Hillary Clinton Considered Tim Cook as VP: 5 Biggest Wikileaks Revelations From #PodestaEmails11

From calling Bernie Sanders a “doofus” to brainstorming Scalia replacements on the day of his death, Clinton campaign manager’s latest batch of leaked emails has Twitter turnt up

Last Updated: October 18, 2016 @ 9:03 AM

A new batch of leaked emails from Hillary Clinton campaign manager John Podesta posted to WikiLeaks today reveals a variety of new allegations, including the charge that Clinton vetted billionaires and businessmen who donated to her foundation as potential running mates.

General Motors CEO and chairwoman Mary Barra, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Apple CEO Tim Cook, Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent, Rockefeller Foundation president Judith Rodin and Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz were each considered as vice presidential candidates. All donated to The Clinton Foundation.

Podesta also organized the potential running mates into “rough food groups” that distinguished them by classifications such as race and gender. The recent leak also includes Clinton staffers pondering an Antonin Scalia replacement on the day he died, discussing the Justice Department’s investigation of Clinton and politicizing Black History Month, as well as Podesta calling Bernie Sanders a “doofus.”

The hashtag #PodestaEmails11 started trending nationally early Tuesday morning. One user tweeted that he “lost faith in government” because of material found in the emails regarding the Justice Department’s investigation into Clinton’s use of a private email server.

Another wrote, “It’s not about Trump vs Hillary anymore. It’s about the American people vs a corrupt, broken, and selfish government.”

Check out some of the Twitter reactions to the latest Wikileaks dump: