Clinton Backer Ferraro: Obama Is Lucky He's Black

03/28/2008 02:46 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Markos Moulitsas Daily Kos

More classiness, from one of Clinton's top surrogates, Geraldine Ferraro.

If Obama was a white man, he would not be in this position. And if he was a woman (of any color) he would not be in this position. He happens to be very lucky to be who he is. And the country is caught up in the concept.

Ferraro isn't some unknown lower-level or obscure advisor, but one of her top fundraisers, member of Clinton's finance committee, and a former Democratic vice presidential nominee.

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