Category: US President
Bill Clinton was born on the 19th of August in 1946 in Hope, Arkansas. As an American politician, Bill Clinton served the United States as its forty-second President from 1993 to 2001. Before elected as American President, Bill Clinton served two times as Arkansas Governor from 1979 to 1981 and then from 1983 to 1992. Bill Clinton also served as the Attorney General of Arkansas from 1977 to 1979. Being an affiliate of the Democratic Party, ideologically Bill Clinton was a New Democrat, and several of his policies mirrored a centrist Third Way attitude of governance.
Bill Clinton was born and grew up in Arkansas, and he became both a skilled musician and a student leader. Bill Clinton was a student of Georgetown University, where he was an associate of Kappa Kappa Psi, the National Honorary Band Fraternity, and of Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest honor culture for the liberal arts and sciences. Bill Clinton was awarded a Rhodes scholarship to continue his education in Oxford University.
Bill Clinton is married to the former U.S. Senator from New York and US Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton. Hillary Clinton worked as US Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013 and as US Senator from 2001 to 2009. Both Bill and Hillary Clinton graduated in law from the Yale Law School, where they met and started dating. As the Arkansas Governor, Bill Clinton overhauled the education system of the state, and presided over of the National Governors Association.
Bill Clinton was chosen as president during 1992, defeating current George H. W. Bush and became American President. At the age of 46, Bill Clinton was the third-youngest American president and the first of the generation of baby Boomer. Bill Clinton governed the longest phase of peacetime economic growth in the history of America, and signed into the Act, the Free Trade Agreement of North America. Subsequent to failing to overtake national health care transformation, the Democratic House was expelled when the Republican Party took the control of the Congress during 1994 for the opening time in 40 years.
After two years, Bill Clinton turned into the first Democrat ever since Franklin D. Roosevelt, who was twice to be chosen as president. Bill Clinton passed the State Children's Health Insurance Program and the welfare reform, offering health coverage for millions of kids. Bill Clinton was impeached in 1998 for perjury earlier than a grand jury and the hindrance of justice during a court case against him, both associated with a scandal involving a White House intern. Bill Clinton was acquitted by the U.S. Senate and served his complete term, concerning with the office. The office of the Congressional Budget reported a budget excess between 1998 and 2000, the final three years of the presidential term of Bill Clinton.
Bill Clinton left office with the maximum end-of-office support rating of any United States president since the Second World War. Since then, Bill Clinton has been concerned with the humanitarian work and public speaking. Bill Clinton formed the William J. Clinton Charity to deal with global reasons, such as the avoidance of global warming and AIDS. Bill Clinton released My Life, his autobiography in 2004. Bill Clinton has continued active in politics through campaigning for Democratic nominees, most particularly for the campaign of his wife for the Democratic presidential proposal of 2008, and then, for the presidential campaigns of Barack Obama in 2008 and 2012.