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Right Stuff: O'Malley likely to be an asset for Clinton

Right Stuff: O'Malley likely to be an asset for Clinton

People may scoff at the idea of Martin O'Malley as a candidate for president. How could he be a serious threat to Hillary Clinton? The real question is how can he be an asset to her? It is no surprise that the left wing of the Democratic Party does not like Hillary Clinton. She is too close to Wall Street; she served on the board of Wal-Mart; she "stood by her man" when most feminists would have throttled him; she supports free-trade agreements that are despised by the left; she hasn't taken a position on the Keystone XL pipeline; above all, she voted for the war in Iraq. For these and many other reasons, the left has been casting about for a savior. They fervently...

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