Will Hillary Challenge Obama?

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  1. lady_love158 profile image60
    lady_love158posted 12 years ago

    http://www.americanthinker.com/2011/04/ … unthi.html

    I have been saying for almost a year that Obama would screw up sooo and be sooo weak that Hillary would see an opening and run for the democrat nomination. She looked strong on the recent events in the Middle East particularly on Libya while Obama looked weak, confused, and indecisive. Now in this budget battle a result of Obama not doing his job and passing a budget while he had a majority in both houses, he's in a position where he could be blamed for what appears more likely, a government shut down. This could further weaken him and open the door wider to a Hillary challenge and yet ANOTHER epic fail by Obama!

    1. profile image52
      33rdn8thposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Not a chance.  First they are too similar from an ideological perspective, especially with Obama's move to the center.  You have to remember he was the more liberal choice than Hilary in the 08 primary.  Plus this is going to come down to money, and Hillary is too loyal to rock the boat on that.  After what we saw with the results from Citizens United, the dems know that they are going to have to raise a lot of cash.  Last I heard the goal is $1B,  So long answer short, she will not challenge.  If anyone does it will be someone that is far left, and they would not present much of a challenge.

      1. lady_love158 profile image60
        lady_love158posted 12 years agoin reply to this

        Lol! Obama moved to the center??? Lol!
        All the money in the world won't help Obama! What's he going to run on, his record??? Lol!
        The dems don't stand a chance unless Hillary them save them!

        1. Ron Montgomery profile image60
          Ron Montgomeryposted 12 years agoin reply to this

          5 cents per post, 1 dollar per thread started.

          1. Jim Hunter profile image60
            Jim Hunterposted 12 years agoin reply to this

            Hey Ron, how come you are not upset that Obama has kept Guantanamo open?

            Or is trying terrorists in Military courts?

            Or any of the things you derided Bush for?

            Are you a paid shill for the Obama reelection committee?

            1. lady_love158 profile image60
              lady_love158posted 12 years agoin reply to this

              Lol! Obama is Bush when it comes to the wars rendition the patriot act gitmo and military trials! He should apologize to Bush for all his criticism or admit.that he is an.idiot that hates the constitution!

              1. Ron Montgomery profile image60
                Ron Montgomeryposted 12 years agoin reply to this

                That's another nickel

                1. lady_love158 profile image60
                  lady_love158posted 12 years agoin reply to this

                  Now if I can get an intelligent response I get extra! smile

                  1. John Holden profile image60
                    John Holdenposted 12 years agoin reply to this

                    Sorry, to get an intelligent response you need to make an intelligent post.

            2. Ron Montgomery profile image60
              Ron Montgomeryposted 12 years agoin reply to this

              How would you have any clue as to what I'm upset about?  Don't hurt yourself...

              1. Jim Hunter profile image60
                Jim Hunterposted 12 years agoin reply to this

                I would have a clue because of the things you said you hated Bush for.

                But not one word against Obama for doing the same EXACT things.

                Since you didn't answer my question I can only assume you are a paid shill.

                How much do you make?

                1. Ron Montgomery profile image60
                  Ron Montgomeryposted 12 years agoin reply to this

                  Show me a post similar to what you claim and I will tell you my rate.

    2. rhamson profile image73
      rhamsonposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Once again with the anything against Obama think tank.

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  2. prettydarkhorse profile image57
    prettydarkhorseposted 12 years ago

    No. I don't know if she changes her mind which is unlikely. http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/20 … president/

    1. Daniel Carter profile image64
      Daniel Carterposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      She might. Hillary loves power, otherwise she wouldn't have taken the path she has. And she's extremely good at the body politic.

      I think after Bill's campaigning and her own, she's pretty worn out. I don't think she would run without a very strong backing and following. But I do believe both of those are quite reasonable assumptions. If she finds an idiot gaining ground on the republican side, you can bet her hat will go back in the ring.

  3. dingdondingdon profile image60
    dingdondingdonposted 12 years ago

    I like Obama, but I like Hillary more. I would happily vote for her.

    1. Moonchild60 profile image78
      Moonchild60posted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Hillary is a tough B**ch.  And she certainly knows her way around Washington and how to handle things.  She would tell the Reps to go suck eggs, while for some reason Obama gives in too much to these childish selfish bullies.

  4. BillyDRitchie profile image60
    BillyDRitchieposted 12 years ago

    Hillary says she won't run, but remember, this is the same woman who assumed the 2008 nomination was hers for the taking.

    If she senses weakness on the part of Obama (and how could anyone NOT?), my guess is that she will throw her hat in the ring.

  5. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 12 years ago

    Hil says she's done with politics. Perhaps she'll change her mind. I think she'd be a strong leader!


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