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Bill Clinton
Former U.S. President
United States
William Jefferson "Bill" Clinton was the 42nd President of the United States, serving from 1993 to 2001. Before his presidency, Mr. Clinton served nearly twelve years as the 50th and 52nd Governor of Arkansas. He was a New... William Jefferson "Bill" Clinton was the 42nd President of the United States, serving from 1993 to 2001. Before his presidency, Mr. Clinton served nearly twelve years as the 50th and 52nd Governor of Arkansas. He was a New Democrat politician and was mainly responsible for the Third Way philosophy of governance that came to epitomize his two terms as President.

After leaving office, Mr. Clinton has been involved in public speaking and humanitarian work. He created the William J. Clinton Foundation to promote and address international causes. In 2004, he released a personal autobiography, My Life. His wife, Hillary Rodham Clinton, is the Junior United States Senator from the state of New York, where they both currently reside.

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  1. To continue to compete successfully in the global economy and to maintain our role as a world leader, the United States needs to ensure that its citizens develop a broad understanding of the world, proficiency in other languages, and knowledge of other cultures. America's leadership also depends on building ties with those who will guide the political, cultural, and economic development of their countries in the future. A coherent and coordinated international education strategy will help us meet the twin challenges of preparing our citizens for a global environment while continuing to attract and educate future leaders from abroad.
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