April 16, 2015

Day 2: Hillary Clinton’s First “Walk Back”

Let the #Hillary2016 “walk backs” begin!

Last night, BuzzFeed reported that the story Hillary Clinton has been telling about all of her grandparents immigrating to the United States “conflicts with public census and other records related to her maternal and paternal grandparents.”

Not unlike Brian Williams, Clinton has a history of being an exaggerator or, in some cases, fabricating stories whole cloth. During her 2008 campaign, Clinton recalled a story from the ‘90s in which she landed in Bosnia under “sniper fire.”

What actually happened was the First Lady’s plane landed safely and she was greeted by school children.

Clinton cleared up the whole matter with a simple: “I misspoke.” Well, that’s one way of putting it. Check out the report below: