Plouffe: "We Might Not Have Been The Nominee" If Florida Primary Had Counted

01/11/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

This might not fall in the category of things that make Hillary Rodham Clinton feel better about how the Democratic presidential contest turned out. But David Plouffe, the campaign manager for Barack Obama's campaign, said at a campaign manager's forum here at Harvard University tonight that things might have been a lot different had the disputed Florida primary actually counted in the Democratic race.

"In fact, we might not have been the nominee," Mr. Plouffe said at a forum sponsored by the Kennedy School of Government.

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