One of the top officials running Hillary Clinton’s New Hampshire campaign has been forced to quit Thursday night after slurring Barack Obama and setting off a small firestorm about negative campaigning.
The Clinton campaign denied authorizing controversial comments about Barack Obama’s acknowledged adolescent drug use. Hours before yesterday’s Iowa debate, Hillary Clinton apologized to Barack Obama - and he told her leadership had to come from the top to stop negative campaigning.
But despite Clinton denials - and even after the apology, Clinton strategist Mark Penn brought up cocaine on Hardball. Click here to watch the video clip.