Hillary Clinton appears at conference in Atlantic City

Hillary Clinton heads to Atlantic City to address a camping convention.

The potential Democratic presidential candidate on Thursday is the keynote speaker for the American Camp Association’s Tri State CAMP Conference. The conference is billed by organizers as the largest gathering of camp professionals in the world.

The group’s president, Andy Pritikin, says in a statement that Clinton is an advocate for early childhood education and youth development.

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