Essay about Barack Obama 's President Of The United States

2002 Words Oct 16th, 2016 9 Pages
Hillary Rodham Clinton is the Democratic Candidate running for the position of the President of the United States. The former first lady born on October 26, 1947 in Chicago Illinois, has always been an active advocate of the party. As a young woman she campaigned for the then Republican candidate nominee Barry Goldwater in 1964 and after listening to a powerful speech by Reverend Martin Luther Ling Jr she entered into public service and became a Democrat in 1968. Hilary graduated from Yale University with a degree in Law and then studied at the Yale Child Study Center where she took courses on children and medicine. She married her classmate Bill Clinton in 1975. Bill Clinton went on to become the President of the United States in 1993. Hilary Clinton was the first ever First Lady to ever win a public office seat and then to go on and become the U.S. secretary of State appointed by Barack Obama.
Clinton maintained her interest in children 's law and family policy during her young career as a lawyer, publishing the scholarly articles "Children 's Policies: Abandonment and Neglect" in 1977 and "Children 's Rights: A Legal Perspective" in 1979. The latter continued her argument that children 's legal competence depended upon their age and other circumstances and that in serious medical rights cases, judicial intervention was sometimes warranted. An American Bar Association chair later said, "Her articles were important, not because they were radically new but because they…

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