Former US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton On Sunday, April 12, 2015 officially confirmed her intention to seek the Democratic Party nomination to run for the office of President in 2016.
Speaking via a video released on her new campaign website, the former Senator announces that she was running for President.
Clinton – a former First Lady for the US and the state of Arkansas, during her husband, Bill’s tenure as President and Governor respectively – also spoke through her official Twitter page:
I'm running for president. Everyday Americans need a champion, and I want to be that champion. –H https://t.co/w8Hoe1pbtC
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) April 12, 2015
Her campaign manager, John Podesta also sent mails to voters telling them that Clinton was running for office, adding that she was heading to Iowa to meet with voters.