Wyclef 'optimistic' About Presidential Bid

Wyclef 'optimistic' about presidential bid

A day before Haiti's election commission is scheduled to make a decision on whether Wyclef Jean is eligible to run for president, the hip-hop artist met with Haitian President Rene Preval and is "optimistic," according to an advisor.

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