Former DNC chairman calls for Clinton contingency plan
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The Democratic National Committee should identify a potential backup candidate for Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonOvernight Defense: Trump tries to quell Russia furor | GOP looks to reassure NATO | Mattis open to meeting Russian counterpart Dem pollster: GOP women have a more difficult time winning primary races than Dems Mellman: (Mis)interpreting elections MORE in case a health emergency forces her out of the race, a former head of the party told Politico Monday. 

Don Fowler, who led the DNC from 1995 to 1997 under Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonWhy did it take so long for Trump to drain the swamp of Pruitt? An orthodox legal life and the case for Judge Kavanaugh Ex-CIA officer: Prosecution of Russians indicted for DNC hack 'ain't ever going to happen' MORE's presidency, called for a contingency plan after Clinton was seen stumbling after a 9/11 memorial event Sunday. 

“Now is the time for all good political leaders to come to the aid of their party. I think the plan should be developed by 6 o’clock this afternoon," Folwer told Politico. 

He said he expects Clinton to recover from her bout with pneumonia, which forced her to leave an event early Sunday, but that the DNC would be amiss not to consider other options. 

“It’s something you would be a fool not to prepare for,” he said.

Clinton aides said Monday she will return to the campaign trail later this week.

The campaign also plans to release more detailed medical records soon.