He says he has lots of differences with Hillary, but the tenor of the attacks on her bother him, and he wants to save ammo for the Republicans. Yes, he’s angling for a spot in the second Clinton administration.
UPDATE: Jennifer suggests below that he’s angling for VP. Keep in mind that even if he doesn’t get the veep slot, Richardson will still be in the running for some other position in the Clinton administration (perhaps Secretary of State), so he has that much more incentive to pull punches.
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