Sarah Palin says former President Clinton’s statements from 2008 about President Obama not being ready for the White House were on the mark. 

In an interview to air Tuesday on CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper," Palin recalled statements Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonThe case for a ‘Presidents’ Club’ to advise Trump After FBI cleared by IG report, GOP must reform itself Bill Clinton hits Trump administration policy separating immigrant families in Father's Day tweet MORE made when Hillary Clinton was campaigning against Obama during the 2008 primary season.

"I'll never forget Bill Clinton saying about Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaAnother chance to seek the return of fiscal sanity to the halls of Congress Colombia’s new leader has a tough road ahead, and Obama holdovers aren't helping An alternative to Trump's family separation policy MORE and his story, his agenda, that it was the biggest fairy tale he'd ever seen," Palin said during the CNN interview.

"And he was right, because Barack Obama was not qualified, he was not prepared, and the manifestation of that today is the problem that we see left and right in our economy," she said.

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After watching a clip of Bill Clinton from the 2008 campaign trail, “the biggest fairy tale” the former president was referring to was Obama’s earlier comments opposing the Iraq War and slamming Hillary Clinton for not doing the same.

Palin's comments will air the same day Bill Clinton said Obama should honor his promise that people could keep their health insurances plans under ObamaCare if they liked them. 

Obama agrees with Bill Clinton, the White House later said. Spokesman Jay Carney said the president asked his team to look at options that would allow people to keep their insurance.

Palin will soon go on a national tour promoting her new book Good Tidings and Great Joy: Protecting the Heart of Christmas.

The former GOP vice presidential nominee has previously expressed interest in running for the White House herself.