Former Secretary of State, United States of America, Hillary Clinton on Sunday announced that she would seek the Democratic nomination for president in 2016.
Clinton made the announcement via a video message published on her new campaign website.
“I’m running for president,” the former first lady says in the video.
“Americans have fought their way back from tough economic times, but the deck is still stacked in favor of those at the top. Everyday Americans need a champion, and I want to be that champion so you can do more than just get by. You can get ahead and stay ahead. Because when families are strong, America is strong.”
“So I’m hitting the road to earn your vote. Because it’s your time and I hope you’ll join me on this journey.”
She also took to micro-blogging platform, Twitter to make her intention of becoming the first female leader of the free world public.
I’m running for president. Everyday Americans need a champion, and I want to be that champion. –H https://t.co/w8Hoe1pbtC
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) April 12, 2015