Wait, didn’t she say, last week, that she was planning to lose herself in some good books, with the “occasional” glass of chardonnay?
Hillary Clinton wants to play a role in next year’s midterm elections. It’s just not clear yet what that role will be.
Clinton has already launched a PAC aimed at helping congressional Democratic candidates in 2018, signaling the former first lady, senator and secretary of State is ready to help her party with fundraising.
She also is looking at the House districts she won in last year’s presidential contest against Donald Trump as part of an autopsy of her failed campaign, according to two sources who have spoken to the former secretary of State….
Democrats are still mapping out a game plan for 2018 along with a message for their rudderless party. But another Clinton confidant said part of the plan might be to have Clinton campaign for candidates in the places where she won….
If Clinton hits the campaign trail, Republicans are ready to pounce. They say they would welcome Clinton’s presence on the stump because it would help GOP candidates.
“For 30 years, Hillary Clinton has essentially been Old Faithful for Republican candidates,” said Doug Heye, a Republican strategist. “Her continued prominence only helps GOP candidates with an electorate that historically is more favorable than what they faced in the last presidential election….