2008 December: President Obama nominates Hillary Clinton for secretary of state. 2009 Jan. 13: Reports say the clintonemail.com domain was established. Jan. 21: Senate confirms Clinton as secretary of state. March 18: Clinton will later name this as the date she began using a private server for government business. 2012 Sept. 11: Islamic extremists launch […]
In 2015, as the Clinton campaign was managing the fall-out from negative stories about Hillary Clinton’s improper handling of classified email, aides suggested that Hillary telling a funny joke about Ted Cruz might help deflect attention.
Aides suggested Hillary tell a joke on another occasion to deflect from her email controversies:
Another suggestion to use comedy to deflect