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During Obama’s first term she was to be Secretary of State, and she was confirmed by the Senate in January 2009. She was at the forefront of the U.S. response to the Arab Spring, including advocating for the U.S. military intervention in Libya. As Secretary of State, she took responsibility for security lapses related to the 2012 Benghazi attack, which resulted in the deaths of American consulate personnel, but defended her personal actions in regard to the matter. Ironically this was the first topic that was being discussed in this interview as breaking news had it that Ahmed Abu Khatallah a suspect in the attack has been arrested in Libya.
In her interview with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour, Ms. Clinton narrated hard choices she has made in relation to her politics, her advocates and even her very personal options. Pick her brain as she answers hard and persistent questions from Christiane, the audience and from social media.
Hillary Clinton CNN Town Hall Interview 6/17/2014 (Part 1)
In her new book Hard Choices, Hillary Rodham Clinton’s chronicled the inside account of the crises, choices, and challenges she faced during her four years as America’s 67th Secretary of State, and how those experiences drive her view of the future.
“All of us face hard choices in our lives,” Hillary Rodham Clinton writes at the start of this personal chronicle of years at the center of world events. “Life is about making such choices. Our choices and how we handle them shape the people we become.”
Hillary Clinton CNN Town Hall Interview 6/17/2014 (Part 2)
Ironically speaking this likeable tough and smart lady is facing yet another of those Hard Choices, which is to be a loving grandma of another grandchild or to become another first in American history, the first female president of the United State of America.