Hillary Clinton retracts praise for Reagan and AIDS – CBS News
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton apologized for her praise of the Reagan administration record on AIDS and HIV Friday after online backlash. In a television appearance ahead of Nancy Reagan’s funeral, Clinton initially lauded President and Mrs. Reagan for starting a “national conversation” about AIDS. However, critics in the LGBT community attacked Clinton for overlooking the Reagan administration’s initial dismissal of the AIDS epidemic. CBS News’ Vladimir Duthiers has the details.
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