Clinton talking with staff on phone from hospital, State Department says
January 2nd, 2013
01:49 PM ET

Clinton talking with staff on phone from hospital, State Department says

It may only be a small update, but it seems we have a bit of good news about Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's current health.

Clinton has been speaking with her staff and is active on the phone from the New York hospital where she's being treated for a blood clot between her skull and brain, according to State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland.

Nuland told reporters at an off-camera briefing Wednesday that there is nothing new to report about Clinton's condition and treatment beyond the Monday statement from her doctors.

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  1. Joey Isotta-Fraschini ©™

    I wish Secretary of State Clinton a continuation of her strong recovery.
    She will make a wonderful president after her election in 2016.

    January 2, 2013 at 2:45 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      I agree totally, JIF.
      I wish Mrs. Clinton a speedy recovery.

      January 2, 2013 at 8:17 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Hide Behind

    One of best things that could happen to improve upon the americans gaining back control over their government is if this womans illness were to force her out of any official and unofficial conections with it.
    Not wishing her ill, just as an opinion by someone who cares not either way if that Pit Viper lives or dies.
    She is the most powerfull and influential figure in world today and she wields that power in a cold blooded calculating way.
    There are no more dangerous personages to world peace and the advancement of all mankind than Hillary Clinton and Barak Obama, which personalities came from same political body and are no more than rwo heafs of the same

    January 2, 2013 at 3:19 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      That's so funny...that's exactly how I felt about Bush/Cheny/Rumsfield...the three stooges.

      January 2, 2013 at 8:19 pm | Report abuse |

    The Light of ELOHIM Surrounds MRS Clinton .
    The love of ELOHIM enfolds MRS Clinton.
    THE Power of ELOHIM Protects MRS Clinton.
    The presence of ELOHIM watches over MRS Clinton.
    Where ever MRS Clinton is Elohim is their .
    May all who truly care for MRS Clinton pray that recovers . it seems their is about 1,460 .days befor MRSClinton takes the oath of offices as our cammander and cheif .

    January 2, 2013 at 3:21 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Hide Behind

    Note the press coverage and the complete downplay of her illness and wonder would this of been the case as in past when a political figure became ill and then had almost hourly updates on their condition.
    Obama has no where's the political connections in the UN governibg structures, finance world domestic or foreign. Nor prtsnal aquaitence with worlds powerfull as she does.
    The number of Clintonistas within every branch of government is staggering and the same goes to every national greenie and Worldwide NGOs that work for their and our government.
    Without her and her innergroup there is no one else that could replace her even if she stepped out of political spotlight.
    At least anyone who could remotely claim to be independent of her contrl.
    She falls and heads would roll back into obscurity by the hundreds if not thpusands.

    January 2, 2013 at 3:31 pm | Report abuse |

    MR JOSEPH 84 YOU CAN DISAGREE WITH MRS Clinton all you want but for you to choose that tone is very un american .

    January 2, 2013 at 3:38 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Buffalo Cliff

    Un North American, you mean?

    January 2, 2013 at 4:48 pm | Report abuse |
  7. Buffalo Cliff

    There are South and Central Americans that use that tone on US ya know.

    January 2, 2013 at 4:59 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Buffalo Cliff

    Not counting mouthy Canucks. 🙂 Perhaps an Eskimo or two. Penguins are incapable of forming opinions.

    January 2, 2013 at 5:02 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Hide Behind

    @ Russle Brown:
    Do you even know what the position of Commander in Chief is.
    What the duties and responsabilitys of that position entail.
    What were the original intent and when was that position assumed to be ineffect inorder to perform that duty.
    You may vote for a commander in chief but you are supposed to be voting for A president.
    No wonder this country act like an insane assylum.
    And to use that name in the context of these postings is blasphemy.
    As for my own useage I know I am but aspeck of dust and make no vows in that name

    January 2, 2013 at 7:30 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      That's funny, as that's exactly the way I felt when Fmr. President Bush was Commander-In-Chief.

      January 2, 2013 at 8:36 pm | Report abuse |