Law, Gov't & Politics / Politics

Here are all the things Hillary Clinton has blamed for her loss to Donald Trump

Here are all the things Hillary Clinton has blamed for her loss to Donald Trump
Bernie Sanders - CBS News - Donald Trump - Hillary Rodham Clinton - James Comey - Jill Stein - Russia - The New York Times - Vladimir Putin - Wiki Leaks
September 11
22:062017

Here are all the things Hillary Clinton has blamed for her loss to Donald Trump






Hillary Clinton's post-election memoir details all the reasons she believes she lost the election —
but her name is nowhere near the top of the list. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)




0

Follow








It’s been nearly a year since Hillary Clinton lost her second presidential contest to now-President Donald Trump — and she’s still having a very difficult time accepting it.
The former secretary of state is set to release a memoir about her loss on Tuesday. The book is titled, “What Happened,” and details Clinton’s life on the campaign trail and what it was like running against one of the most controversial political candidates in history.
Laundry list of excuses
In the book, Clinton also explains why she believes she lost — and her name is nowhere near the top of the list. Instead, Clinton spreads the blame in dozens of directions. Here is a running list of things Clinton has blamed her loss on:

Russian interference through either a disinformation campaign via WikiLeaks or Trump-Russia collusion. She’s also pointed blame at Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Former FBI Director James Comey’s criminal investigation of her use of a private email server while secretary of state
Poor voter data from the Democratic National Committee. Clinton has described it as “mediocre, “poor,” “nonexistent” and “wrong.”
Voter suppression and voter ID laws
Sexism
Racism
Barack Obama
Bernie Sanders and his supporters
Jill Stein
The mainstream media, specifically the New York Times for aggressively covering her email scandal
The Electoral College
Bad polling
People who assumed she would win
“Gullible Americans”
Fake News

Lightning round
In an interview with CBS News’ “Sunday Morning” over the weekend, Clinton reiterated in a lightning round of excuses the reasons she believes she lost.

Read Article

Write a Comment

Your email address will not be published.
Required fields are marked *

Popular categories