November 3rd, 2013
12:29 PM ET
9 years ago

Schumer backs Clinton in Iowa: '2016 is Hillary's time'

Washington (CNN) – There was no presidential contender at Saturday night’s Democratic Party Jefferson Jackson dinner in Iowa, but that doesn't mean 2016 news wasn’t made.

Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-New York, used his keynote address in Des Moines to urge former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to enter the race, offering his full endorsement for her candidacy, proclaiming "2016 is Hillary’s time."


Filed under: 2016 • Charles Schumer • Hillary Clinton • State Department