Hillary Clinton just formed a new political group opposing the Donald Trump presidency.
Named Onward Together, the group will seek to raise funds and organize support for potential candidates equip progressive-based plans to run and win in local office elections, Women in the World reports.
Taking to Twitter, Clinton introduced Onward Together:
More than ever, I believe citizen engagement is vital to our democracy. I'm so inspired by everyone stepping up to organize and lead.— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) May 15, 2017
Highlighting the importance of democracy she wrote:
We're launching Onward Together to encourage people to get involved, organize, and even run for office. https://t.co/8exooosvZ5— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) May 15, 2017
In another tweet, she acknowledged that the year has not played out how she planned, however, undiscouraged, she preached. “Onward Together:”
.@IndivisibleTeam@swingleft@ColorOfChange@EmergeAmerica@runforsomething@GovHowardDean This year hasn't been what I envisioned, but I know what I'm still fighting for: a kinder, big-hearted, inclusive America. Onward!— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) May 15, 2017
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