‘Free Beacon’ Montage: Bill and Hillary Clinton - The Golden Years
Bill and Hillary Clinton: The Golden Years (The Washington Free Beacon)
Bill and Hillary Clinton have reached the golden years of their lives and have decided to use them to launch another presidential campaign. The Clinton’s have been in public service since 1976 when Bill was elected as the Arkansas Attorney General. When Bill was the young age of 32, he was elected governor of Arkansas and Hillary became the state’s first lady. Due to Bill’s youth, he was often referred to as “Boy Governor.”
The Clinton name became became known world-wide when Bill was elected as president in 1992. Hillary served as first lady where she pushed for health care reform that became known as “Hillarycare.” She failed in her push for health care reform but that didn’t prevent her from advocating other pieces of her husband’s agenda.
In 1998, Bill Clinton became the second president ever to face impeachment over theMonica Lewinsky scandal. The scandal took a toll on the Clintons and the Democrat party. A few years later, then Texas Governor George W. Bush beat Vice-President Al Gore in the presidential election. Although the scandal didn’t seem to have the same effect on Hillary. She was became a New York senator.