Hillary Clinton’s Run

Hillary Clinton

Hillary’s rise to the Presidency


Important Fast-Facts:

  • Attended Wellesley College and Yale Law School
  • In 1964, Clinton first worked on the presidential campaign of Republican candidate, Barry Goldwater
  • Clinton has been named one of the 100 most influential lawyers in the U.S
  • On February 6, 2000, Clinton announced her candidacy for the U.S Senate
  • On May 16, 2000, Clinton accepted the nomination of the New York State Democratic Party of the U.S Senate.
  • On January 21, 2009, Clinton is confirmed as Secretary of State
  • On April 12, 2015, Clinton officially announces that she is running for president
  • On July 26, 2016, Clinton is named the Democratic Party nominee for President of the United States


Hillary Clinton’s plans if chosen for President


Hopes to reform with a path to full and equal citizenship for all immigrants and

wants to keep illegal immigrant families together.


Has stood up for Planned Parenthood and women’s access to to critical Health Services, including safe legal abortion


Hopes to fight against the gun lobby and keep guns away from terrorists, domestic abusers, and other violent criminals.

Foreign Policy:

Wants to keep Americans safe and to defend our values. Hopes to have a cutting- edge military, strength with alliances, and being wise with rivals. Clinton hopes to defeat Isis and enforces the Iran nuclear deal.

Wants to close corporate tax loopholes and make sure the rich can not pay lower rates than middle-class families. Also hopes to give tax relief to working families who are struggling with costs from college to healthcare.


Famous Hillary Clinton Quotes:

  1. “ If I want to knock a story of the front page, I just change my hairstyle.”
  2. “ If a country does not recognize minority rights and human rights, you will not have the kind of stability and prosperity that is possible.”
  3. “There’s a difference between fair game and playing games.”