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Clinton says she's looking forward to hug Obama

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014 3:44 p.m.CDT
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(Mike Groll)
FILE - This July 29, 2014, file photo shows former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton as she greets a customer during a book signing of her new book "Hard Choices" at Northshire Bookstore in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Clinton has made her most aggressive effort yet to distinguish herself from her former boss, rebuking President Barack Obama for his cautious approach to global crises and saying foreign policy has to go beyond "dont do stupid stuff." Clinton did so in a weekend magazine interview that lays out a foreign policy vision ahead of a possible run for president. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
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(Jacquelyn Martin)
President Barack Obama waves as he leaves The Sweet Life Cafe after having dinner there Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, with first lady Michelle Obama in Oak Bluffs, Mass., during their family vacation on the island of Martha's Vineyard. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. – Hillary Rodham Clinton says she's looking forward to hugging out her differences with President Barack Obama.

Obama's former secretary of state told reporters Wednesday that she's proud to have served with him despite some differences of opinion.

Clinton was speaking at a book signing in her first public remarks since drawing distinctions from Obama on foreign policy in an interview published earlier this week.

Obama's spokesman says the White House "is looking onwards and upwards" after the split. The two are planning to attend a party Wednesday night while they are both on Martha's Vineyard.

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