According to Dailymailuk following former President Bill Clinton’s 77th birthday, he and his wife, former senator, Secretary of State, and 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, embarked on a hike in the Hamptons, displaying a somewhat distant demeanor.
This New York destination lies around 115 miles to the east of the Clintons’ usual haven in Chappaqua, within the Empire State.
During their walk on Sunday, Hillary sported a kaftan-style top, denim jeans, and walking sneakers.
Bill, having celebrated his birthday a couple of days earlier, donned a navy T-shirt, navy shorts, and comfortable sneakers for their stroll.
In recent times, Bill Clinton has remained largely out of the public eye, whereas Hillary made an appearance just last week. She was booked on MSNBC on the night when former President Trump faced a fresh indictment in Georgia.
Hillary shared the MSNBC platform with Rachel Maddow, and as news broke about the additional charges leveled against Trump and some of his associates by the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office, she appeared visibly pleased.
However, she also expressed a moment of “profound sadness” over the situation. She stated that having a former president indicted on numerous charges that directly impacted the survival of democracy was a somber reflection of the state of affairs.
‘He set out to defraud the United States of America and the citizens of our nation,’ she said.
Clinton further commented that she would reserve judgment until the contents of the indictments were revealed, but she conveyed a sense of dissatisfaction. She characterized the situation as a grave moment for the nation, where a former president stands accused of profoundly significant offenses.
‘The only satisfaction may be that the system is working,’ she said.
Clinton and Trump engaged in a notable clash during the 2016 election, ultimately resulting in Trump’s victory and his subsequent four-year tenure in the White House.
Their intertwined narrative dates back to their shared time as students at Yale Law School in the early 1970s.
However, their widely publicized romantic connection has been marred by a series of widely known and embarrassing trials. Among these is the sex scandal that erupted due to Bill Clinton’s 18-month affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky, who was 22 years old at the time. This affair culminated in his impeachment in 1997.
Clinton’s involvement with Monica Lewinsky occurred between 1995 and 1997, with him being aged 48 to 51 during the affair.
The falsehoods surrounding this covert relationship famously contributed to his downfall in the political arena. The House of Representatives impeached Clinton in 1998 as a consequence of these events.
‘I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Ms. Lewinsky,’ Clinton claimed in a televised speech in 1998.
‘I never told anybody to lie, not a single time; never. These allegations are false. And I need to go back to work for the American people,’ Clinton said in a Jan. 26 address, flanked by his wife.
Back then, Hillary labeled the rumors of the affair as a ‘wide-reaching conspiracy from the right wing.’
‘The great story here for anybody willing to find it and write about it and explain it is this – that has been conspiring against my husband since the day he announced for president,’ the then-first lady said of the allegations.
On August 17, 1998, Clinton ultimately confessed during recorded grand jury testimony that he had been involved in an ‘inappropriate physical relationship’ with Lewinsky. That same evening, he made a nationally broadcasted statement acknowledging that his association with Lewinsky had been ‘inappropriate.’
According to Lewinsky, she engaged in sexual encounters with Clinton on nine occasions spanning two years.
This scandal resulted in Clinton’s impeachment in 1998. Nevertheless, he managed to survive the trial in the Senate and retained his position throughout his second term in office.
Throughout his extensive political career and nearly five-decade marriage, a number of women have come forward, alleging either sexual assault or extramarital affairs involving Clinton.
However, Clinton has consistently refuted all accusations made against him.