2016 Elections

Bill Clinton Plays Second Fiddle to a First Lady

Michelle Obama set a bar for testimonials about Hillary Clinton that not even the former president could match.

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Bill Clinton had a receptive audience when he took the stage on Day Two of the Democratic National Convention. The Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia was still ripe with the emotion stirred up earlier in the evening when his wife became the first woman presidential nominee of a major party.

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