Former President Barack Obama, whose party absolutely imploded under his presidential watch, is back to help lead the Dems out of the woods, and, if history is any indicator, right into another bear trap:
Former President Obama has met with several Democrats considering running for president in 2020, a Democrat close to the former president tells CNN, offering them advice on running in the Trump era and discussing how to position the party going forward https://t.co/GXcXCggLya pic.twitter.com/LeEumFPxcg
— CNN (@CNN) June 11, 2018
Obama’s going to “help” his party recover? That’s like the wrecking ball pledging to lead the rebuild. The Democratic Party self-immolated while Obama was president and now he’s back with a fresh book of matches:
— Chris Cillizza (@CillizzaCNN) November 10, 2016
— Fox News Research (@FoxNewsResearch) December 30, 2016
Under Obama, the Dems lost more seats than the time American Standard’s warehouse burned to the ground, so this should be something to watch.