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Bill Clinton calls Hillary a 'change-maker' at DNC

6 years 4 months 1 day ago Tuesday, July 26 2016 Jul 26, 2016 July 26, 2016 9:57 PM July 26, 2016 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: APNewsNow
Image: Washington Post

PHILADELPHIA - The "best darn change-maker I've met in my entire life."

That's how former President Bill Clinton is describing his wife as he lays out her life story in a speech at the Democratic National Convention.

He cites her work as first lady in winning congressional approval for a children's health insurance program and a bill that made it easy for parents to adopt children.

The 42nd president tells the crowd that Hillary Clinton worked with Republican House leader and fierce Clinton critic Tom Delay on the adoption bill.

Bill Clinton says she did it because "she's a change-maker. That's what she does."

Among those in the crowd are Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Chelsea Clinton - seated with the North Dakota delegation.

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