No matter what Republicans might have heard about him, Democratic strategist James Carville is a nice guy, wife Mary Matalin says. "He is a patriot," Matalin told a fund-raising luncheon for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mike Dewine. "He served in the Marines as a corporal. Which, of course, makes him the highest-ranking military official in the Clinton administration."
It was one of several barbs about her husband, who worked on Bill Clinton's campaign as she worked on President Bush's in 1992.