(THE HILL) — Michael Dukakis, the 1988 Democratic presidential nominee, says Hillary Clinton is going to be the party's 2016 standard-bearer — and he’s okay with that.
"Look, I consider myself part of that liberal base. I'm very comfortable with her as a candidate, as a nominee and as the president of the United States," Dukakis said Monday on Fox Business Network's "Cavuto." "Hillary is going to be the nominee and I'd like to see as many of us as possible get behind that effort now."
Many progressives have raised concerns about Clinton's ties to Wall Street, a relationship they see as too cozy.
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