Clinton supporters were fretting in March 2016 that Hillary Clinton suffered from “huge endemic political weaknesses” and might be “totally dependent” on Republicans nominating Donald Trump if she hoped to win the election.
— WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) October 10, 2016
From new Wikileaks dump: Team Hillary was terrified GOP would nominate anyone other than Trump. GOP came through in the end. pic.twitter.com/4L4Sl0ejEb
— Andrew Stiles (@AndrewStilesUSA) October 10, 2016
The email was sent from liberal columnist and former Congressional staffer Brent Budowsky to Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager, John Podesta, several months before Donald Trump official clinched the GOP nomination. He was worried that any other GOP candidate, “even a clown like Ted Cruz,” would have a decent shot at beating Hillary in a general election.
Budowksy also suggested that Hillary stop her attacks on Bernie Sanders, her opponent in the Democratic primary, and stop saying “things that are untrue, which candidly she often does.”
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