Hillary Clinton early Friday morning accepted the Democratic nomination for president with “boundless confidence in
The former First Lady and Secretary of State thereby makes history by becoming the first female presidential nominee
from a major US party.
“America is once again at a moment of reckoning,” she said, raising stakes for November’s election.
Campaign slogan “Stronger together” is guiding principle to overcome challenges, she told the thousands of supporters.
President Barack Obama and Vice-President Joe Biden had delivered stinging attacks on rival Donald Trump this week.
Clinton tackled some of the same issues that Donald Trump supporters care about. Speaking to working class Americans she said it shouldn’t be necessary to have a university degree.
She added: “He can’t even handle the rough and tumble of a presidential campaign… Imagine him in the Oval Office facing a real crisis. A man you can bait with a tweet is not a man you can trust with nuclear weapons.”
She also refuted the idea that Trump is only seeking attention, and does not mean what he says.
“There is no other Donald Trump. This is it. What Donald Trump doesn’t get- America is great because America is good.”