After lying for many months, Donna Brazile has finally come clean and admitted that she did send debate questions to the Hillary Clinton campaign. *Of course, once again, she returned to blaming everything on the Russians. The Russians, I suppose, made her lie?
UPDATE: You’ll want to read Donna’s statement below, but she still has some hard questions to answer. She needs to be asked about all of her denials and the ultimate question. Is she really sorry or sorry about getting caught? Check out the audio here.
“My conscience — as an activist, a strategist — is very clear,” the interim chair of the Democratic National Committee said Monday during a satellite radio interview with liberal activist and SiriusXM host Joe Madison. She added that “if I had to do it all over again, I would know a hell of a lot more about cybersecurity.” – Washington Post
…Then in October, a subsequent release of emails revealed that among the many things I did in my role as a Democratic operative and D.N.C. Vice Chair prior to assuming the interim D.N.C. Chair position was to share potential town hall topics with the Clinton campaign. I had been working behind the scenes to add more town hall events and debates to the primary calendar, and I helped ensure those events included diverse moderators and addressed topics vital to minority communities. My job was to make all our Democratic candidates look good, and I worked closely with both campaigns to make that happen. But sending those emails was a mistake I will forever regret.
By stealing all the DNC’s emails and then selectively releasing those few, the Russians made it look like I was in the tank for Secretary Clinton…
FLASHBACK: Donna Brazile lying on Fox News and claiming to be persecuted with awkward biblical references…
This may be a bad time for Donna to be turning to the ‘Russia, Russia, Russia!’ excuse. This article in The Intercept shows how many top Clinton surrogates are worried they can’t deliver any real Russian scandal:
Key Democratic officials are clearly worried about the expectations that have been purposely stoked and are now trying to tamp them down. Many of them have tried to signal that the beliefs the base has been led to adopt have no basis in reason or evidence.
The latest official to throw cold water on the MSNBC-led circus is President Obama’s former acting CIA chief Michael Morell. What makes him particularly notable in this context is that Morell was one of Clinton’s most vocal CIA surrogates….