Lauren Gerson / Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
Apr 14

Commemorating the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Last week, President Bill Clinton joined President Barack Obama and former Presidents George W. Bush and Jimmy Carter to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas.

Building Partnerships to Strengthen Haiti’s Economic Recovery

Sep 18, 2012
Yesterday, President Clinton visited Port-au-Price, Haiti, to see the progress of programs and announce new partnerships, which support the Clinton Foundation’s goals of capacity building, economic development and job creation. During his trip, President Clinton visited the Haiti Hotel School, the only hospitality school...

Remembering 9/11

Sep 11, 2012
As we remember 9/11, we honor those who we lost and thank those who serve and protect our country. Last year, President Clinton joined President George W. Bush, Vice President Joe Biden, and Representative John Boehner at the Flight 93 Memorial Dedication in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Read the text of President Clinton's speech below. Before President Bush came up to speak, I asked...

Africa 2012: Day 1 Recap

Jul 16, 2012
Yesterday in Johannesburg, President Clinton visited Ikusasalethu, a City Year service site, where the City Year team was repainting old shipping containers that are used for afterschool tutoring and meals programs. View a gallery of the visit. President Clinton helped launched City Year South Africa in 2005 with Nelson Mandela, and in 2006, through the Clinton Global Initiative...