Clinton told King she could not “imagine” running for president again, but King noted she did not say no. Clinton did tell the Financial Times she would not run if President Joe Biden were to officially run again, but that latter question should remain open due to his and his administration’s ongoing crises.
While CNN is saying the “whispers of Hillary Clinton 2024 have started,” Newsmax host Dick Morris has long held the position that you can tell a politician – and Hillary Clinton – is running, by just checking for a pulse. Candidates just do not give up presidential aspirations, Morris, a former adviser to former President Bill Clinton, noted.
“While I find it utterly implausible that Clinton would run against Biden in a primary in 2024, I also think that an open nomination – if Biden takes a pass on running – would be something that would be hard for Clinton to not at least look at,” CNN’s Chris Cillizza wrote in analysis Tuesday night.
“That’s not to say she would run. It’s only to say that her name would get bandied about if the seat was open. That’s a lock.”
That was an easy prediction. It has already been bandied about on Newsmax.
Notably, there was a definitive no from Clinton herself with the respect to running against Biden.
“No, out of the question,” Clinton told the Financial Times earlier this month. “First of all, I expect Biden to run. He certainly intends to run. It would be very disruptive to challenge that.” Continue reading at Newsmax.