Senator Hillary Clinton Delivers Luncheon Keynote to Human Rights Campaign Board Meeting

by HRC Staff

WASHINGTON - Today, Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., delivered the keynote address at a luncheon of more than 400 board members, staff and supporters of the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization.

The complete video of today's speech is available online at

The Human Rights Campaign also extended invitations to former Sen. John Edwards Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill. and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani. All three were unable to attend due to scheduling conflicts.

New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at this year's Human Rights Campaign Los Angeles Gala Dinner to be held on March 24, 2007. For more information on the Los Angeles dinner, please visit:

The Human Rights Campaign has not made any endorsement or taken a position on any potential 2008 presidential candidates. Invitations are extended to candidates of both parties. The Human Rights Campaign has a thorough vetting process for political candidates and when any possible endorsement is made that information will be released publicly.

The Human Rights Campaign is America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality. By inspiring and engaging all Americans, HRC strives to end discrimination against GLBT citizens and realize a nation that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.

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