American Jewish Congress Lauds Hillary Clinton

NEW YORK -

Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton spoke about the U.S. alliance with Israel and the importance of keeping nuclear weapons out of Iran on Wednesday as she accepted a lifetime achievement award from the American Jewish Congress, The Associated Press reported. Clinton, widely seen as a potential 2016 presidential contender, said the coming months would be “crucial” for the Mideast. Previous awardees include President Harry Truman and Supreme Court Justice Earl Warren.