Hillary Clinton Gets Emotional About Her Mother: 'I Wish She Were Here'

In an exclusive interview with ABC News' David Muir, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton choked up while reminiscing about her mother, Dorothy Rodham.
0:44 | 09/08/15

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Is your mother's voice in your gear and so what's give me don't give me one line that you repeat to yourself you know. Is as you probably know my mother had a terrible childhood she was abandoned by her parents humans. Rejected by or grandparents she was literally working as a house made. At the age of fourteen. She told me every day he's gonna get up and fight for what you believe in no matter how hard it is. I think about her a lot in this sort of I wish you were here with me and I remember that god don't want to just fight for me I don't. And I have a perfectly fine like nothing pressing on the fight for all the people like my mother who need somebody in their corner. And they need a leader who cares about them again so that's what I'm trying to do.

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