When I first saw this headline on Twitter, I thought it was a joke. But it looks like it's true and it is a huge disappointment.
So, the man who told us, 'character matters' in 1992 is going to cast a vote for the single most corrupt individual in the history of American politics? That is absolutely mind-boggling.
I am disgusted.
Former President George H.W. Bush told political insiders at a Maine meetup he is casting his vote for Hillary Clinton, according to Politico.More here at politico
Kathleen Hartington Kennedy said she met with the 92-year-old Republican on Monday. Bush reportedly told the former lieutenant governor for Maryland he would be supporting the Democratic nominee in November — instead of the candidate that disparaged his son and former presidential candidate Jeb Bush.
“The President told me he’s voting for Hillary,” Kennedy wrote in an apparently private Facebook post obtained by Politico.
A spokesman for the 41st President would not confirm or deny Bush’s alleged support for Clinton.
"The vote President Bush will cast as a private citizen in some 50 days will be just that: a private vote cast in some 50 days,” Jim McGrath said in an email to Politico. “He is not commenting on the presidential race in the interim.”