The Great Debate

Electability, schmelectability: It’s the year of the angry, angry voter

February 10, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump reacts on stage during his victory speech at his 2016 New Hampshire presidential primary night rally in Manchester, New Hampshire February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg  - RTX269BE

Donald Trump reacts during his victory speech at his New Hampshire primary night rally in Manchester, New Hampshire, February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Gender trumps all? Vote-shaming, slut-shaming not so far apart

February 10, 2016
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Hillary Clinton, with her husband, former President Bill Clinton, speaks to supporters at her final New Hampshire primary night rally in Hooksett, New Hampshire, February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Is Bernie Sanders the Ronald Reagan of 2016?

February 9, 2016
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks during a rally in Derry, New Hampshire February 8, 2016.    REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton - RTX262HX

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks during a rally in Derry, New Hampshire February 8, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton – RTX262HX

Trump, the GOP’s spleen, is ripe for surgery

February 2, 2016
Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump stands prior to the start of the Iowa caucuses at St Francis of Assisi church in West Des Moines, Iowa February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Donald Trump before the start of the Iowa caucuses at St Francis of Assisi church in West Des Moines, Iowa, February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

The real contest in Iowa

February 1, 2016
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign rally in Des Moines, Iowa January 31, 2015. REUTER/Jim Bourg

Senator Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign rally in Des Moines, Iowa, January 31, 2015. REUTER/Jim Bourg

Donald Trump becomes the choice of the Republican establishment

January 27, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses the crowd at a campaign rally in Farmington, New Hampshire January 25, 2016.      REUTERS/Gretchen Ertl      TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Donald Trump addresses a campaign rally in Farmington, New Hampshire, January 25, 2016. REUTERS/Gretchen Ertl

Will scandals simply overwhelm Hillary Clinton?

January 13, 2016
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton gestures as she walks on stage at a Democratic fundraising dinner featuring all three candidates in Las Vegas, Nevada January 6, 2016.  REUTERS/Rick Wilking      TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Hillary Clinton walks on stage at a Democratic fundraising dinner in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 6, 2016. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

from Breakingviews:

Clinton White House run clouded by home economics

December 28, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

Thanks to the Benghazi hearing, Hillary Clinton is newest reality TV star

October 23, 2015
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton testifies before the House Select Committee on Benghazi  as photographers take their images on Capitol Hill in Washington

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton testifies before the House Select Committee on Benghazi on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Why ‘sincere’ isn’t a real qualification for office

October 13, 2015
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens to a question at a campaign event in Davenport, Iowa

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens to a question at a campaign event in Davenport, Iowa, October 6, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young