HBO’s Bill Maher stated throughout an interview with former Democratic National Committee interim chair Donna Brazile on Friday evening that “it doesn’t matter” if the Democratic main was rigged.
“Can we put the Bernie [Sanders]-Hillary [Clinton] thing aside? That great divide?” Maher requested Brazile through the interview on “Real Time.”
“I mean, that’s what all the controversy was with your book, that the elections — the primaries —were rigged,” he continued.
“And, you know, it doesn’t matter, first of all, now. It’s over,” the host concluded. “And also, the policy differences between the Bernie folks and the Hillary folks were really small to begin with.”
In her new e-book launched earlier this month, “Hacks: The Inside Story of the Break-ins and Breakdowns that Put Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpDems win from coast to coast Falwell after Gillespie loss: ‘DC ought to annex’ Northern Virginia Dems see beneficial properties in Virginia’s House of Delegates MORE within the White House,” Brazile stated she found an settlement between the Clinton marketing campaign, the DNC and Clinton’s joint fundraising committee giving the marketing campaign management over the social gathering’s funds and technique.
“By September 7, the day I referred to as Bernie, I had discovered my proof and it broke my coronary heart,” Brazile wrote, referring to Clinton’s most important Democratic opponent, Sen. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersWorld leaders attain settlement on commerce deal with out United States: report Sanders on Brazile revelations: DNC wants ‘far more transparency’ Sen. Warren offered out the DNC MORE (I-Vt.).
Brazile additionally stated in her e-book that she had thought-about changing Clinton on the ticket with former Vice President Joe BidenJoseph (Joe) Robinette BidenThe Hill’s 12:30 Report Pence talks often to Biden, Cheney: report Biden shifting towards 2020 presidential run: report MORE after the previous secretary of State collapsed after exiting a 9/11 memorial service early.
Maher instructed Brazile he did not imagine she had the authority to exchange Clinton on the prime of the ticket.
“I did not realize it was in your energy, to start with, to exchange her,” Maher stated.
“I received magical powers,” Brazile joked. “I can flip your hair again to the colour it was 10 years in the past, waving hand.”
“You know, us Catholic women,” she added. “We’ve been recognized to, you realize, rub our arms with issues and make it a bit of greater.”
The DNC issued a press release final week stating Brazile wouldn’t have the facility to exchange Clinton on her personal.
Brazile has been on a e-book tour that has included ABC, Fox News, CBS and MSNBC, amongst different shops.