Looks like Bill and Hillary are about to be grandparents! On April 17, Chelsea hosted an event in New York along with her mother Hillary — and at the end, she announced she was pregnant!
Chelsea Clinton Pregnant
“Marc and I are very excited that we have our first child arriving later this year,” she said while speaking at an event for the Clinton Foundation’s “No Ceilings: The Full Participation Project” along with her mother. “I certainly feel all the better whether it’s a girl or a boy that she or he will grow up in world filled with so many strong female leaders.”
Buzzfeed reporter, Ruby Cramer tweeted out the news:
— Ruby Cramer (@rubycramer) April 17, 2014
The daughter of former President Bill Clinton, and Hillary Clinton got married to Marc in 2010. Chelsea’s husband, Marc came in and sat in the back of the room midway through the event to be there for the announcement.
The Clinton Family Celebrates On Twitter
Later, Chelsea took to Twitter to further acknowledge the baby news.
“Marc and I are so thrilled to be expecting our first child in the fall! Thank you for all of the kind words!,” the former first daughter wrote to her 473k supporters.
Chelsea’s father Bill was ecstatic about the news — and what it meant for his social media profile!
“Excited to add a new line to my Twitter bio…grandfather-to-be! @hillaryclinton and I are so happy for Chelsea and Marc!” Bill wrote.
And of course, future grandmother Hillary chimed in with her own excitement. Read her sweet message below:
“My most exciting title yet: Grandmother-To-Be! @billclinton and I are thrilled that Chelsea and Marc are expecting their first child!”
So cute! Congrats to the happy couple!
— Emily Longeretta