A young man confronted Hillary Clinton at the Democratic forum in Iowa Monday night, asking the frontrunner why there’s not as much enthusiasm for her among young people as there is for rival Bernie Sanders.
“In fact, I’ve heard quite a few people my age that think you’re dishonest,” said the young man, Taylor Gipple.
Clinton responded she’s been under attack for a lot of her political career.
“If you’re new to politics, if it’s the first time you’ve really paid attention…and say, ‘why are they throwing all of that at her?'” she said. “Because I’ve been on the front lines of change and progress since I was your age. I’ve been fighting for kids and women and the people left out and left behind to help them make the most of their own lives.”
Clinton added that she’s happy to see young people engaged no matter who they support, but after all these years, she’s “still standing.” Read more at CNN.