GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Former secretary of state and possible 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has addressed business leaders in western Michigan.
She was guest of honor at the Economic Club of Grand Rapids' 26th annual dinner Monday evening. The club barred news coverage of the event, but Clinton supporters carried campaign signs outside.
Ex-Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton also have spoken at the annual dinner, as have former Secretaries of State Condoleezza Rice, Colin Powell, Madeleine Albright and James Baker.
Other past speakers include Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, ex-NBC-TV anchor Tom Brokaw, U2 lead singer Bono, ex-British Prime Ministers John Major and Margaret Thatcher, ex-Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, ex-South African President F.W. DeKlerk, Jordan's Queen Noor and Israeli President Shimon Peres.