Hillary Clinton, a NY junior Senator is running in the United States presidential election for 2008. She has been a newsmaker for a long time. Hillary Clinton graduated from Yale Law School in 1970 and she became a partner of Rose Law Firm, their first female partner. She was also named 1 of the most influential lawyers in the United States. As First Lady of Arkansas, she served from 1979 to 1981 and from 1983 to 1992. She also serves as the First Lady of the United Stated, from 1993 to 2001. She began her first term in the United States senate in 2001. She sits on several Committees: Armed Services, Environment and Public Works, Health, Education, Labor and Pensions and the Special Committee on Aging.
Hillary Rodham Clinton is married to Bill Clinton, the 42nd US President. She is a member of the Democratic Party. Besides her traditional role of First Lady, she was involved in policy-making, directly during her husband's presidency. She headed the Children's Health Insurance Program and the Adoption and Safe Families Act, besides heading a task force that proposed a health care plan.
Her campaign revolves around providing accessible health care and affordable to all Americans, to end the war in Iraq and restoring the US standing in the world. More issues and information can be found at Hillary Clinton's website.
Hillary Clinton could be the next US president. She is a candidate based on her years of public service and activism. If the public agree on most, if not all of her issues, she will be the first woman in the White House.