by msmolly, firedoglake
Hillary Clinton and her advisors must have decided that it was finally time to have her address the email brouhaha, so she held a press conference this week, and attempted to simply brush the whole thing off as no big deal. According to most press reports, it didn’t work, and the furor continues unabated.
To be honest, I’ve been writing off this whole fuss as a nothingburger ginned up by her opponents and a media in hot pursuit of another shiny object. But I am gradually changing my mind.
There are two separate issues with the emails, and neither makes Clinton look good. Read the entire story.