Only in America?
Two directly competitive former Presidents of the United States from opposing political parties join together on a business conference stage in a for (large) fee inspirational talk to expo attendees: William Jefferson Clinton and George Herbert Walker Bush.
What’s more: One of the retired Presidents’ son is the sitting President and the other retired President’s wife is a declared presidential candidate!
President Clinton is cited:“I think all these blog sites are creating a whole new opportunity for public debate that may revitalize our politics in an old-fashioned, good way.”
Perhaps, but one thing is certain: Bill is helping wife Hillary the good old-fashioned political money machine way, as I discuss in “Clinton ‘double-team’ in race for campaign millions,” the latest installment in my “User Generated Politics” special Digital Markets Series.
ALSO: Google wants Presidential candidates and their money and Hillary Clinton, Democrats lead Republicans in Web race to the White House and Google wins big as Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama battle
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