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Clinton’s Campaign Manager Defends Foreign Foundation Money

  • Suggests foundation isn’t ready to put in protections now
  • Won’t commit to answering questions on e-mails before election
Robby Mook, campaign manager for 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, listens during a Bloomberg Politics interview in Manchester, New Hampshire, U.S., on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. 'We're going to fight as hard as we can to close that gap' with Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, Mook said. Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Robby Mook, campaign manager for 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, listens during a Bloomberg Politics interview in Manchester, New Hampshire, U.S., on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. 'We're going to fight as hard as we can to close that gap' with Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, Mook said. Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Days after the Clinton Foundation said it would stop accepting donations from corporations and foreign entities if Hillary Clinton becomes president, her campaign manager defended the organization’s fundraising after criticism from Republicans and even some Democrats.

“Over 10 million people around the world get important AIDS medication, life-saving AIDS and HIV medication, because of the foundation,” Robby Mook said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union.”