Posted by Melissa McEwan at Monday, June 06, 2016
"My supporters are passionate. They are committed. They have voted for me in great numbers across our country for many reasons. One of those reasons is their belief that having a woman president will make a great statement, a historic statement. It's really emotional. I am someone who has been very touched and really encouraged by this extraordinary conviction people have. ...And I do think it will make a big difference for a father or a mother to be able to look at their daughter, just like they can look at their son, and say, 'You can be anything you want to be in this country, including President of the United States.'"—Hillary Clinton, on the campaign trail today.