"It's not easy, and I couldn't do it if I didn't passionately believe it was the right thing to do," she said. Her voice cracked, and her eyes appeared to well with tears. "You know, this is very personal for me. It's not just political. It's not just public. I see what's happening, and we have to reverse it."
She continued: "Some people think elections are a game, lots of who's up or who's down. It's about our country. It's about our kids' futures. And it's really about all of us together." ~wapo