Report: Spitzer Campaign Hires Former Obama Rapid Response Specialist

New York City comptroller candidate Eliot Spitzer has tapped the former head of the 2012 Obama rapid-response to his campaign team, according to the New York Daily News. 

Lis Smith is the second former Obama rapid response specialist Spitzer has hired. The former New York governor left office in 2008 after being implicated in a prostitution scandal. 

 

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