Twice-failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton weighed-in on her political future during a speaking event in Toronto Tuesday night; joking she may be considering a run for Canadian parliament instead of the Oval Office.
The former Secretary of State was speaking alongside her husband when she was pressed on whether she planned to launch a third-run for the White House in 2020.
“Is [this tour] because you’re testing the waters for a run at being President of the United States?” asked the moderator.
“I’m actually thinking about standing for Parliament here in Canada,” Clinton fired-back.
MEET THE CLINTONS: Bill and Hillary Play to Half Empty Arena, Tickets for as Low as $6.55
Bill and Hillary Clinton kicked-off their multi-city world tour in Toronto Wednesday night, speaking to a “half empty” arena and discussing a wide range of issues including climate change, America’s “compromised” leadership under President Trump, and more.
According to the Daily Mail, tickets were going for just $6.55 moments before the duo took the stage.
“Bill and Hillary Clinton launched their 13-city paid speaking tour in a Canadian hockey arena Tuesday evening, where there were banks of empty seats and the power couple accused President Trump of joining a Saudi ‘cover-up,’” writes the Daily Mail.
The former Secretary of State suffered a ‘major coughing fit’ at one point of the interview, prompting the top Obama official to put down her microphone and reach for water.
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MEET THE CLINTONS: Bill and Hillary to Tour US in 2019
Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton unveiled their joint tour this week; announcing multiple dates for speaking events across the United States later this year and into 2019.
The Clinton’s announced the multi-city tour, called “An Evening with President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton” Monday, with tickets going on sale Friday at 10am.
“The Clintons will kick off the trek Nov. 18 in Las Vegas at 5,200-seat Park Theater, the home for Cher’s residency and where Lady Gaga will launch her own residency later this year. They will visit Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena on Nov. 27, Montreal’s Bell Centre on Nov. 28 and Smart Financial Center in Sugar Land, Texas, on Dec. 4,” writes Yahoo News.
“Attendees will have the opportunity to hear one-of-a-kind conversations with the two leaders as they tell their stories from some of the most impactful moments in modern history. From the American presidency to the halls of the Senate and State Department, to one of the United States’ most controversial and unpredictable presidential elections, they provide a unique perspective on the past, and remarkable insight into where we go from here,” Live Nation said in a statement.
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