Yes, she can – and she is.
Effectively, Obama has soothed the ruffled feathers of the PUMAs with this pick, and has taken away any chance of a “rogue” campaign for presidency she might have been considering for 2012. Smart move, but does it represent “change? Which brings me to this:
Barack Obama, campaigning against Hillary Clinton – 12/27/07:
“The real gamble in this election is playing the same Washington game with the same Washington players and expecting a different result.”
Jim Geraghty has a lengthy list of the “Washington players” he’s either selected or likely will select to work with him in his administration. The types of results he’s expecting are unknown, barring any more leaks coming from his staff …
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