the wagons' around Clinton, by limiting the number of debates between the party’s candidates - MSNBC

Hillary Clinton’s Mega-Donors Are Also Funding Jeb Bush - The Daily Beast

Hillary Clinton adds another Hamptons fundraiser - POLITICO

Hillary and Bill Clinton release 8 years of tax returns, paid $44 million in federal taxes from 2007 through 2014 on gross income totaling $139 million - Bloomberg

The Clinton family's byzantine financial arrangements disclosed - Washington Examiner

The Clinton Charity Case, A nearly $15 million tax write-off for donations to the family foundation - WSJ

Half of Clintons’ Charitable Giving in 2014 Went to Their Own Foundation - Washington Free Beacon

Bill Clinton Bagged $16 Million from Company that Received Millions from Hillary's State Dept. - Breitbart

Swiss bank's donations to Clinton Foundation increased after Hillary intervention in IRS dispute, she may have interfered with US program against offshore banks - Fox News

Chelsea Clinton’s Clinton Foundation Role, NBC Stint, and Rise to Power - Vanity Fair

Hillary Clinton Secret Service Assignment Considered Punishment By Agents, Author Claims -

In 2011 and 2012 Hillary Clinton waged a secret war on the governments of Libya and Syria, with the approval of Obama and the congressional leadership from both parties - Fox News

The Obama-Hillary Libya debacle - Power Line

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Puerto Rico's the new Greece, DC's the new Berlin, bankers are the same: Washington and Wall Street to Puerto Ricans: Drop Dead!

By Dave Lindorff

You can read the entire article in the New York Times Tuesday business section   reporting on Puerto Rico’s default on a payment on its staggering $72 billion debt without once learning that the little Caribbean island, home to 3.5 million US citizens, is a territory of the United States, or more properly, a  colony, insofar as its residents have no representation in Washington, cannot vote for national candidates for office, and furthermore, are subject to US federal courts, whose judges are all appointed by the federal government.

Focus: Hillary Clinton - July 29, 2015


Hillary Clinton dodges Keystone pipeline question - POLITICO

VIDEO: Hillary Clinton refuses to take a position on Keystone XL pipeline - The Guardian

VIDEO: Clinton Dodges Twice More On Keystone - YouTube

Fact sheet: Hillary Clinton's Vision for Renewable Power -

VIDEO: The Clinton plan: Taking on the global threat of climate change, Building an economy for tomorrow - Hillary for America

CHART: One Simple Chart Explains The Climate Plans Of Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley - ThinkProgress

Bernie Sanders attacks Clinton: It is hard for me to understand how one can be concerned about climate change but not vigorously oppose the Keystone pipeline - POLITICO

VIDEO: Bernie Sanders on climate change - YouTube

How does Hillary's climate change plan compare to Martin O'Malley's? - Yahoo News

A Jobs Agenda for our Renewable Energy Future - Martin O'Malley for President

The holes in Hillary Clinton's climate plan, She has avoided taking stands on Keystone XL, fracking, oil exports and Arctic offshore drilling - POLITICO

Hillary Clinton's Climate-Change Plan Is Anything But Comprehensive - The New Republic

Hillary Clinton's clean energy challenge doesn't match up with climate -

Hillary Clinton has a renewable energy plan, but she still needs one for fossil fuels - Grist

Hillary Clinton’s platform on climate and energy made headlines, but it did not break much new ground - InsideClimate News

Yet another study finds that reducing carbon emissions saves Americans money - Vox

Clinton's 'clean energy' agenda would benefit her corporate allies - Washington Examiner

Clinton Solar Plan Winners Include Supporters’ Clients, Employers - Washington Free Beacon

Hillary Clinton boards private jet hours after global-warming push (VIDEO) - Daily Mail Online

Hillary Clinton campaign pledges to go 'carbon neutral,' after private jet video - Daily Mail Online



House speaker: Hillary Clinton should "come clean" and hand over private email server - Reuters

The Missing Hillary Emails No One Can Explain - The Daily Beast

Intel Community Warns: Posting Hillary's Supposedly Harmless Email Could Jeopardize National Security - Breitbart

Did Hillary doomed Stevens with ‘classified’ emails? Inspectors-general query points to info on ambassador's movements in Benghazi - WND

The Clinton Emails: Will DOJ Conduct a Real Investigation? -

Donald Trump: Hillary Clinton's private email use was 'criminal’ - The Guardian

Attorney seeks oral arguments on case bringing RICO claims against Clinton Foundation - WND

Bill and Hillary Clinton's charities got £50million of British taxpayer-funded foreign aid cash - Daily Mail Online

Clinton adviser Huma Abedin earned $69,263 for the first quarter of the campaign - OmniTalk

Hillary Clinton’s $600 haircut puts Bergdorf on lockdown - Page Six

Martin O'Malley Faults Hillary Clinton for 'Closeness' to Wall Street - The New York Times

Liberal Organization Democracy for America Slams Clinton Econ. Speech - The Daily Caller

Tell Hillary Clinton to join Elizabeth Warren and Tammy Baldwin in standing up against the Wall Street revolving door - Democracy For America

Hillary Clinton aides' Wall Street links raise economic policy doubts - The Guardian

POLL: Trump leads GOP field in NBC poll; Sanders gains on Clinton -

POLL: The 2016 unpopularity contest, presidential candidates are unpopular in New Hampshire and Iowa, The one exception? Bernie Sanders - NBC News

POLL: Why Hillary Clinton’s numbers are down in the states that matter - The Washington Post

POLL: 95 Percent of Registered Voters Deem It Important That Next President Be Honest, Trustworthy - Washington Free Beacon

Barack Obama: I think if I ran I could win a third term, but I can't under our constitution - Daily Mail Online

Obama: I'd win a third term, but I can't under our constitution - YouTube

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Focus: Hillary Clinton - July 25, 2015


Federal investigators discover classified information in Clinton emails, say those secrets should never have been on Hillary server - New York Times

GOP Lawmakers renew calls for probe of Clinton's private server - Washington Examiner

Statement by Chairman Gowdy on Reports of Classified Information in Secretary Clinton’s Emails - Select Committee on Benghazi

Hillary Clinton: The New York Times Report of Email Probe Has 'a Lot of Inaccuracies’ (VIDEO) - NBC News

Cummings Responds to Inaccurate Leaks to New York Times on Clinton Emails - Select Committee on Benghazi, Democrats

Text of the State Department and Intelligence Community inspectors general’s memos on Clinton emails -

Inspectors General's joint statement explaining that the referral was not criminal in nature, “it was a security referral made for counterintelligence purposes” - Mediaite

Text of the Intelligence Community Inspector General's letter to congressional committee leaders on Clinton emails -

VIDEO (at minute 3:00): Press Briefing of State Department spokesman Mark Toner who says they did not believe that Clinton sent classified information through her personal email - YouTube

Judge: State Department Will “Answer For” Any Destruction of Clinton Emails -

State Department Hid Clinton Aide’s Special Job Status, Grassley Charges - The American Spectator



POLL: Sanders Surges While Clinton Sags in U.S. Favorability, Hillary is at its Lowest Level Since 2007 -

Dem fears over Clinton’s strength grow after new Quinnipiac poll - TheHill

POLL: Clinton In Trouble In Colorado, Iowa, Virginia, Quinnipiac University Swing State Poll Finds - Quinnipiac University

Hillary Clinton focuses on economy amid email controversy -

VIDEO (Full): Hillary Clinton Remarks on the Economy -

Hillary Clinton Isn’t Going As Far As Her Democratic Rivals on Minimum Wage - ABC News

Wall Street Is Putting Money Behind These Presidential Candidates: Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio -

Hillary Clinton's Biggest Campaign Bundlers Are Fossil Fuel Lobbyists -

Lobbyists for Monsanto, ExxonMobil Raise Money for Hillary Clinton - Bloomberg Politics

Does Hillary Clinton have a small donor problem? -

Top Hillary Clinton Fundraisers Also Big Donors to Foundation - WSJ

Most Hillary bundlers also gave to Clinton Foundation - Washington Examiner

Clinton Foundation Tax Records Raise Questions About How Funds Are Used, Salaries of Executives Total $30 million in 2013, $8M in Travel Costs - Radar Online

Bill Clinton’s Limo Service to Hermès Cost Taxpayers $8,852 - Washington Free Beacon

Bill Clinton's half brother Roger was paid $100k to influence the president - Daily Mail Online

Arms dealer: Obama DOJ prosecuting me to protect Hillary, Claims administration covering up 2011 scheme to arm Libyan ‘rebels’ - WND


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It's not terrorism if it's retaliation: Chattanooga Shooting, If Linked to ISIS, is a Legitimate Act of War

By Dave Lindorff


I'm not a fan of war or of killing of any kind, but the labeling of the deadly attack by Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez on two US military sites in Chattanooga, Tennessee as an act of terror is absurd.

We’re the heroin business!: US Lost in Afghanistan, But Did Make Afghanistan World’s Top Heroin Exporter

By Jack Balkwill

...The US government pretends to care about eradicating opium production in Afghanistan, while production soars to record levels.  Can this be an accident? 

The largest marketplace for illegal drugs continues to be the United States, despite a decades-long so-called "war on drugs."  Can this be an accident? 

Is this taking democracy too far?: The Greek People Have Said ‘No!’ to Austerity and Economic Blackmail

By Dave Lindorff

Something huge has happened in Greece, though you wouldn’t know it if you rely on the US corporate media for your information.

Focus: Hillary Clinton - July 2, 2015

Emails Hillary Clinton turned over to the State Department have been retroactively classified - The Daily Caller

State Department parries queries on Hillary Clinton emails which have been classified - POLITICO

VIDEO: Press Conference of State Department Spokesman John Kirby on Hillary Clinton Emails -

VIDEO: Hillary for America spokeswoman Finney Claims Clinton Had No Classified Info on Private Server - Washington Free Beacon

State Department asserts privilege against Benghazi committee withholding "a small number" of documents - Washington Examiner

Text of State Dept letter to Benghazi committee chairman Gowdy, amounting to a de facto claim of executive privilege - democrats.benghazi

GOP: Hillary emails just the tip of the iceberg, we will never get full disclosure until Hillary Clinton releases her secret server for an independent investigation - The Daily Caller

Admission of Hillary's classified emails opens door for feds to seize her servers - Washington Times

Blumenthal's State Dept. role went far beyond Libya -

Hillary’s E-mails Reveal Sid Blumenthal as a Shadow Employee - National Review Online

Clinton Foundation, State Dept. teamed up for foreign event orchestrated by Blumenthal -

Blumenthal Urged Hillary Clinton to Lobby for Tony Blair's Bid for European President, Emails Show | VICE News

Lobbying for African energy company, Joe Wilson, through Sidney Blumenthal, calls on Hillary Clinton -

Emails Show Hillary’s State Department Communicating With Google About Blocked Benghazi Video - Washington Free Beacon

Emails suggest Hillary helped Clinton Foundation donors -

Emails reveal Cherie Blair helped Qatari royal gain access to Hillary Clinton - Telegraph

Read the Second Batch of Hillary Clinton's Released Emails - US News

Double trouble? IRS lawyer now heads Clinton email production, Republican Benghazi investigators suspicious that top lawyer is slow-walking document release - POLITICO

Clinton’s new video: Benghazi panel a 'charade’ (VIDEO) - TheHill


Hillary Clinton Raises Record $45 Million in First Quarter of Campaign - Bloomberg Politics

POLL: Bush, Trump rising for GOP, but both trail Clinton -

POLL: Democratic turnout a 2016 risk factor, voters doubt presidential contenders can deliver reforms from Washington - RealClearPolitics

University Pays Chelsea Clinton $65,000 for Ten-Minute Speech, 20-minute Q and A, and a 30-minute session posing for pictures -

Chelsea Clinton’s Wedding Planner to Host Hillary Fundraiser, Clinton donor received taxpayer money planning parties for State Department - Washington Free Beacon

Senator Demands Top Cop Lynch Look Into Clinton Ties to Shady Uranium Deal - The Weekly Standard

Wall Street analyst: Univision owner’s wife ‘liable in Clinton Foundation fraud’ - WND

VIDEO: Young Americans Shocked to Learn of Hillary’s Multiple Mansions - Alex Jones’ Infowars

Andrew Napolitano: Hillary’s secret war arming rebels in Syria and Libya in an effort to overthrow the governments of those countries - WND

Hillary’s advisers secretly pushed her to be more hawkish than Obama on Afghanistan - Business Insider


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Hillary Clinton State Dept Emails Contain Redacted Job Description for Top Energy Diplomat; Lobbyist Gets Job

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog

The U.S. State Department released a batch of 3,000 searchable documents formerly stored on the private hard drive and in a private email account of Democratic Party presidential candidate and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Among them: a fully redacted job description for State Department International Energy Coordinator/Diplomat-At-Large.

Focus: Hillary Clinton - June 30, 2015


Benghazi chairman threatens to force Kerry to testify, citing his refusal to provide emails of nine former Secretary of State Clinton’s aides - TheHill

VIDEO: Trey Gowdy Closes in on Kerry and Clinton - CBS News

State Department won't say if Kerry would testify on Benghazi - Reuters

Records show Clinton withheld emails about oil and terrorism in Libya, removed portions of other emails she sent to State - Washington Examiner

Calls grow for probe of Clinton's private server - Washington Examiner

Clinton campaign pushes back on Benghazi probe -

Statement from John Podesta in response to Republican efforts to politicize the Benghazi hearings - Hillary for America

Clinton Fundraiser: Missing Emails 'A Little Troubling' - Breitbart

Here's What to Expect From Tomorrow's Release of Hillary Clinton's Emails - VICE News

RNC Seeks Documents on Hillary Aide’s Special Work Deal at State - Washington Free Beacon

None of Hillary’s top donors are unions, her ten most generous donors are investment banks, white collar law firms, or companies such as Cablevision and Time Warner - Washington Free Beacon

TABLE: Hillary Clinton’s top donors and contributions over the span of her career 1999-2016 - OpenSecrets



Benghazi night call between Clinton and Obama withheld by the State Department, documents show - Fox News

Newly Released Documents Confirm White House Official Framed Benghazi Attack by Islamists to Internet Video - Judicial Watch

Exclusive: US supported the secret supply of weapons to Libyan rebels while Hillary Clinton was Secretary of State (VIDEO) - Fox News

VIDEO: Clinton E-Mails Reveal Secret Libyan Weapons Deals - YouTube

Fournier: White House Officials Say They're 'Disgusted' With Clinton Emails, Donation Disclosure (VIDEO) - Breitbart

Graham Blasts Hillary’s ‘Sleazy’ Associates, State Department Management - Washington Free Beacon

‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle’s Wife Taya Slams Hillary Clinton’s ‘Audacity’ on Benghazi -

ARCHIVE: Hillary, Panetta misleading about Libya arms shipments to Syrian rebels? Scheme may have prompted 2012 Benghazi attack - WND

ARCHIVE: Col Gaddafi killed: convoy bombed by drone flown by pilot in Las Vegas - Telegraph


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We don’t do body counts: Have Millions of Deaths from America's 'War on Terror' been Concealed?

By Jack Balkwill


How many days has it been
Since I was born?
How many days
'Til I die?

Do I know any ways
I can make you laugh?
Or do I only know how
To make you cry?

― Leon Russell, Stranger in a Strange Land

Focus: Trans-Pacific Partnership - June 26, 2015

House clears key trade bill for president - POLITICO

Pacific trade talks enter 'fast and furious' phase, Japanese Economy Minister hopes Trans-Pacific Partnership can be wrapped up by July - NBC

Whoops! We forgot to include VAT in TPP, All TPP member states except US charge VAT on imports meaning that high barriers remain - TheHill

TPP may force Australia to American-style health system, In US healthcare costs more per person than anywhere else in the world - Brisbane Times

Fact sheet on the TTP by Australian Government ignores serious threat to global health by the trade deal, says Doctors Without Borders - AJP

Australian Productivity Commission slams TPP for stringent intellectual property measures - ZDNet

Senate report says Australian government is too secretive on trade deals -

TPP agreement will undermine NZ state-owned enterprises, critic warns -

New Zealand dairy industry raises concerns over Trans-Pacific Partnership access - Global Times

Pacific Rim trade talks will put pressure on Canada's dairy, poultry sectors - The Globe and Mail

Canada must be part of Pacific treaty, will defend farmers: PM - Reuters

It’s time to share the secret: the Canadian Labour Congress calls on the Canadian government to publicly release TPP documentation - CUPE Local 416

State Department Lambasts Human Rights Violations in TPP Nations Further Complicating Push for Controversial Trade Pact -

US Fast Tracks TPP: Good For Vietnam, Malaysia, Japan; Bad For China -

China Deals Up Pressure On TPP, Beijing’s latest agreements leave the Trans-Pacific Partnership at risk of losing relevance - The Diplomat



Bipartisan trade bill is no sure victory for Obama -

Pelosi on trade: The fight will continue, House Democrats are united in their concern about the impact on American workers - TheHill

Pelosi Statement on Senate Passage of Trade Promotion Authority - Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi

UAW President: giving Executive Branch a blank check to negotiate trade agreements is the last thing Congress should have done - EIN

Sierra Club: The Fight for Fair Trade: How Far We've Come, How Much Further We Will Go -

Can Free Trade Agreements Be Consistent With Climate Change Mitigation? -

Is the Trans-Pacific Partnership unconstitutional? Provisions that allow foreign investors to bypass the federal courts could undermine U.S. legal protections - The Atlantic

Ralph Nader: King Obama, His Royal Court, and the TPP - Common Dreams


The Takeaway: Obama's trade win could affect H-1B reform efforts - CIO

POLL: Americans favor TPP, but less than those in other countries do - Pew Research Center

Factbox: Most U.S. businesses welcome Obama's trade pact, Detroit wary - Reuters

Semiconductor Industry Lauds Congressional Approval of Trade Promotion Authority - iconnect007


Here’s how much corporations paid the Senate to fast-track passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership -


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Focus: Hillary Clinton - June 24, 2015

Gowdy blasts State Dept. over failure to explain Blumenthal emails -

State Department Fails to Answer on New Clinton Emails - Select Committee on Benghazi

Text of Rep. Gowdy’s letter to Rep. Elijah Cummings on Blumenthal emails -

State Dept says Clinton may not have provided new Blumenthal emails, she hand-selected the records before erasing the rest - Washington Examiner

VIDEO: State Dept spokesman Kirby: State still combing Blumenthal emails to see which ones Hillary didn't originally provide - YouTube

Schweizer: Blumenthal Emails Show Clinton Deleted More Than Personal Emails - Breitbart

VIDEO: Rep. Gowdy discusses new Clinton Emails - YouTube

Text of 60 emails that former Hillary Clinton adviser Sidney Blumenthal sent to the secretary of State during her tenure -

Documents challenge Clinton claim no classified intel on personal emails - Fox News

Text of the emails obtained by Fox News, challenging Hillary's claim the private server did not hold classified information -

Blumenthal emails show Clinton encouraged 'unsolicited' intelligence -

Sources: Clinton confidant who sent Libya memos paid $200G by Brock network - Fox News

Clinton ally Brock presses Benghazi panel over Blumenthal deposition - TheHill


Hillary Clinton's real Libya problem, she advocated the U.S. military intervention to push out Moammar Gadhafi. -

Blumenthal praised Clinton's Libya war campaign as 'success' year before Benghazi attacks: emails - Reuters

New Libya Email to Hillary Was Written by Creepy Clinton Confidante Cody Shearer - National Review Online

Emails to Hillary contradict French tale on Libya war, French spies secretly organized and funded the Libyan rebels who defeated Moammar Gadhafi - Al-Monitor

Judicial Watch Statement in Response to Federal Court Reopening Lawsuit Seeking Information on Top Clinton Aide Huma Abedin - Judicial Watch

Hillary Comic Book Focuses on Benghazi, Email Scandal - The Daily Caller



Hillary Clinton facing questions over involvement in Uranium One sale, scrutinized after interview on CloseUP (VIDEOS) - WMUR

‘Clinton Cash’ author demolishes Hillary’s self-defense on the sale of Uranium One to Russia - New York Post

Hillary Tries to Rebut Clinton Cash, Fails - Power Line

Fox & Friends Revives Debunked Clinton Cash Talking Points To Attack Hillary Clinton On Uranium One sale - Media Matters for America

Paul: Hillary's Uranium One Relationship 'Really Should Disqualify Her from Being a Candidate' - Breitbart

Judicial Watch Sues for Records on Bill Clinton's Trips to Sex Offender's Caribbean Island - Judicial Watch

Clintons' Caribbean Vacation Cost Taxpayers At Least $211K - The Weekly Standard

Hillary Clinton sold out Honduras: Lanny Davis, corporate cash, and the real story about the death of a Latin American democracy -

Clintons charge big fees to small groups, The Foundation has taken in as much as $11M in payments from non-profit groups - POLITICO

Clinton Cash Goes Missing for a Controversial 2014 NYU Speech -

New York Times’ Top Shareholder Is a Clinton Foundation Donor - Washington Free Beacon

Clinton Donated $100K to New York Times Group the Same Year Paper Endorsed Her - Washington Free Beacon

Whoops! Nobody verified Clinton Foundation a legal charity, Wall Street analyst says major accounting firm neglected to exercise due diligence - WND

'Big Four' accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers willing participant in a scheme by the Clintons and their associates to become personally enriched by the foundation - WND

'Big 4′ accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers let Clintons skim millions from AIDS charity - WND

Ex-charity exec who helped expose $500G Clinton Foundation donation faces legal threats - Fox News

Sale of Michigan company to China may haunt Clinton -

Outsourcing Clinton foundation donors accused of abusing visa system, DOL investigates two companies for replacing Americans with cheap foreign labor - Washington Free Beacon

Clinton Foundation Corruption, Hillary’s Circle of Crooks and Thieves - National Review Online

Clinton confidant cuts ties with the formidable family - New York Post

The Ex-Im Bank: Corporate Welfare Only Hillary Clinton Could Love - Forbes

VIDEO: Daily Mail reporter barred from Hillary event fights back, ‘This is something we’ve seen in other countries we don’t want to emulate’ - BizPac Review

Hillary Clinton Claims More Fake Twitter Followers Than Any Other Candidate - Sputnik International


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Focus: Trans-Pacific Partnership -June 16, 2015

In another sign Obama's trade agenda is in trouble, House GOP Leaders postpone vote on trade bill -

Three ways GOP could save trade bill after postponing the vote - TheHill

GOP leaders’ plan to save Obamatrade revealed - WND

Nancy Pelosi op-ed: Trade promotion authority on its last legs, we must give workers more leverage and have more open discussion - USA TODAY

Top democratic senator dismisses a vote again on trade promotion authority stripped of worker assistance provisions - VOA

GOP Leadership's Latest Obamatrade Ploy Revealed: Small Business Tax Hike That Violates GOP’s Anti-Tax Pledge - Breibart

Rand Paul: Obamatrade Tax Hikes on Small Businesses Mean Republicans Should Oppose Revival Efforts Via a Tax Increase Hidden Inside the Trade Adjustment Assistance - Breitbart

Ten Bay Area U.S. representatives voted against the bill addressing agreements with European Union and Pacific Rim, Only one supported the bill - Patch

Trans Pacific Partnership: Industries Favoring Trade Agreement Gave 8.6 Times More Money To Lawmakers Than Industries Opposed - IBTimes

REPORT: Industries Supporting Trade Bill Contribute Nearly Nine Times More Than Opposing Industries, Full LIst Of Recipients - Money and Politics

VIDEO (and transcript): Obama's Weekly Address: Stand up for American workers and pass Trade Adjustment Assistance - Your Houston News


POLL: Obama's Approval Rating Dips in June, Part of the reason could be because of the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal - Latin Post



Hillary Clinton ducks questions on trade deals during New Hampshire visit, dismisses fast track as ‘process issue’ - The Guardian

How Hillary Clinton Gets Around Answering Questions About Fast-Track -

VIDEO: Hillary Clinton holds first press conference in NH - MSNBC

Labor buys ‘thank you’ ads for lawmakers who blocked Obama trade pact - The Washington Post

How labor beat Obama on trade — for now - The Washington Post

United Steelworkers Urges Lawmakers on Fast Track 'Do-Over' to Not Flip Votes - USW

Teamsters: House needs to continue stand against fast track - Teamster Nation

International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers: Let’s put the brakes on bad trade deals that ship America’s jobs overseas and lower our wages - Facebook

Here’s How We Can Stop TPP-TPA-TAA aka Obamatrade - Tea Party Nation

Environmental Groups Declare Victory After Trade Package Scuttled on House Floor - Bloomberg BNA

Webb criticizes Obama's lack of transparency on trade -

Robert Reich Op-Ed: Why the Trans-Pacific Partnership Is Nearly Dead -

Pat Choate Op-Ed: Lies, Damnable Lies and Trade Lies -

Bill Moyers Op-Ed: Fast-Track Derails Democracy -

Lawrence Summers op-ed: Rescuing the free-trade deals - The Washington Post

VIDEO: Larry Summers: TPP crucial to U.S. role in Asia - YouTube


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Focus: Trans-Pacific Partnership - June 12, 2015

Will Dems rescue Obama's trade pact? Backers and foes have no clue if it has enough support to pass on Friday - POLITICO

Anti-Climate Provision Gives Democrats Fresh Reason To Oppose Obama On Trade -

Breitbart News: Republican Opposition To Obamatrade Grows In Face Of Ryan Mistakes - Breitbart

Breitbart News: 34 Courageous Conservatives Wound Obamatrade On Way To Final House Vote - Breitbart

Republicans clash over Obamatrade immigration - WND

Washinton State Rep. Adam Smith Joins Reps. Heck And McDermott In Opposing Fast-Track Trade Bill - KPLU News

Alabama congressmen blast Obama's secret trade agreement - Yellowhammer News

California Rep Garamendi Expresses Strong Opposition to Fast-Track Trade Bill and the Trans-Pacific Partnership “Free Trade Agreement” - California RealEstateRama

Obama's Trade Deals Show He's Out Of Touch With The Real World, Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) Says -

Trade debate splits Obama, Chicago Dems - The Washington Post

What Chicago Democrats tell us about President Obama’s problems on trade - The Washington Post

Crucial House vote on trade bill nears with 3 of 6 Louisiana members still undecided -

Oklahoma Vet In Congress Battles Paul Ryan’s Obamatrade In The Trenches - Breitbart

Mo Brooks To Paul Ryan: With China’s Ploy To Join Deal, Make White House Release Obamatrade Text Before Vote - Breitbart

ObamaTrade Secrecy: Log of Which Members of Congress Actually Read Bill in Secret Room Also Private - Breitbart



Left and right line up against fast-track legislation, Tea Party and labor unions say Obama’s trade agenda is undemocratic and secretive - WSJ

Elizabeth Warren Launches Last-Minute Blitz to Stop Trade Bill, Full Text of Her E-mail to Liberal Supporters - Bloomberg Politics

Warren in a conference call organized by Democracy For America and Move On: supporting fast-track would be ‘irresponsible’ - TheHill

Labor chief rebukes Obama on trade in open letter - TheHill

Text of open letter of labor chief to Obama on trade - POLITICO

In a Report AFL-CIO Says Labor Has Been Blocked from Trans-Pacific Partnership Debate (Text of the Report) - Working In These Times

Democrats Call on Administration to Release Confidential Labor Advisory Committee Report - Congressman Mark Pocan

Report: One in Four Jobs in San Diego at Risk with Trade Deal -

VIDEO: Baltimore Steelworker Invites President Obama to Witness Results of Past Failed Trade Policies - AFL-CIO

Greens slam 'fast track' package over climate concerns -

Environmental Groups Unite to Denounce Fast Track Trade Bill - Sierra Club National

Revealed: The Secret Immigration Chapter in Obama's Trade Agreement - Breitbart

Key Provision Of Trade Deal Puts Core Elements Of U.S. Legal System At Risk -


Public Citizen’s Lori Wallach: Obama's trade deal is a Trojan horse - MSNBC

Obamatrade! Right-Wing Talk Radio Slams Trans Pacific Partnership -

Bernie Sanders Demands Hillary Clinton Take Trade Stance 'Right Now' -

Bill Clinton’s Labor Secretary and NY Mayor Bill de Blasio Urge Hillary Clinton to Oppose TPP - Observer



U.S. Shifts Stance on Drug Pricing in Pacific Trade Pact Talks, Wikileaks Document Reveals -

Leaked Text of the TPP Transparency for Healthcare Annex - WikiLeaks

Trade Deal Targets Medicare, New Leak Reveals -

Secret trade negotiations will undermine Australia's Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme and push up the cost of medicines -

New Zealanders' access to affordable medicines could be limited under trade deal secretly negotiated, opposition parties say - NZ Herald News

Analysis by Dr Deborah Gleeson (Australia) on TPP Transparency for Healthcare Annex - WikiLeaks

Analysis by Jane Kelsey (New. Zealand) on TPP Transparency for Healthcare Annex - Wikileaks Leaked TPPA docs back HIV med concerns -

Rep. Jan Schakowsky: This is a warning for senior citizens: Ongoing trade negotiations could be harmful to your health -

Latest TPP Leak Raises Burning Questions About Implications for U.S. Health Care System - Public Citizen

Memo: Three Burning Questions about the Leaked TPP Transparency Annex and Its Implications for U.S. Health Care - Public Citizen

VIDEO: Backlash Against TPP Grows as Leaked Text Reveals Corporate Control of Public Health, Interview with Maybarduk of Public Citizen and Sifton of Human Rights Watch - Democracy Now!


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Focus: Trans-Pacific Partnership -June 10, 2015


GOP aiming for Friday trade vote, but snag remains - POLITICO

Breitbart News: More Republican Opposition To Obamatrade Builds In House, Boehner Losing Momentum - Breitbart

Breitbart News: Obamatrade Support Falling Apart In House Despite Leadership Push - Breitbart

Franken-trade: Opponents are concerned about a governing commission that’s to oversee the Pacific trade deal - Washington Times

Kevin McCarthy Pressured By Republican Conference: What's The Rush On Obamatrade Plans With Its 'Global Governance’ Hidden Inside? - Breitbart

Bipartisan bill would require trade deals to be publicly available before fast-track vote - TheHill

TPP in Focus: TPA Doesn’t Put Congress in the Driver’s Seat - Committee on Ways and Means, Democrats

Rep. Levin on the Trans-Pacific Partnership: House Democrats want a role now  -

Given the huge size of the state’s delegation, California House members could provide the margin of victory or defeat of the fast-track trade bill - POLITICO

On trade, Obama's most loyal allies in the Congressional Black Caucus are abandoning him (VIDEO) -

U.S. trade policy and workers of color, fast-tracking the Trans-Pacific Partnership will disproportionately affect people of color - AFLCIO

Top 10 undecided House members to watch on trade - TheHill

Mass. congressmen against international trade agreement -

Arizona Rep. Grijalva: Trade deal bad for seniors, workers alike -

For Dems who vote yes on trade, Obama offers help in 2016 - Associated Press

John Kerry & Ash Carter: Congress needs to help American trade grow -

Trade Bill Will Help Negotiators With Farm Issues, Vilsack Says - Bloomberg Business

Motion Picture Association of America Makes Economic Case(s) for TPA - Broadcasting & Cable

Interview with US Trade Representative Michael Froman. What’s actually in Obama’s secret trade deal? - POLITICO

Fast Track to the Corporate Wish List, How the U.S. Trade Representative became Washington's one-stop shop for the corporate trade agenda -


Revealed Emails Show How Industry Lobbyists Basically Wrote The TPP - Techdirt

Huckabee blasts Obamatrade - WND

Ralph Nader: 10 Reasons the TPP Is Not a 'Progressive' Trade Agreement -

Peru’s story haunts the TPP - TheHill

With trade on Congress’ agenda, just what does the U.S. import and export? - Pew Research Center



POLL: NBC survey: Two-thirds of Americans say protecting U.S. industries and jobs by limiting imports is more important than free trade - NBC

POLL: Pew survey: Far more say free trade agreements lead to lower wages and job losses in U.S. - Pew Research Center

Labor makes last-ditch effort to stop fast-track trade bill - POLITICO

Unions’ members are using a variety of tactics to pressure Congress to defeat the fast-track trade bill - WSJ

The AFL-CIO Blitzes Important States In Fast-Track Opposition - The Daily Caller

VIDEO: AFLCIO TV ad: American Ingenuity - Stop Fast Track - DC - YouTube

Labor runs ads slamming Rep. Kathleen Rice for backing trade bill - POLITICO

VIDEO: AFL-CIO: Which Kathleen Rice? (Stop Fast Track) - YouTube

Labor and progressive groups to rally against Rice - Newsday

After California Rep. Ami Bera announced he backs fast track bill, activists and labor groups are attacking the Democrat -

Labor vows political fallout from Rep. Jim Himes trade stance - The CT Mirror

Unions, Seniors Groups Urge Congress Not To Cut Medicare To Fund Trade Assistance -

The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) demands to stop negotiations and release the text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement - IndustriALL

Twelve groups to watch in trade fight - TheHill

Doctors Want a Second Opinion on TPP -

Ms. Magazine Editor: Obama's Fast Track Attack on Women -

Tell Congress: Oppose Fast Track for the TPP - EFF Action Center

FFTC Behind Don't "Rubber Stamp" TPA Campaign - Broadcasting & Cable


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