2008 Rush For Hillary
posted by February 7 at 13:55 PMon
I’m not convinced Hillary Clinton is unelectable, but she’s certainly the right-wing choice for the D nominee:
Conservative talker Rush Limbaugh had an unorthodox solution to Mitt Romney’s departure from the Republican race; he’s thinking about raising money for Hillary Clinton.
Don’t be mistaken: There’s been no sudden change of heart on Limbaugh’s part toward the woman who’s been among his favorite targets for scorn over the last 15 years. Limbaugh is operating under the assumption that the Republican party — now represented by presumptive nominee John McCain — would have a better chance of retaining the White House if anti-Hillary fervor drives GOP voters to the polls in November.
“The reason I’m raising money for Hillary is because, apparently, my party, the Republican party, is relying on fear and loathing of Hillary to unite the party,” Limbaugh said.
Rush’s slogan for the fund-raising drive: “Keep her in it, so we can win it.”