Hillary Clinton reveals why she said no to marrying Bill Clinton twice

Hillary Clinton has spilled the beans to Lena Dunham about why she turned down marrying Bill Clinton twice.

The Girls star sat down for a chat with the Democratic presidential candidate for her new digital newsletter Lenny, with the full video to be released on September 29.

Watch the video below to see why Hillary kept saying no to Bill:


When asked if she feared she would lose her identity if she married the ambitious Bill, Hillary said, “I was terrified about losing my identity and getting lost in the kind of wake of Bill’s force-of-nature personality. I actually turned him down twice when he asked me to marry him.”

Eventually Hillary did warm to the idea of marrying Bill, with the two getting hitched in 1975.

“It was a big leap of faith, and I think most marriages are,” she said.