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Hillary Clinton: What happened in Flint is immoral

Posted by Dustin Robinson on February 08, 2016 at 12:46 PM

Originally published on February 7, 2016 on Detroit Free Press by Kathleen Gray and Katrease Stafford. 

Solving the problems of contaminated water in Flint has to remain a local, state and national priority for the foreseeable future, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton told city residents gathered in a Baptist church Sunday afternoon.

"Clean water is not optional, my friends. It’s not a luxury," she said. "This is not merely unacceptable or wrong. What happened in Flint is immoral. Children in Flint are just as precious as children in any part of America."

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