As First Lady of the United States, Clinton led the unsuccessful effort to enact the Clinton health care plan of 1993.
In 19, she helped create the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
Following the September 11 terrorist attacks, she voted to approve the war in Afghanistan.
She also voted for the Iraq Resolution (a vote she later said she regretted).
She took a leading role in investigating the health issues faced by 9/11 first responders.
She further voted against the Bush tax cuts, and against drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Running for president in 2008, she won far more delegates than any previous female candidate, but lost the Democratic nomination to Barack Obama. She helped organize a diplomatic isolation and international sanctions regime against Iran, in an effort to force curtailment of that country's nuclear program; this would eventually lead to the multinational Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action agreement in 2015.
; born October 26, 1947) is an American politician who served as the 67th United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013, and was the Democratic Party's nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election. After serving as a congressional legal counsel, she moved to Arkansas and married Bill Clinton in 1975.Born in Chicago and raised in the suburban town of Park Ridge, Illinois, Clinton attended Wellesley College, graduating in 1969, and earned a J. In 1977, she co-founded Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families.