Edwards Staffers: We Were Gonna Burn It Down for the Good of the Democratic Party
11:17 AM, May 11, 2009 • By MARY KATHARINE HAM
George Stephanopoulos is reporting that Edwards staffers who began to believe the rumors about their boss' infidelity had a "doomsday" strategy to destroy his campaign from the inside out if it looked like he were going to win the nomination:
Via Twitter, Joe Trippi calls it "complete BS-fantasyland-not true."
One wonders why, if true, this story didn't come out the first time the entire nation was talking about Edwards' dalliances. Back when all the nation's Democrats were cursing Edwards and his staff for putting the nomination at risk would have been the time to reveal this tidbit, no?