New York - President Barack Obama on Sunday praised Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for her intellect, fortitude and “unerring” judgment and blasted “the other guy,” Republican Donald Trump, on his New York home turf as unqualified to be president and uninterested in learning enough to make the hard decisions the job requires.
Obama addressed a dinner crowd of about 65 people at a fundraiser at the Gramercy Park home of restaurateur Danny Meyer and his wife, Audrey. Attendees contributed $25,000. Event co-chairs gave $100,000, while chairs raised or contributed $250,000, officials said. Proceeds will benefit the Democratic National Committee, state parties and the Clinton campaign.
“This is somebody who is smart, who is tough and, most importantly, cares deeply about making sure that this country works for everybody and not just a few,” Obama said of Clinton. “And she’s displayed it again and again and again. And when I said that I think she is somebody who is as qualified as any individual who has ever run for this office, I meant it.”... Read More: VIN