Hillary’s (and Newt’s) Plantation

Now that Drudge is leading with Hillary’s rare slip yesterday, in which she compared the House to a “plantation,” it’s worth noting that she’s hardly alone in seeing things that way.

“Since [the Democrats] think it is their job to run the plantation, it shocks them that I’m actually willing to lead the slave rebellion,” Newt Gingrich told the Washington Post on October 20, 1994.

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