Hillary Clinton Blames Russian Hackers, James Comey for Election Loss

Hillary Clinton has spoken out frankly about her loss to President Trump, claiming that had it not been for a controversial letter from FBI Director James Comey and Russian interference in the election, she would be the current president.

During an interview with CNN correspondent Christiane Amanpour at a Women for Women International luncheon on Tuesday, Clinton said that although she does take personal responsibility for her loss, she went on to identify events that she believes changed the course of the presidential race.

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“It wasn’t a perfect campaign — there’s no such thing — but I was on the way to winning until a 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 and got scared off,” Clinton said.

She added, “If the election was on October 27, I’d be your president.”

When Amanpour asked Clinton if she believed misogyny played a part in the 2016 presidential race, Clinton replied in the affirmative.

“It is real, it is very much a part of the landscape, politically, socially, and economically,” Clinton said of misogyny.

Clinton went on to say that Trump’s campaign goals appeared to align well with the goals of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

“If you chart my opponent and his campaign and his statements, they quite coordinate with the goals of that leader who shall remain nameless,” Clinton said, referring to Putin.

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  1. Peggy M Moe says:

    This song just came out today 5-4-2017 and all I can think of its “Hillary Clinton’s Anthem”…

  2. Susan says:

    Shutup B.
    Go home.

  3. Danny says:

    She’s a moron she doesn’t even deny any of it happened. Like she has a right to hide the truth, a scammer.

  4. XGIRL says:

    BAHAHAHAHAHA!! SHE IS ABSOLUTELY DELUSIONAL !!! SHE JUST KEEPS MAKING HERSELF LOOK MORE AND MORE PATHETIC !!!! I AM SO GLAD I DIDN’T VOTE FOR HILLARY SHE IS SO WEAK !! VERY WEAK !!! HER REACTION TO THIS WHOLE ELECTION WAS EMBARRASSING TO ALL WOMEN … WE’VE WORKED VERY HARD TO GAIN RESPECT IN THE WORK PLACE AND WHAT DOES SHE DO ??? SHE WHINES, SHE CRIES , SHE THROWS TANTRUMS , SHE IS A PATHETIC SORE LOSER AND NOT EVEN A QUARTER OF A STRONG WOMAN ROLE MODEL !!

  5. Teddi says:

    She looks like a poor dishonest LOSER to me.

  6. Susan says:

    If it weren’t for the truth and people disclosing it.
    What about the 50 people that hrc openly conflicted and were ‘taken care of’ before their truth was disclosed, their evidence destroyed.

  7. Stephen colbert says:

    HRC, YOU ARE A NIGHTMARE!!!!!!!!!!!
    SHUTUP !!!!!!!!!!!

  8. Saydi says:

    Stop lying to yourself, trying to make yourself feel “better”. You lost for a number of reasons none of them having to do with Russia. The Democratic party made their first mistake by handing the nomination Clinton instead of Sanders, Sanders was the choice of the people. You forgot your base and your “super delegates” were not that super, they ignored the writing on the wall… Also the constant warmongering attitude towards Russia was getting very scary, after Clinton/Obama covert, coup’s, operations in Ukraine, Libya, Syria it was very apparent Clinton was no different than Bush. Please don’t forget Clinton’s Wall Street pals either, the list is so much longer but maybe if she reads some of the comments it will help her face the truth, the truth is it wasn’t Russia that caused her to loose it was her same ole status quo attitude. I didn’t vote for Trump, I didn’t vote for Clinton and telling women if they didn’t vote for Clinton there was a special place in HELL, Really? Laughable, Hilary you lost, you lost because you are part of the problem, not part of the solution and the fact that you can’t or won’t admit that you are morally bankrupt and unwilling to change is a sad state to be in at your age. Do some soul searching, come off your privileged high horse and get REAL and maybe you could make a comeback, but I doubt it.

  9. Jane says:

    so I guess it had nothing to do with those big $$$ Wall Street speeches; the personal email server, without which, there would have been no FBI investigation; the alienation of white voters; the inability to articulate a message or reason for running; the reliance on data analytics over field research; etc. Clinton needs to face the fact that she was a flawed candidate (for the second time) and lost to the wrost candidate in history. Now go away, Hillary.

  10. Jared B. says:

    I voted for Clinton, and would vote for her a thousand times before the human sewage that is Trump. But come on, it wasn’t just the FBI and the Russians. Clinton lost the electoral college because Clinton was such a lousy candidate it depressed the turnout of her likely voters. Trump’s base, foolish and bigoted and uninformed though they were, were fired up. The Democratic/moderate base was dispirited by having had forced upon them yet another center-right, insincere, ethically blind, corporate marionette who never, ever takes responsibility for their own actions.

  11. K.S. says:

    This is pathetic. What a sore loser and nonpatriot. I am registered independent and voted for Donald Trump as the lesser of two evils. No Russians were spotted in my voting place forcing anyone to vote for Trump ;). Get over yourself and accept defeat. If you are truly for this country, then you will support the president and the process.

    • Jane says:

      you and Clinton make the same mistake by categorizing all Trump voters as ignorant bigots and racists. Many were people who were just desperate and willing to make a hail Mary. She also lost a lot of college educated/professional women.

  12. jim says:

    now thats how a president talks.

  13. JD says:

    No Hilary, you lost because you’re a lying deceitful phony career politician. Please ride off into the sunset and don’t come back.

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