January 23, 2009: Clinton pledges to boost foreign aid (AP)

  • “We have to be able to make the case that what you do for America is important even in these tough times,” she said. “I believe we can make that case. But it can’t be just a speech from me, it has to be the accumulated efforts of every one of you, that will enable me to make the case, not just to our Congress and not just to the White House, but to the American people.”