Hillary Clinton launches new political action group


Hillary Clinton launches new political action group
  1. Hillary Clinton launches new political action group
    theindianpanorama.com
    WASHINGTON (TIP): Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has launched a new political action organisation to fight against US President Donald Trump’s agenda and raise funds for five prominent progressive groups. “I believe more fiercely than ever that citizen engagement at every level is central to a strong and vibrant democracy,” Clinton said announcing the launch of her group ‘Onward Together’. “More [̷…
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WASHINGTON (TIP): Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has launched a new political action organisation to fight against US President Donald Trump’s agenda and raise funds for five prominent progressive groups.

“I believe more fiercely than ever that citizen engagement at every level is central to a strong and vibrant democracy,” Clinton said announcing the launch of her group ‘Onward Together’. “More than ever, I believe citizen engagement is vital to our democracy. I’m so inspired by everyone stepping up to organise and lead,” the former Secretary of State, said to her supporters as she urged them to contribute to the “remarkable” spirit of political activism…

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    Motherjones.com - Politics
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    Pbs.org - Politics
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    Mcclatchydc.com - Politics
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    Mcclatchydc.com - Politics
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    Mcclatchydc.com - Politics
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    Ballot-access.org - Politics
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    Breitbart.com - Politics
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    Breitbart.com - Politics
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    Ctnewsjunkie.com - Politics
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    MiamiHerald-Politics
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    Events.baltimoresun.com - Politics
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    Wnyc.org - Politics
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    Thehill.com - Politics
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