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Secretary Clinton’s Upcoming Travel

June 28, 2011

Tomorrow Secretary Clinton departs for Hungary and then Lithuania and they have announced that after that she will be going directly to Madrid:

Secretary Clinton to Travel to Madrid, Spain

Following her travel to Hungary and Lithuania, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will travel to Madrid, Spain, July 1-2, 2011. In Madrid, Secretary Clinton will underscore the close partnership and friendship the United States and Spain enjoy, based on shared values and common interests. The Secretary will meet with Spanish President José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero and Foreign Minister Trinidad Jiménez to discuss a range of issues including Afghanistan, North Africa, and the Middle East, and trade, investment and the economy.

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  1. clarenceswinneyburlington nc permalink
    July 8, 2011 1:33 pm

    113 Reasons I admire Bil Clinton
    113 Reasons why I Admire President Clintonby swinney
    Tried to get Universal Health Care National Health Care Costs rising at 10% per annum. Cut to 3%

    Deficit Reduction Package Crime Bill 100,000 cops on street–crime down down down

    Welfare Reform– Mend do not end. GOP helped big time 80% increase in child welfare payments

    Job Growth-Record 236,000 per month. (Reagan/Bush 167,000)

    Largest percentage of Americans working in history

    Largest Home Ownership in history

    Record number of small business formations

    Tax Cut for 15 million working families

    Family and Medical Leave Act

    Defense Reinvest and Conversion–Bush enjoying weapons created by Clinton

    Direct loan programs for students

    Guts to put promises in a book “Putting People First”-58 promises in book. Took action on 56 in first two years.

    Second best record in history for getting legislation through Congress in first to years. LBJ number one.
    Declassified and released to the public scrutiny more classified documents than all presidents combined.

    Reinvented Government–cut payroll Fewest number of civilians on federal payroll in 36 years

    Attacked cop killing nasty rifle association.

    Attacked the cancer inducing tobacco industry

    Promoted a global effort to ban abusive forms of child labor Loan 12.8 Billion to Mexico.

    Made 800 Million profit. Kept Mexico afloat.

    Wash. Post kept list of campaign promises. 162. Took action on 96% in first two years.

    Took on prejudice toward other Americans in military Took on his own Southern Baptist Church

    Hard smart work in Middle East and Bosnia-Kosovo

    Honored with all of the following: Dove of Peace Award Rabin-Peres Peace Award Gandhi Peace Award Order of Good Hope Award Nominated for Nobel Peace Award Northern Ireland Peace Agreement Lifeaholics of America Award for Quarter Century “Working for a Life Not Just A Living”.

    First President to visit Northern Ireland Cleanup of Toxic sites.

    Record Increasing weekly earnings

    Shoo Shoo Saddam get away from Kuwait

    Stopping Haitians from drowning enroute to freedom

    First to visit South Africa

    First to make a determined effort to help the African continent come together and grow together

    Taxing top 1.2% of very wealthy to get Zoom Zoom Boom economy

    Stopping Republicans in the House from raiding Medicare of 181 Billion

    Stopping Republicans raid on

    Medicaid Stopping Republicans raid on education

    Stopping Republicans attack on environment

    Largest increase in Education funding since GI Bill

    Increased funding for Head Start

    Nafta.. A success until the Peso went south

    Submitting 8 budgets close to rate of inflation

    Brady Bill Gaat Assault Weapons Ban

    Telling Japan “You take our auto parts or we will apply tariffs on you

    California Desert Protection Forest Management

    Plan for Northwest

    Restoration of Florida Everglades

    Preservation of land in Utah

    Major increase in funding for homeless Motor Voter Act Lobbying Reform Effort.

    Handshake with Newt who reneged Pressure to get Campaign Finance Reform.

    National Export Strategy. Unbelievable success.

    Over 250 Trade pacts

    Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Pact

    Summit of Americas

    Super 301

    Chemical Weapons Ban Treaty.

    Bottom Up Review of Military

    Agreement with Cuba to stop flow of immigrants to USA.


    Reduced Nuclear Threat Around the World

    Community Banking Act

    FEMA used as an active participant and a leader in disaster relief

    Tax on well off social security beneficiaries

    100,000 new teachers effort 5,000 new classroom effort

    50% of classes thru K-12 on internet

    Fourth Graders improvement on world tests

    Lifetime Learning Opportunity Program

    Controls on Spending and Borrowing

    Pension Protection Act of 1994

    Record high consumer confidence

    Very, very, very low Misery Index

    National Agenda on Racial Prejudices

    First to get African-American unemployment under 10%

    Balanced Budget

    Record Corporate profits

    Record Bank profits

    Record Savings and Loan profits

    Never whining despite non-sop smears and attacks

    Not having a Mean Bone in his body per Historian David Maraniss

    Not knowing how to hate

    Classing others as “opponents” not “enemies”

    Inviting your attackers to the White House functions

    Inviting your defeated opponent Bob Dole to visit troops at Christmas

    A national attack on hate crimes

    Fighting to protect “legal” immigrants from Republicans in the House.

    Fighting hard for Fast Track legislation

    Kennedy and Kassenbaum Portability of Insurance

    Lowest interest rates in 30 years Allowing millions of homeowners to refinance home loans at lower (much) rates

    Lowest unemployment in 25 years

    Lowest inflation in 25 years

    Lowest welfare rolls in 27 years

    Lowest crime Rates in 25 years

    First balanced budget sent to Congress in 29 years

    Protecting worker pensions (repeat?)

    Opposed ban on “Late Term Abortions”

    A stock market which passed a 1,000 mark six times

    Greatest growth in federal revenues in history

    Played Saxophone and Smoked Peace Pipe, instead of beating War Drums like_

    One of History’s all time workers for Peace

    President in a year when Fortune Magazine classified it as “Greatest Economy in the History of the world”

    Popularity jump in the midst of a scandal.

    President with highest peacetime popularity in Asia, Africa, Russia and Europe.

    Highest popularity of any president at end of fifth year in office

    One of the most highly regarded First Lady in History.

    One of the most highly regarded Vice-President in History

    A Lifetime of Treating all Persons with Respect


  2. clarenceswinneyburlington nc permalink
    July 8, 2011 1:35 pm

    GDP–rose from 6300 to 11,600
    NATIONAL INCOME-5,000 to 8,000 Billion–took 20 years to grow 2500B before Clinton
    JOBS CREATED–over 22 million–record by far
    AVERAGE WEEKLY HOURS WORKED–never hit 35.0–hit that  mark 4 times in 80’s
    UNEMPLOYMENT–from 7.2% down down down to 3.9%
    WELFARE TO WORK—11,533,710 on federal roll in 1996 and 3,880,321 in 2007.
    MINIMUM WAGE–$4.25 to $5.15
    MINORITIES–did exceedingly well
    HOME OWNERSHIP–hit all time high
    DEFICIT–290 Billion to whoopee a SURPLUS
    DEBT—-+28%—300% increase over prior12 years
    FEDERAL SPENDING–+28%—80% under Reagan- who da true conservative?
    DOW JONES AVERAGE–3,500 to 10,800  all it’s history to get to 3500 and
    Clinton-Gore zooms it
    NASDAQ–700 to 5,000—all of it’s history to get to 700 and Clinton-Gore zooms it
    VALUES INDEXES– almost all bad went down–good went up in zoom zoom zoom
    FOREIGN AFFAIRS–Peace on Earth good will toward each other—Mark of a true Christian–what has Bush done to Peace on Earth?
    POPULARITY—highest poll ratings  in history during peacetime in  AFRICA, ASIA AND EUROPE even 98.5% in Moscow–left office with highest gallup rating since it was started in 1920’s.
    STAND UP FOR JUSTICE–evil conservatives spent $110,000,000 on hearings and investigations and caught— ONE— very evil man who took a few plane rides to events.
    BOW YOUR HEADS–Thank you God for sending two men of Bill Clinton-Al Gore character, intelligence, knowledge of governance, ability to face up to crises without whimpering and great leaders of the world.—list of 114 great things

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