Carville: Biden hasn't had the best track record running for president
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Democratic strategist James Carville in an interview broadcast Sunday blasted a potential 2016 White House run by Vice President Biden.

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"He's done it twice, and he hasn't had the best track record doing it," the longtime Clinton adviser told host John Catsimatidis on “The Cats Roundtable” on AM 970 in New York.

Biden met with Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Saturday in Washington, D.C., CNN reported, amid buzz he is seriously weighing a 2016 Oval Office bid.

It has been seen as the biggest indicator yet that Biden is seriously tempted by a presidential run next year.

"I don't hold to any illusions that this is going to be some kind of an easy straight shot open thing," Carville said on Sunday of Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonHillicon Valley: Facebook civil rights audit finds 'serious setbacks' | Facebook takes down Roger Stone-affiliated accounts, pages | State and local officials beg Congress for more elections funds OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Sanders-Biden climate task force calls for carbon-free power by 2035 | Park Police did not record radio transmissions during June 1 sweep of White House protesters | Court upholds protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears GOP Miami mayor does not commit to voting for Trump MORE’s campaign.

Carville also dismissed the controversy surrounding Clinton’s use of a private email server while secretary of State, saying, "The press goes from one thing to another, and it never amounts to anything ... At the end of the day, they'll find out there wasn't anything to this."

Carville also blasted The Washington Post for its coverage of Clinton, saying it "needs some adult supervision ... It's journalism run amuck."

Carville also said he “can’t get enough” of GOP presidential candidate Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpKimberly Guilfoyle reports being asymptomatic and 'feeling really pretty good' after COVID-19 diagnosis Biden says he will rejoin WHO on his first day in office Lincoln Project offers list of GOP senators who 'protect' Trump in new ad MORE.

“He's a pretty damn good salesman."