US politics creates some hardcore business deals, even unceremoniously dumping someone for an election.
But one deal won’t die — an Obama-Hillary Clinton set-up for 2012.
“It’s on the table,” veteran Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward told CNN’s John King in an interview Tuesday on John King, USA.
“Some of Hillary Clinton’s advisers see it as a real possibility in 2012.”
The scenario — whereby Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton would switch positions — has been bandied about by political observers for months, seen by some as a potentially savvy strategy to gin up excitement among what appears to be a depressed Democratic base.
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Joe as a diplomat: I don’t know if that’s real-good thinking there, might be a nasty shitload more than “a big fucking deal.”