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Hillary Rodham Clinton

Vocabulary

Early Life

  1. Where was Hillary Rodham Clinton born?

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  1. Before college what were Clinton’s political views?

Who were her views influenced by?

How was she politically active before college?

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  1. When did Clinton’s political views change? Name 3 people she looked up to politically?

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  1. Where did Clinton go to law school?  What social issues were the most important to her?

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  1. Where did Hillary meet Bill Clinton?

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Pre-candidacy

  1. When did Clinton move to Arkansas? What were 3 jobs she held while living in Arkansas?

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  1. When was Hillary and Bill’s daughter born? What is her name?

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  1. What types of programs did Clinton run while Bill was Governor of Arkansas?

Did she get any special jobs or receive any special awards?

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  1. What types of criticism did Clinton receive during Bill’s bid for presidency? Why?

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  1. What task force was Clinton appointed to while Bill was in office?

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  1. What political position did Clinton run for in 1999?

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Candidacy

  1. What issues did Clinton argue for during her time as a senator?

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  1. When did Clinton first try to run for president?

What party did she run for?

Who were her opponents in the presidential primary?

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  1. After her first bid at the presidency what position did Obama appoint Clinton to?

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  1. When did Clinton announce she would run again for president? Who did she run against in the presidential primary?

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  1. Who is Hillary Clintons running mate (vice-presidential selection)?

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  1. What republican candidate is she running against?

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References

  1. Where did you find the answers to these questions? Please include web address.