President James K Polk: “The passion for office among members of Congress is very great, if not absolutely disreputable, and greatly embarrasses the operations of the Government. They create offices by their own votes and then seek to fill them themselves.” Read more at www.brainyquote.c...
President Barack Obama talks with former President Bill Clinton in the Lower Press Office before addressing the media in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Dec. 10, 2010. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
In 1998, then U.S. president Bill Clinton met a baby who was named after him in a village in Uganda. Fourteen years later, the former president was reunited with his “Ugandan son.” Clinton was in Uganda to support an effort to “eliminate diarrheal deaths among Ugandan children.” The Clinton Health Access Initiative, which the former president founded in 2002, is working with the Ugandan Ministry of Health to help increase access to effective treatments for diarrhea.