Ready for Hillary? Clinton Speaks to Half Empty Hall at Georgetown University

National   |   Steven Ertelt   |   Dec 3, 2014   |   12:01PM   |   Washington, DC

If she decides to seek the Democratic nomination for president, Hillary Clinton all but has the nomination locked up. But convincing Americans to support her pro-abortion bid may be another question.

Today, Clinton is expected to give a speech at Georgetown University, an oration at a Catholic institution at a time when Catholics are soured on the pro-abortion policies of President Barack Obama. But the reception for Clinton was less than stellar — with even mainstream media reporters noting the lack of attendance and a half empty lecture hall.

As Dana Milbank of the Washington Post tweeted:

Pictures from Milbank and another reporter tell the tale, along with a video below. They could spell trouble for Clinton, who says she admires Planned Parenthood abortion business founder Margaret Sanger.

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