Breaking news but no surprise – Hillary Clinton has announced she’s contesting the Democrat nomination for the US presidency.
It’s her second attempt and she has the support of the man who beat her the first time:
Over the weekend Ms Clinton earned high praise from Mr Obama.
“She was a formidable candidate in 2008. She was a great supporter of mine in the general election. She was an outstanding Secretary of State. She is my friend,” Obama said at a regional summit in Panama.
She is the wife of former President Bill Clinton and the election could turn into a race between her and Jeb Bush,
the son and grandson of former presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush. the son of former president George H.W. Bush and brother of former president George W. Bush.