'It is a personal insult': Bill Clinton denies allegation Clinton Foundation funds for Haiti were used for Chelsea's wedding

Mail Online | 11/6/2016 | Dailymail.com Reporter
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Former President Bill Clinton denied renewed allegations that charity money earmarked for Haiti, and otherwise, from the Clinton Foundation was used to fund daughter Chelsea's 2010 wedding.

Clinton took to Twitter to address the renewed rumor, which first emerged the day before the 2016 presidential.

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He wrote: 'No Clinton Foundation funds — dedicated to Haiti or otherwise —were used to pay for Chelsea's wedding. It's not only untrue, it's a personal insult to me, to Hillary, and to Chelsea and Marc.'

The allegation re-emerged this week after Bill, Hillary and Chelsea tweeted reactions to Trump's reported remarks about 'sh**hole countries,' that referenced Haiti, among other nations.

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'The anniversary of the devastating earthquake 8 years ago is a day to remember the tragedy, honor the resilient people of Haiti, & affirm America's commitment to helping our neighbors,' Hillary Clinton tweeted. 'Instead, we're subjected to Trump's ignorant, racist views of anyone who doesn't look like him.'

Chelsea Clinton tweeted: 'Mr. President, immigrants from El Salvador, Haiti and the 54 countries in Africa likely helped build your buildings. They've certainly helped build our country.'

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The allegation was returned to the public discourse on Saturday when Tom Fitton, president of the conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch, responded to the Clinton family tweets during a segment on Fox News.

The original information came from emails that WikiLeaks published on November 6, 2016.

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In several emails, Doug Band, a former top aide to president Bill Clinton and a former Clinton Global Initiative board member, complains about Chelsea Clinton (writing 'cvc' for Chelsea Victoria Clinton).

In one email, dated January 1, 2012, Band emails John Podesta, Chairman of the 2016 Hillary Clinton presidential campaign, and says Chelsea Clinton was...
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