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President Bill Clinton

One final, unforgettable moment from last week’s CGI meetings in New York…

[hupso title=”@billclinton on @CNN: #FairFoodProgram brilliant, adds you ought to put the pedal to the metal” url=””]   In CNN interview, President Clinton calls the Fair Food Program, “brilliant,” adds, “You’ve got a success model, and you ought to put the pedal to the metal…” Last week’s ceremony at which the CIW was honored with the 2014 Clinton Global Citizen Award was a night that will not soon be forgotten.  But the three days that followed the award ceremony — the actual business end of the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting — were every bit as exciting.  Here’s a thumbnail […]

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President Bill Clinton, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton honor CIW with Global Citizen Award!

[hupso title=”NEW POST: @BillClinton, @HillaryClinton honor @CIW with @GlobalCitizen Award” url=””] President Bill Clinton calls CIW’s Fair Food Program “the most astonishing thing politically happening in the world we’re living in today” On Sunday, September 21, 2014, President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton honored the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) for “defending the human rights of farmworkers across the United States”. The Global Citizen Award was presented to the CIW by actress and activist Eva Longoria. The CIW received the Award alongside actor Leonardo DiCaprio and Atifete Jahjaga, the President of Kosovo. President Barack Obama will also […]

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