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Like old times Hillary Clinton campaigns for Donna Shalala in South Florida

 

In an event that seems like a reprise of the 1990s, former first lady Hillary Clinton will join former Clinton Cabinet Secretary Donna Shalala Wednesday at a fundraiser for Shalala’s congressional campaign. “Hillary Rodham Clinton Joins Donna Shalala in South Florida,” reads the press release from the Democratic campaign for the 27th Congressional District of Florida, announcing the event at the Coral Gables Woman’s Club.

Shalala is running for office for the first time at the age of 77, after a career as an educator and in posts she was appointed to by the Clintons. She was secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services from 1993-2001, and ran the Clinton Foundation for two years starting in 2015.

Although Hillary Clinton is not on any ballot this election cycle, she is a presence. An effective fundraiser for Democrats — appearing at events in San Francisco, Chicago and New York in recent months — she has also raised enormous sums for the Republicans, albeit inadvertently. As soon as she first said she might campaign during the midterms the Republican National Campaign Committee released digital ads of her infamous characterization of some Trump supporters as “deplorable” and “backwards.” Read more

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Like old times Hillary Clinton campaigns for Donna Shalala in South Florida

Like old times Hillary Clinton campaigns for Donna Shalala in South Florida

Like old times Hillary Clinton campaigns for Donna Shalala in South Florida

Like old times Hillary Clinton campaigns for Donna Shalala in South Florida

Like old times Hillary Clinton campaigns for Donna Shalala in South Florida

Like old times Hillary Clinton campaigns for Donna Shalala in South Florida

Like old times Hillary Clinton campaigns for Donna Shalala in South Florida