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Clinton, Former President Heading to W.Va. for Campaign Events


Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton will make stops in West Virginia next week.

Clinton will kick off her ‘Breaking Down Barriers’ tour in Appalachia Monday with stops in Williamson and Ashland, Kentucky, will the former President will focus on Charleston and Logan Sunday. 

The former Secretary will reportedly make a second stop in West Virginia Tuesday, but details about that event have not been released.

According to a press release from the campaign, the events will focus on jobs and the economy. 

“I want you to keep imagining a tomorrow where instead of building walls, we are breaking down barriers,” Clinton said Tuesday, according to the release.

“We are making it more likely that Americans will be part of a prosperous, inclusive, decent society.”

The stops come less than a week after Democratic rival Bernie Sanders held a campaign rally in Huntington that drew more than 6,000 supporters.