LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - Democrat Hillary Clinton has announced her intention to run for president in 2016.

Clinton has previously been the Secretary of State and First Lady.

She is seeking to become America's first female president.

The announcement comes less than two weeks after Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul announced his presidential run at the Galt House in Louisville.

Clinton posted a video to YouTube announcing her campaign. You can watch that here.

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