BRAZILE ON CLINTON CAMPAIGN: ‘IT WAS A CULT, I FELT LIKE IT WAS A CULT’
The “arrogant” Clinton campaign was more like a “cult” than a political campaign.
That startling accusation came … not from a Republican, but the former chairman of the DNC, Donna Brazile.
“It was a cult,” Brazile said of the Clinton campaign. “I felt like it was a cult.”
Brazile further said that the main reason Clinton lost was due to her “arrogance.”
The comments came during an interview on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, where Brazile said the following:
SCARBOROUGH: “Bottom line it for us. Why did they lose? Was it, at the end of the day, arrogance?”
BRAZILE: “Yes, Joe. It was a cult, I felt like it was a cult. You could not penetrate them. I mean, I — look, you can — I’m a grassroot organizer. I know street politics better than I know sweet politics. I know how to touch people where they live, work, pray, and play. But I cannot help a candidate, Joe, if I don’t have the resources, if I cannot spend the resources that the party is raising because there’s a blind agreement between —“