Donald Trump versus Clinton is about ghosts from the 90s

Donald Trump's attack against Hillary Clinton will not be about the future, it will be about the past. It already is.

Nikhila Natarajan May 29, 2016 23:00:33 IST
Donald Trump versus Clinton is about ghosts from the 90s

New York: Donald Trump's attack against Hillary Clinton will not be about the future, it will be about the

Donald Trump versus Clinton is about ghosts from the 90s

Trump is attacking former US president Bill Clinton for his 'marital infidelity'/ Reuters

past. It already is - Monica Lewinsky, Whitewater, Vince Foster, Furnituregate. All these are 90s redux, aimed at embarrassing the Clintons and even educating a new generation of voters about stuff they were too young to care about in the 90s. Hillary's double-digit lead in national polls has evaporated and panic is beginning to set in. Trump just needs to squeeze more out of certain states for starters. There are many ways Hillary could lose to Trump and by giving husband Bill Clinton a big role in her campaign, she has handed the real estate tycoon a plum target.

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