Bill Clinton: Wife Says McCain Matchup Would “Put the Voters to Sleep”

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Former president says Hillary Clinton respects McCain, calls a potential fight “the most civilized election in American history.”


But turns his fire on other Republicans, accusing them of decades of “reverse plastic surgery”:

“She can’t help the fact that they beat up on her for 15 years, and when they didn’t have me to kick around anymore, they turned all their fire on her.”


Plus: Offers something of an olive leaf to Obama, speaking of his “brilliant, articulate, compelling vision.”

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