Is Meghan Markle already preparing a bid to be America’s first woman President? Duchess of Sussex will ‘use furore over Oprah interview to launch political career as she networks among Democrats’, claims senior Labour figure with strong links to Washington
- One senior Labour figure claimed she was networking among senior Democrats
- Networking said to be with view to building a campaign and fundraising teams
- In last US election, Harry and Meghan launched a thinly veiled attack at Trump
- If she made it to the White House, Meghan would be first female US President
Meghan Markle will use the furore over her interview with Oprah to launch a political career which could take her all the way to the White House, if rumours circulating around Westminster last week turn out to be accurate.
One senior Labour figure – a veteran of Tony Blair‘s Downing Street administration with strong links to Washington – claimed to The Mail on Sunday that Ms Markle, 39, was networking among senior Democrats with a view to building a campaign and fundraising teams for a tilt at the US Presidency.
Last night, a source close to the Duchess of Sussex declined to comment, but the couple have made little secret of their political beliefs.
One senior Labour figure claimed that Meghan Markle (pictured last year), 39, was networking among senior Democrats with a…