Father. Grandfather. 42nd President of the United States. Founder, Clinton Foundation. Follow @clintonfdn for more on our work around the world.
We have talked, tweeted, and delayed long enough. This is about who we are as a country, and what America will look like years from now. It’s time to reinstate the assault weapons ban and make background checks universal.
The world is closely watching the events in Hong Kong. I hope protestors’ right of peaceful assembly is met with dialogue, restraint, and respect.
Toni Morrison was a world-class human being. Her words stirred our souls & challenged our consciences to confront injustice, large or small, wherever it exists. How blessed we are that she gave us her gifts. Hillary and I are grateful for her life and the kindness she showed us.
Even as we protect free speech and assembly, we must condemn hatred, violence and white supremacy. #Charlottesville
On this Father’s Day I’m thinking of the thousands of children separated from their parents at the border. These children should not be a negotiating tool. And reuniting them with their families would reaffirm America’s belief in & support for all parents who love their children.
BREAKING: We just learned that the @ClintonCenter has been bugged.
Twenty-four years ago, I signed the Federal Assault Weapons Ban into law. It, along with other policies, led to a 33-year low in the murder rate. We’ve done it before—we should do it again.