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Iowa will hand Hillary Clinton the Ultimate
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Hillary Clinton will close out nearly a year of campaigning in Iowa with a New Year's Eve rally in downtown Des Moines late Monday night. It will be glitzy and splashy and will feature her most significant surrogate, her husband the former president.
But what is striking about the final days of one of the most fascinating campaigns any of us have witnessed here in Iowa is how Clinton has avoided becoming the focus of attention. The national front-runner has become, if not invisible, virtually ignored - and that seems just the way she wants it.
It has been long assumed that a victory here by the former first lady could start her on an unstoppable march to the nomination. In truth, the Democratic campaign has been surprisingly lacking in attack ads and negative campaigning. The Republican contest between Mike Huckabee and Mitt Romney has become far more negative in tone than the three-way battle among Clinton, Obama and Edwards.
Bill Clinton spoke for an hour on Sunday night, weaving together his wife's accomplishments (with some embellishment) over 35 years and his own record as president. He talked for 45 minutes before he managed to get to his wife's years in the Senate.
His speech was laced with policy past and future (he described how he and his wife solved so many problems that it begged the question of why there is still so much left for a Clinton presidency to do).
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Do you believe a win in Iowa for Sen. Hillary Clinton would guarantee her the Democratic Presidential Nomination?
Yes, more than likely unstoppable
No, Iowa does not have a good track-record for nominee
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1996 days ago
Judicial Watch Announces List of Washington's "Ten Most Wanted Corrupt Politicians" for 2007
1. Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY): In addition to her long and sordid ethics record, Senator Hillary Clinton took a lot of heat in 2007 - and rightly so - for blocking the release her official White House records. Many suspect these records contain a treasure trove of information related to her role in a number of serious Clinton-era scandals. Moreover, in March 2007, Judicial Watch filed an ethics complaint against Senator Clinton for filing false financial disclosure forms with the U.S. Senate (again). And Hillary's top campaign contributor, Norman Hsu, was exposed as a felon and a fugitive from justice in 2007. Hsu pleaded guilt to one count of grand theft for defrauding investors as part of a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme.
Whoever would vote for this insane satanist is ill informed and mesmerized by the lie box.What this thing deserves to be is a prisoner not a president.Clintons have blood on their hands.
1994 days ago
Like it or not a win for Hillary would amount to "Jack Pot", but it's a huge political risk to have banked on Iowa. If she loses Iowa she could be perceived as not electable.
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