Hillary Clinton

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Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (née Rodham; born October 26, 1947) is an American politician, diplomat, lawyer, writer, and public speaker.wikipedia
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2016 United States presidential election

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Clinton became the first woman to be nominated for president of the United States by a major political party when she won the Democratic Party nomination in 2016.
The Republican ticket of businessman Donald Trump and Indiana Governor Mike Pence defeated the Democratic ticket of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S. Senator from Virginia Tim Kaine, despite losing the popular vote.

Bill Clinton

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After serving as a congressional legal counsel, she moved to Arkansas and married future president Bill Clinton in 1975; the two had met at Yale.
He is the husband of former Secretary of State and former U.S. Senator Hillary Clinton.

Donald Trump

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She was the first woman to win the popular vote in an American presidential election, which she lost to Donald Trump. Clinton lost the presidential election to Republican opponent Donald Trump in the Electoral College despite winning a plurality of the popular vote.
He was elected in a surprise victory over Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, although he lost the popular vote.

2006 United States Senate election in New York

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She was re-elected in 2006.
Incumbent Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton won, by a more than two-to-one margin, a second term representing New York in the United States Senate.

2000 United States Senate election in New York

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In 2000, Clinton was elected as the first female senator from New York.
In the United States Senate election held in the State of New York on November 7, 2000, Hillary Rodham Clinton, then First Lady of the United States and the first First Lady to run for political office, defeated U.S. Representative Rick Lazio.

Hillary Clinton 2008 presidential campaign

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In 2008, Clinton ran for president but was defeated by eventual winner Barack Obama in the Democratic primaries.
Hillary Clinton was previously the First Lady of the United States and First Lady of Arkansas prior to her election as U.S. Senator from New York.

Wellesley College

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Raised in the Chicago suburb of Park Ridge, Clinton graduated from Wellesley College in 1969 and earned a Juris Doctor from Yale Law School in 1973.
Notable alumnae include Hillary Rodham Clinton, Madeleine Albright, Katharine Lee Bates, Cokie Roberts, Diane Sawyer, Nora Ephron, Pamela Melroy, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Soong Mei-ling, Diane Ravitch and Bing Xin.

Barack Obama

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In 2008, Clinton ran for president but was defeated by eventual winner Barack Obama in the Democratic primaries.
In 2008, he was nominated for president a year after his campaign began, after a close primary campaign against Hillary Clinton.

Hillary Clinton email controversy

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Her use of a private e-mail server during her time as Secretary of State was the subject of intense scrutiny; while no charges were filed against Clinton, the e-mail controversy was the single most covered topic during the 2016 presidential election.
During her tenure as United States Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton drew controversy by using a private email server for official public communications rather than using official State Department email accounts maintained on secure federal servers.

Hillary Clinton 2016 presidential campaign

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Clinton made a second presidential run in 2016.
Hillary Clinton was the 67th United States Secretary of State and served during the first term of the Obama administration, 2009 to 2013.

2008 Democratic Party presidential primaries

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In 2008, Clinton ran for president but was defeated by eventual winner Barack Obama in the Democratic primaries.
However, due to a close race between Obama and Senator Hillary Clinton of New York, the contest remained competitive for longer than expected, and neither candidate received enough pledged delegates from state primaries and caucuses to achieve a majority, without endorsements from unpledged delegates (superdelegates).

What Happened (Clinton book)

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Following her loss, she wrote her third memoir, What Happened, and launched Onward Together, a political action organization dedicated to fundraising for progressive political groups.
What Happened is a 2017 memoir by Hillary Clinton about her experiences as the Democratic Party's nominee and general election candidate for President of the United States in the 2016 election.

First Lady of the United States

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She served as First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, as a United States senator from New York from 2001 to 2009, and as the 67th United States secretary of state from 2009 until 2013.
There are four living former first ladies: Rosalynn Carter, wife of Jimmy Carter; Hillary Clinton, wife of Bill Clinton; Laura Bush, wife of George W. Bush; and Michelle Obama, wife of Barack Obama.

Hard Choices

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Upon leaving her Cabinet position after Obama's first term, she wrote her fifth book and undertook speaking engagements.
Hard Choices is a memoir of former United States Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, published by Simon & Schuster in 2014, giving her account of her tenure in that position from 2009-2013.

2016 United States elections

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Clinton lost the presidential election to Republican opponent Donald Trump in the Electoral College despite winning a plurality of the popular vote.
Republican businessman Donald Trump defeated Democratic former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the presidential election, while Republicans retained control of Congress.

Tim Kaine

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After winning the Democratic nomination, she ran in the general election with Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her running mate.
Hillary Clinton announced on July 22, 2016, that she had selected Kaine to be her vice presidential running mate in the 2016 presidential election, and the 2016 Democratic National Convention nominated him on July 27.

Tony Rodham

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Clinton has two younger brothers, Hugh and Tony.
Anthony Dean Rodham (August 8, 1954 – June 7, 2019) was an American consultant and businessman who was the youngest brother of Hillary Clinton and brother-in-law of former U.S. President Bill Clinton.

2012 Benghazi attack

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She was harshly criticized by Republicans for the failure to prevent or adequately respond to the 2012 Benghazi attack.
In her role as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton subsequently took responsibility for the security lapses.

Presidency of Barack Obama

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Clinton was U.S. secretary of state in the Obama Administration from 2009 to 2013.
In the 2008 Democratic primary, Obama faced Senator and former First Lady Hillary Clinton.

Maine South High School

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For her senior year, she and other students were transferred to the then new Maine South High School.
Since at least 1992 it has also received mention in national media as the alma mater of Hillary Clinton, a member of the school's first graduating class.

Dorothy Howell Rodham

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Her mother, Dorothy Howell, was a homemaker of Dutch, English, French Canadian (from Quebec), Scottish and Welsh descent.
Dorothy Emma Rodham (née Howell; June 4, 1919 – November 1, 2011) was an American homemaker and the mother of former First Lady, U.S. Senator, United States Secretary of State, and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.

Hugh Rodham (born 1950)

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Clinton has two younger brothers, Hugh and Tony.
Hugh Edwin Rodham (born May 16, 1950) is an American lawyer and former Democratic Party politician who is the only surviving brother of former New York Senator, First Lady, and Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and the brother-in-law of former U.S. President Bill Clinton.

Legal Services Corporation

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She was appointed the first female chair of the Legal Services Corporation in 1978 and became the first female partner at Little Rock's Rose Law Firm the following year.
In December 1977, President Jimmy Carter nominated Hillary Rodham to the board of directors of the LSC, for a term to expire in July 1980.

Park Ridge, Illinois

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Raised in the Chicago suburb of Park Ridge, Clinton graduated from Wellesley College in 1969 and earned a Juris Doctor from Yale Law School in 1973.
In 2016, former First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton campaigned as the Democratic candidate for President of the United States.

Hugh Rodham (born 1911)

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Her father, Hugh Rodham, was of English and Welsh descent, and managed a small but successful textile business, which he had founded.
Hugh Ellsworth Rodham (April 2, 1911 – April 7, 1993) was an American businessman, who was the father of former First Lady of the United States, United States Senator from New York, United States Secretary of State, and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton.