facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Caroline Kennedy wants Hillary Clinton to run in 2016

The U.S. ambassador to Japan said she "hopes" Hillary Clinton will decide to run for president.
By Kate Stanton   |   April 24, 2014 at 9:56 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
TOKYO, April 24 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy, now the U.S. ambassador to Japan, recently told ABC News' Jonathan Karl that she would support Hillary Clinton's bid for president -- if she ever decides to run.

“I know it sounds like a cliché, but two years is a really long time in politics,” Kennedy, 56, told Karl.

Kennedy mentioned that news of Chelsea Clinton's pregnancy might play a role in Hillary's decision.

"I’m sure she’s looking forward to being a grandmother, I know she’s got to decide soon. So, so you know I hope so."

When asked about her presidential ambitions, Clinton has only said that she's "thinking about it" and will decide later this year.

Follow @KateStan and @UPI on Twitter.
Contact the Author
© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Britain to pay off some World War I debt Britain to pay off some World War I debt
2
Interstate 270 drivers scramble after bag of cash falls off truck Interstate 270 drivers scramble after bag of cash falls off truck
3
Virgin Galactic space plane crashes during test flight, pilot dead Virgin Galactic space plane crashes during test flight, pilot dead
4
Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano erupts Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano erupts
5
Ex-Navy SEAL probed over bin Laden revelations Ex-Navy SEAL probed over bin Laden revelations
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback