Clinton launches book tour, rolls back 'dead broke' claim

Hillary Clinton launched her much-anticipated book tour Tuesday and tried to smooth over a flap over her earlier remark that she and her husband Bill were “dead broke” when they left the White House. Hundreds of fans of the former secretary of state, many wearing shirts that said “Hillary Rocks,” lined up as early as 5:00 am in New York, where Clinton was due to make her first public signings of her memoir, “Hard Choices.” But first the Democrat took to the airwaves, in a one-hour special Monday night on ABC in which she said the Clintons left the White House “not only dead broke, but in debt.”

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