Why Barack Obama is the biggest obstacle to a Hillary Clinton presidency

If she chooses to run, she'll have to campaign in the shadow of an unpopular president

Obama and Clinton
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Nate Silver, the Svengali of political prognostication, has spoken: The Republicans now have a better-than-even chance of taking the Senate in November’s midterm elections.

That’s bad news for Democrats in general. But it’s very bad news for Hillary Clinton in particular.

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