03/28/2008 02:46 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Harold Ickes Takes Shot At Mark Penn

It's no secret that Hillary Clinton's tactical commando Harold Ickes isn't crazy about the campaign's top strategist Mark Penn, and a little of that contempt peeked through during this morning's Christian Science Monitor breakfast in Washington.

"Many people and many pollsters - including our chief strategist--I daresay, [thought] we we had no chance of winning in New Hampshire," Ickes, who is working to head off the loss of Clinton super delegates, told reporters. Penn's internal polling, insiders say, showed Clinton losing by double digits.

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