Find out more →

Get unlimited access. Become a digital member!

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Speaking of Hillary Clinton …. It's a big day for PAC pushing her to run

Posted By on Sat, May 17, 2014 at 7:22 AM

click to enlarge GETTING READY: A screenshot of Ready for Hilary PAC;s website.
  • GETTING READY: A screenshot of Ready for Hilary PAC;s website.


Funny. Gayle Collins of the New York Times riffs this morning on how Hillary Clinton is the country's all-purpose celebrity, not to mention the cause of every bad happening in the world from Benghazi to the abduction of Nigerian girls.

The American economy has gone through some tough times lately. But, happily, we still lead the world in the production of corn, soybeans, beef, cheese and stories about Hillary Clinton.

That's how Collins starts. But somehow her column never gets around to mentioning that it is published on a "Day of Action" by the Ready for Hillary PAC. There will be get-togethers around the country by some of the 2 million people who've signed up as interested in a 2016 run by the former First Lady and secretary of state. Disclosure: I am attuned to this because a member of my family has enlisted in the cause along with several other post-retirement activities.

There was no mention of any of this last night at the Chihuly opening because, of course, there is no coordination between the PAC and the potential candidate. And, it was said last night, her primary preparation at the moment is awaiting arrival of a grandchild. (You remember, don't you, that Rush Limbaugh has explained Chelsea's pregnancy was engineered to produce some favorable press for Mrs. Clinton.)

If it's hard being Hillary, she didn't show it in a chipper speech last night extolling Dale Chihuly's work, some added to the White House collection while Bill Clinton was in office. Her hair looked pretty good, too.

Tags: , ,

Speaking of Ready For Hillary PAC, Hillary Clinton

Comments (24)

Showing 1-24 of 24

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-24 of 24

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

  • News roundup and the open line

    The open line and video headline roundup. Also, a marijuana measure for 2016 has already been rejected by the attorney general. They'll be back.
    • Jul 21, 2014
  • Lawyer says statewide alcohol petitions invalid

    A lawyer has said petitions submitted for a statewide vote on retail alcohol sales in all 75 counties were submitted to late under the Arkansas Constitution and cannot be certified.
    • Jul 21, 2014
  • More »

Event Calendar

« »

July

S M T W T F S
  1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31  
  • Re: News roundup and the open line

    • The Darlenes wrapped up a wine-taster celebration of the President's executive order prohibiting LGBT discrimination,…

    • on July 22, 2014
  • Re: News roundup and the open line

    • NVR, in Chickenopolis I come across people fitting the description regularly. Sad.

    • on July 22, 2014
  • Re: News roundup and the open line

    • I missed it if someone posted this recently. Well worth the read I was poor,…

    • on July 21, 2014

Blogroll

 

© 2014 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation