With her primary victories on Tuesday night, Hillary Clinton made history by becoming the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee — the first female nominee of a major political party in the U.S. Clinton celebrated in New York with an event at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, attended by supporters and celebrities alike. Below, some of celebs’ reactions to the news:
YAS KWEEN #ImWithHer
— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) June 8, 2016
— Jaime King (@Jaime_King) June 8, 2016
— Elizabeth Banks (@ElizabethBanks) June 8, 2016
— Eva Longoria Baston (@EvaLongoria) June 8, 2016
— Christina Aguilera (@xtina) June 7, 2016
A lot of little girls are in bed right now dreaming for the first time, without limits. You broke the mold @HillaryClinton 🇺🇸
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) June 8, 2016
CONGRATULATIONS!! @hillaryclinton for making history by becoming the very first FEMALE presidential nominee of either party!! But!!!! As absolutely wild and amazing this is we STILL need to get out TODAY and VOTE for our democratic nominee !! So get out there to the polling location near you or mail in those ballots because every single vote counts !!! #June7 #GOTV #CaliforniaPrimary let's make her our next President of the United States of America !!!!!
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) June 7, 2016
I’ve never been prouder to have a woman card. @HillaryClinton
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) June 8, 2016
— olivia wilde (@oliviawilde) June 8, 2016
History. Made. https://t.co/fRa6c0kcip
— shonda rhimes (@shondarhimes) June 8, 2016
Historic, exciting, strong speech by @HillaryClinton!
— Andy Cohen (@Andy) June 8, 2016
— Constance Zimmer (@ConstanceZimmer) June 8, 2016
Congratulations to @HillaryClinton on her historic win!
— John Legend (@johnlegend) June 8, 2016