President Bill Clinton veered sharply off message Thursday, telling CNN that Mitt Romney's business record at Bain Capital was "sterling."
A "sterling" record at a private equity firm is hardly a ringing endorsement for POTUS in spite of how you may want to spin this story from the status quo media (CNN & Politico). Then again, Clinton is a big supporter of free trade, so maybe there's more to this story.
Tuesday night, I appeared on the Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell to talk about Elizabeth Warren, the rise of progressives within the Democratic Party, and what this means for Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign. At one point in our discussion, the conversation turned to whether Bernie represents the closest thing to an Elizabeth Warren candidacy.
Don’t miss out again. Receive our daily rundown of news, show highlights and random musings.