The Campaign Spot

Obama’s Running Mate, in 2007: ‘I think he can be ready, but right now I don’t believe he is.’

Man, the attack ads on Obama featuring quotes from his own running mate are just going to be brutal:

ABC’s George Stephanopoulos: “You were asked is he ready. You said ‘I think he can be ready, but right now I don’t believe he is. The presidency is not something that lends itself to on-the-job training.’”
Sen. Biden: “I think that I stand by the statement.”
(ABC’s “This Week,” 8/19/07)

Picture the voice over: “If his own running mate has doubts about whether he’s ready for the job… shouldn’t you?” 

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