Hilary Clinton

Hilary Clinton

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton was born in October 26, 1947. She is an American politician and  67th United States Secretary of State under President Barack Obama. She is a native of Chicago Illinois, and graduated in 1969 to become the first student speaker. Then she attended Yale Law School in 1973. She married Bill Clinton in 1975 as he was also an active politician and a law person as well. She served the United States office from January 21, 2009 – February 1, 2013. She remained the first lady of United States from January 20, 1993 – January 20, 2001. Since 1968 she has been a part of democratic party.She has a beautiful daughter with Clinton named Chelsea.Her religion is Methodism.

Education And Early Life

She was a successful business woman in her early life running a textile company. She was a favorite student of teachers in school and a girl scout. She shaped into a good politician in the Wesley College when she leaded the Youth Republicans. She went to Yales Law School for post graduate studies.

She developed personal friendship with Bill Clinton in 1971 when they dated and Clinton lived with her in California by postponing his major plans. Clinton knew she had a bright political career and she asked Clinton to marry her. The marriage was held in 1975 in their living room.

She became the first lady of Arkansas in January 1979 when Bill became the governor. She received great national attention in 1992 when Bill had first became the president. She was a major contributor to his presidential campaign.

First United States Lady

She played a great supportive role to her president husband Clinton as the first lady of United States. She supported Clinton in his policies and his controversies. She increased the funding for National Institute of Health and reported the illnesses in Gulf War. She focused a lot on child care and child birth during late 90s when Clinton held conferences in White House. She travelled to 79 countries with Clinton as first lady which is a record. She visited India and Pakistan in 1995 alone for improving relationships.

Support For Clinton And Women Community

During the 1998 Monica Lewinsky controversy with her husband, he went through a lot of mental stress and allegations. He was publically humiliated for his acts but Hilary said it was a part of conspiracy.

She became an icon for the women of America and a role model for the world. Women deeply admired her in the first lady role and her passion to empower women. She was a cheerful, fully alive and extremely positive influence among the women in politics.She was also a member of Commission of Security from 2001 to 2009. She supported Afghan women against the terrorism attacks of 2001 under Taliban government.

She was nominated as the leading woman for the presidency in 2008 as no woman in America holds that privilege before. She did pretty well in the elections but was not able to overcome the lead of Obama.In November 2008 Clinton discussed with Obama her role as the US Secretary of State. It was a difficult but exciting adventure for her according to Clinton. She accepted it with a smile.

She remained very active with Pakistani students in discussions and participated in talk shows. She developed a good relationship with Obama without the power struggle and domination.Her presence greatly led Clinton and Obama develop good alliance for foreign policies. She was the post trust able person according to the President Obama. In 2010 the marriage of her daughter Chelsea occurred which  got lot of media attention.

Post 2011 To Present

The US special forces raided Pakistan for the search of Osama Bin Laden. Clinton mentioned that this may lead to negativities with relationships with nuclear power Pakistan. But the death of Bin Laden in 2012 finished this threat. Hilary suffered from a blood clot in 2012 in her sinus which needed hospitalization. She made a full recovery afterwards and she appeared in House Select Committee on Benghazi in 2015.

She had become a private citizen of America after the departure from her office. They formed the Bill, Hilary and Clinton Foundation in 2013 where the family focused on child development activities in America. She also started partnership with Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation to empower the women and girls together.In April 2015, She announced that she would go for presidential elections of 2016 in America.

Image of Hilary

Almost 50 books have been written about Hilary for her accomplishments and boosted her image as a scholar.Illinois and MgGill University professors of history wrote biographies of Hilary which reflected her values and lifestyle.




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