Saturday, 21 October, 2017

Twitter Explodes With Memes After Hillary Clinton Announces Election Memoir 'What Happened'

Hillary Writing Book About How She Lost Because of Russia Conservatives were angry when they thought Obama was going after political opponents
Erik Tate | 27 July, 2017, 18:26

For the first time since her stunning 2016 presidential election defeat to Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton reveals personal details of the unprecedented campaign through her tell-all book "What Happened".

The former secretary of state for former President Obama and senator from NY has written a number of books, including memoirs "Hard Choices" and "Living History".

Her new book will cover the topic of James Comey's involvement, and with Russian Federation and carefully run through a litany of reasons for why she was defeated - none of them her fault, of course! she stated, "I take responsibility for every decision I make - but that's not why I lost". "Now I'm letting my guard down", the former Democratic presidential candidate writes in the book's introduction, according to publisher Simon and Schuster.

Contrary to data from the Federal Election Commission, almost half of President Donald Trump's voters say he won the popular vote in the 2016 election.

Poland's lower house of parliament passes contested supreme court bill
The head of the court, Malgorzata Gersdorf, said in parliament that Law and Justice has chose to "destroy the Supreme Court". Poland's president, upon the request of the justice minister, gets to decide which judges may remain on the court.

In the book, the authors describe how the campaign ignored the advice of Clinton's husband, former President Bill Clinton, to reach out to communities that weren't already on board with Hillary Clinton's policies. "He knew there was some power just in showing up".

Earlier in 2017, however, the Federal Election Commission reported that Trump's former opponent and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton won nearly 3 million more votes in the 2016 election.

"She really believes that's why she lost, and she wants to explain why in no uncertain terms", the ally said. "She wants the whole story out there from her own perspective". A Clinton ally told Axios that the book would be a "bombshell", but indicated it would be a "why I lost" type book that focuses in particular on Comey and Russian Federation.

"I was on the way to winning until the combination of Jim Comey's letter on October 28 and Russian WikiLeaks raised doubts in the minds of people who were inclined to vote for me but got scared off - and the evidence for that intervening event is, I think, compelling [and] persuasive", she said.

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