Incredible! On Friday, Former Pres. Clinton defended Sen. Robert C Byrd’s days in the Ku Klux Klan during Byrd’s Memorial Service at The steps of the US Capitol. From Real Clear Politics:
Clinton Defends Byrd’s KKK Ties: “He Was Trying To Get Elected”
“He once had a fleeting association with the Ku Klux Klan, what does that mean? I’ll tell you what it means. He was a country boy from the hills and hollows from West Virginia. He was trying to get elected,” former President Bill Clinton said of Sen. Robert Byrd.
“And maybe he did something he shouldn’t have done come and he spent the rest of his life making it up. And that’s what a good person does. There are no perfect people. There are certainly no perfect politicians,” he added.
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