Carly Fiorina worried that her vice-presidential campaign is not gaining traction

10 Jul

SAN FRANCISCO–Carly Fiorina’s vice-presidential campaign is struggling, with little attention from the media and fundraising problems, sources close to Fiorina say. The candidate herself is said to be “concerned” that she may not be getting enough traction to be elected in November.


“I don’t know what the problem is,” said a top aide, speaking on condition of anonymity. “Carly is a great candidate–she speaks well, her policies are well-thought-through, and she appeals to groups across the political spectrum. But she just doesn’t seem to be making the headway that we thought she would.”


Fiorina announced her candidacy for vice-president in late April, and garnered significant media attention for a few weeks, with many calling her announcement–before the presidential primaries were even over–“bold” and even “unusual.” Since then, however, her rallies have been sparsely attended, and few donors have lined up behind her.


“I’d like to support her,” said Paul Singer, a wealthy Republican donor. “But…sorry, what are you asking me about again? Is this a trick question?”

Sources close to Fiorina say that she is “coming to accept that she may not be our next vice-president.”


3 Responses to “Carly Fiorina worried that her vice-presidential campaign is not gaining traction”

  1. Jnana Hodson July 10, 2016 at 10:15 pm #

    Looks like you didn’t get the news release naming her as the new CEO of Wang Computer.

    Liked by 1 person

    • twissblog July 11, 2016 at 4:07 am #

      I thought she was being named to a senior government post in East Germany?


      • Jnana Hodson July 11, 2016 at 6:47 am #

        Oh, so that’s why we haven’t been seeing much of her in public. She’s be very, very busy elsewhere. Recovering?

        Liked by 1 person

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