Hillary Clinton claimed in an ABC interview that after leaving the White House, she and Bill were destitute and even had difficulty buying a house:
We came out of the White House not only dead broke, but in debt. We had no money when we got there, and we struggled to, you know, piece together the resources for mortgages, for houses, for Chelsea’s education. You know, it was not easy.
Now, it is true that–like most people–they had to take out a loan in order to buy a house, but forgive us if we find it laughable that Hillary would be so crass as to attempt to relate to the middle class and their financial struggles. After all, this is the house Bill and Hillary bought immediately after leaving the White House: