President Obama slammed Hillary Clinton and other critics of his Syria policy on Friday for “offering up half-baked ideas as if they are solutions.” On Thursday, Clinton broke with the White House policy of expressing concern about the situation in Syria by calling for a “no-fly zone” after Russia launched a series of airstrikes in the region and warned the United States to vacate Syrian airspace.
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.
Hillary Clinton really doesn’t want Joe Biden to run, mostly because he’s more authentic, likable, funny, popular, experienced, engaging, off-the-cuff, and human than she is. But she’s not allowed to come out and say this explicitly. Instead, her allies are working behind the scenes to make sure Biden gets the message: “Nice legacy ya got there, would be a shame if something were to happen to it.” The New York Times reports: