Bill won’t campaign for Hillary in 2015, aides say
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President Clinton will not hit the campaign trail for Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonHillicon Valley: Trump pushes to speed up 5G rollout | Judge hits Roger Stone with full gag order | Google ends forced arbitration | Advertisers leave YouTube after report on pedophile ring 4 ways Hillary looms over the 2020 race Hillary Clinton met with Biden, Klobuchar to talk 2020: report MORE in 2015, aides told The Washington Post, keeping in line with his promise to be a “backstage adviser” to her White House run.

“He’s completely focused right now on the foundation,” Tina Flournoy, President Clinton’s chief of staff, told the paper.

“That does not mean that he does not realize his wife is running for president. But he is not directly engaged in the campaign. As he has said before, if his advice is asked for, he’s happy to give it.”

Aides told the Post that President Clinton also won't do any events this year, including appearances at fundraisers for Hillary Clinton's campaign or for super-PACs supporting her.

The former president was both a blessing and a curse for Hillary Clinton’s 2008 campaign.

While he helped draw supporters and was effective on the stump, he, at times, made controversial comments about then-Sen. Barack ObamaBarack Hussein Obama4 ways Hillary looms over the 2020 race Obama goes viral after sporting black bomber jacket with '44' on sleeve at basketball game Obama attends UNC-Duke basketball game MORE that were seen as hurting her candidacy.

Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonInviting Kim Jong Un to Washington Howard Schultz must run as a Democrat for chance in 2020 Trump says he never told McCabe his wife was 'a loser' MORE is like nuclear energy,” David Axelrod, a former top Obama aide, told the Post.

“If you use it properly, it can be enormously helpful and proactive. If you misuse it, it can be catastrophic.”