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Yes, this is an election about race

At last, thanks to the Rev. Jeremiah Wright's "liberation theology" sermons, race has returned to center stage in the American conversation. …

Bill’s semen stains become campaign issue

Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky's infamous semen-stained blue dress has emerged as a campaign issue in the increasingly dirty fight for the Presidency between Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham…

Clinton struggles to recover from Bosnia lies

Democrat Hillary Clinton's boasts of national security experience were under the spotlight as aides rowed back from her claim that life-threatening sniper fire disrupted a 1990s trip to Bosnia. …

Lies, damn lies and Hillary Clinton

Democratic Presidential pretender Hillary Rodham Clinton is drowning in her own sea of lies, undone by exaggerated claims of being under fire in Bosnia, waterlogged by her hype, murdered by…

Rev. Wright’s outrage is much needed honesty

When Geraldine Ferraro and the Rev. Jeremiah Wright spoke out respectively on their behalf, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama may have wondered what they ever did to deserve…

Bill Richardson bails out on the Clintons

So much for the importance of experience, past alliances and consistency as major factors in the selection of a presidential candidate, at least as far as Bill Richardson is concerned.…

Sure seemed like a good idea at the time

Both Michigan and Florida this past week gave up on efforts to hold "do-over" Democratic primaries, dealing a setback to Hillary Rodham Clinton's nomination hopes and not doing much for…

Memo to GOP: Focus on right, not Wright

Hillary Rodham Clinton has reason to be a happy camper. Over recent days, for the first time in months, she has moved significantly ahead of Barack Obama in Gallup's national…

The political war over patriotism

The campaigns of the two Democratic presidential hopefuls traded fresh assaults Saturday, with a Barack Obama advisor assailing comments by ex-president Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton's camp lashing back over…

Code-Breaking: What Politicians Say When They Talk About Race

Whether Barack Obama‚Äôs speech on race helped or hurt him, the moment was unlike virtually any other in American politics since the civil rights movement.…