Bill Clinton to Attend Dinner Named After Prominent Slaveholder, Genocide Advocate in State Where Obama Almost Lost to Convicted Felon


Bill Clinton is scheduled to speak Friday at Democratic Party-sponsored event named after prominent slaveholder Thomas Jefferson and genocide advocate Andrew Jackson. The controversial Jefferson-Jackson Day dinner will take place in Charleston West Virginia, a state where President Obama almost lost the 2012 nomination to Keith Judd, a convicted felon and 2012 Free Beacon Man of the Year.

Loyalty to the Clintons Pays (a Lot)

Hillary Clinton and Huma Abedin (AP)

Huma Abedin is the most loyal of Clinton loyalists who weren’t barred from holding a job in the Obama administration (See: Sidney Blumenthal). Abiden, who is often referred to as Hillary’s “shadow,” has been at her boss’ side since the mid-1990s, when she joined the Clinton White House as an intern (no, seriously). Now she is caught up in the growing scandal over Hillary unconventional use of a private email server during her time as secretary of state.

This Weird Fact About the Clinton Family Fortune Will Blow Your Mind


Hillary Clinton and her husband Bill Clinton are very rich, raking in some $25 million in 2014. They own multiple mansions. They vacation in style. They make 4-5 times the median annual income for giving one speech to a room full of Wall Street executives and/or brutal dictators. Since they left the White House “dead broke” in 2001, they’ve pocketed more than $200 million. But at least some of that massive haul is unaccounted for in their annual financial disclosure, raising some interesting questions, such as, “Where is it?”