A Defiant Ferraro Defends Herself Over Obama Comment; Clinton Campaign Does Not Remove Her

Courtesy Fox News Channel

Speaking on Fox News, says her comment was not racist and is “absolutely offended” by the angry responses she’s receiving. Read more here, and click above to watch.

Read Ferraro’s original comment here.

Meanwhile, Obama lashes out: Comments don’t “have any place in our politics or in the Democratic Party. They are divisive.” Read full remarks here.

Clinton also repudiates Ferraro’s remarks: “It’s regrettable that any of our supporters on both sides say things that veer off into the personal….” Read full response.

Clinton and Obama campaign managers weigh in here and here.

Earlier, strategist David Axelrod called for Ferraro to be removed from Clinton’s finance committee.

Read more here.

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