Chris McDaniel, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, today called on Senator Thad Cochran to explain his ties to The Podesta Group, founded by John and Tony Podesta, well known fundraisers for the Democrat Party. According to Politico, the Podesta Group will host a fundraising breakfast for Sen. Cochran on March 4.
John Podesta has a long relationship with Democratic Party, serving as White House Chief of Staff under President Bill Clinton, as the former president of the liberal Center for American progress, as co-chairman of the OBama-Biden Transition project, and currently as a special advisor to President Obama.
This is the latest sign that 41 years in Washington has changed Sen. Cochran. Recently, Sen. Cochran admitted that he didn’t know “a lot about” the tea party and a recently uncovered video revealed that Sen. Cochran thought America would be “well-served” by an Obama presidency.
“This is just another example…
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