Hillary Clinton urges State Department to release emails

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Posted: Mar 05, 2015 12:02 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton on Wednesday broke her silence over a budding controversy involving her emails when she was secretary of state, saying she wanted the U.S. State Department to release them swiftly.

"I want the public to see my email," the potential 2016 presidential candidate said in a tweet. "I asked State to release them. They said they will review them for release as soon as possible."

(Reporting by Steve Holland and Curtis Skinner; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)