Longtime Bill Clinton observer David Maraniss saw the former president campaigning in New Hampshire and shared his thoughts on Twitter.





Clinton is "frail," the biographer noted: "no affect at all, just frail, like he had to conserve every ounce of energy. No gleam in his eyes, no electricity, muted."

He continued,

He lit up only when Chelsea talked about him. Then when it was his turn to talk a little bit of his old self came back, but not much.

Again there was not much electricity, the same hoarse voice and some familiar sentence constructs, some old synthesis...

...but not as evocative as it was even 3 years ago at the DNC in Charlotte when his words bailed out Obama...

Hillary on her new riff IMAGINE had more energy and staying power...but then...















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