A biography of president william jefferson clinton

He met his wife, Hillary Rodhamat Yale. After one of the most contentious presidential races in U. InClinton ran for Governor of Arkansas and won. At the same time, Clinton favored the death penalty and put in place welfare reforms designed to put recipients back to work.

At the end of the fiscal year September 30 for each of the years a surplus was recorded, The U. He earned his name the "Comeback Kid" for coming back and being elected governor for the second time.

House of Representatives.

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Next, he went to Yale University to earn his law degree. Clinton was only 32 years old when he took office, the youngest governor in the country at the time and the second youngest governor in the history of Arkansas.

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In the world, he successfully dispatched peace keeping forces to war-torn Bosnia and bombed Iraq when Saddam Hussein stopped United Nations inspections for evidence of nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons. However, he did help Israel and Jordan achieve an historic peace treaty and assisted in the creation of an accord between Israel and the Palestinians.

At just 31 years old, he was one of the youngest gubernatorial candidates in the state's history.

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Bill Clinton: Life Before the Presidency