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Dennis J. Kucinich

Flashback to 2008: When Hillary Rodham Clinton wooed Christian conservatives

Flashback to 2008: When Hillary Rodham Clinton wooed Christian conservatives

In the midst of a heated presidential campaign, it is interesting to occasionally look back to a moment in a prior election that offers an informative contrast. This is especially true when one of the current leading candidates — in today’s case, Hillary Rodham Clinton — was also in the thick of things in a past contest.

In some ways, the autumn of 2015 has been deja vu all over again for Clinton. In 2007, she had been the dominant candidate going into the early stages of the presidential race; if not the “prohibitive favorite” that she was assumed to be in this election, she was certainly the strongest bet to win the 2008 nomination. Then, along came...

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