“I know some people sort of say, ‘Well, you know, look at them. They’re old,'” Bill Clinton said, as his wife smile sheepishly, put her hand over her brow and shook her head. “They’re sort of yesterday’s news, you know. Well, yesterday’s news was pretty good.”
July 3, 2007 – TheScroogeReport.com Post
IOWA CITY, Iowa – The force dubbed “Billary”—the duo of former President Clinton and his leading Democratic candidate wife—argued on Tuesday for a third term in the White House, telling Iowa voters a return to the Clinton years is the best remedy for the Bush era.
“Yesterday’s news was pretty good,” said Bill Clinton, taking a jab at critics who call the former first couple old news.
In a joint appearance, the Clintons sought to give Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton the advantages of quasi-incumbency while portraying her as an agent of change. It’s a difficult balance in Iowa, site of the first caucus and where Sen. Clinton faces a tough challenge from two fresher faces: Barack Obama and John Edwards.
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