The Convenient Tale of the John Edwards Saboteurs

George Stephanopoulos injected some unexpected intrigue into This Week when he declared that a group of former John Edwards staffers had secretly conspired in late 2007 and early 2008 to make sure that their candidate’s presidential campaign would fail.
Stephanopoulos, who didn’t name any of the staffers, made the claim after bringing up the story of Edwards’ affair with campaign videographer, which is back in the news thanks to the release of Elizabeth Edwards’ new book. As George Will began pointing out how disastrous it would have been had Edwards emerged as the Democratic nominee last year, Stephanopoulos cut him off and said, “That wasn’t going to happen.

The Convenient Tale of the John Edwards Saboteurs