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Hillary Clinton: Dems Should Ask Chinese for Help to Counter Russian Support for GOP

Hillary Clinton was not entirely serious last month when she suggested to Rachel Maddow that 2020 Democratic candidates should invite the Chinese to hack in to the IRS and release Trump’s taxes. But it’s an interesting hypothetical.

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Clinton Says She’s Living in Trump’s Brain

“I’m living rent-free inside of Donald Trump’s brain, and it’s not a very nice place to be, I can tell you that.”

— Hillary Clinton, in an interview with Rachel Maddow, on President Trump’s fixation with her.

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Hillary Clinton Makes a Trump Joke

“China, if you’re listening, why don’t you get Trump’s tax returns?”

— Hillary Clinton, quoted by the Washington Post, offering a hypothetical as part of her argument that Republicans are letting Russia get away with having aided Donald Trump in the 2016 election.

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Clinton Dings Trump for Stealing Her Slogan

“Now copy my plan on health care, a fairer tax system, and voting rights.”

— Hillary Clinton, responding to a tweet from President Trump in which he appeared to copy her 2016 campaign slogan, “Stronger Together.”

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Podesta: A Hillary Run Is Just ‘Media Catnip”

“She’s not running for president.”

— Former Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, quoted by The Hill, saying speculation that Hillary Clinton would run again was “media catnip.”

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Hillary Clinton Responds to Trump’s Re-Opening of Uranium One Investigation

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Obama and Clinton Remain ‘Most Admired’

“Americans once again are most likely to name Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton as the man and woman living anywhere in the world they admire most, as they have for the past 10 years. The pair retain their titles this year, although by much narrower margins than in the past. Obama edges out Donald Trump, 17% to 14%, while Clinton edges out Michelle Obama, 9% to 7%.”

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Clinton Sees ‘Assault on Facts and Reason’ in the U.S.

“There is a deliberate, very well-organised, sophisticated assault on facts and reason and evidence. In our country, it’s driven originally by a cabal of billionaires and religious fundamentalists, and their view is that it doesn’t matter what they say. If they say it often enough and they put enough money behind it, they’ll convince a significant number of people.”

— Hillary Clinton, quoted by The Guardian.

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Clinton: Trump Is a ‘Con Artist’

“What he told people was a fraud. It’s in keeping with his bankruptcies and his Trump University. He is a con artist, and that’s what Mike Bloomberg called him at our convention and every day that goes by seems to prove that.”

— Hillary Clinton, in an interview with the Washington Post, on President Trump.

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Clinton Questions Trump’s Work Ethic

“Honestly, between tweeting and golfing, how does he get anything done? I don’t understand it. Maybe that’s the whole point.”

— Hillary Clinton, quoted by Politico.