Hillary Clinton
Forecasting the outcome of Bush vs. Clinton

To the editor: Jonah Goldberg's keen insights into the problems facing Republican Jeb Bush's presidential candidacy overlook a thorny good news, bad news dilemma for the GOP, one that will persist so long as Hillary Rodham Clinton remains the presumptive Democratic nominee. ("Jeb Bush has bigger problems than Iraq war stumble," op-ed, May 19) The good: A Clinton-Bush showdown would present voters with a clear choice between divergent political philosophies. The bad: Far too many voters will make that choice by recalling whether they were better off under Clinton's husband or Bush's brother. For those who prefer economic prosperity and military restraint...