Ken Cuccinelli On Dave Brat: ‘He’s A Conservative Professor So He’s Covered By The Endangered Species Act’

June 15, 2014 | 4:03 PM EDT

Ken Cuccinelli, former Attorney General and Republican Gubernatorial candidate in Virginia, poked fun at supposed "juggernaut" Hillary Clinton and offered praise to GOP congressional candidate Dave Brat. Appearing as a guest on NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday, June 15, Cuccinelli commended Brat and how he "connected when he talked about issues. He’s an economics professor...he's a conservative professor so he's covered by the Endangered Species Act."