Former US presidential candidate from the Democratic Party, Hillary Clinton announced the creation of a new political organization to support those initiatives which it put forward during the election campaign.
The corresponding statement was published on Monday, Clinton page on Twitter.
We're launching Onward Together to encourage people to get involved, organize, and even run for office. https://t.co/8exooosvZ5
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) May 15, 2017
The new organization is called Onward Together. “We are launching Onward Together, people were encouraged and participated in the political process, to coordinate their activities and even put forward their candidacy for the elections”, – he wrote to Clinton.
Onward Together on the official site states that its mission is to promote the ideas that supported the presidential elections held in the nearly 66 million people who voted for Clinton, as well as the whole “progressive values”.
The election campaign of former Secretary of State under the slogan Stronger Together. According to the TV channel Fox News, the creation of a new organization means that “Clinton officially returned to politics.”
In the elections of 2016 Clinton won 65.8 million votes, while Republican candidate Donald Trump -. 62.9 million, however, the US presidential elections indirect, and on election day November 8 citizens, supporting one of the candidates for the highest state post, actually chose the members of the electoral college of the party that nominated that candidate.
The victory eventually went to Trump as he secured 304 votes in the board, and Clinton – 227.