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It is Happening - Nomination of Hillary Clinton for President! (Original Post) Haveadream Jul 2016 OP
I am full of joy at the moment LisaM Jul 2016 #1
Barbara Mikulski wonderful. auntpurl Jul 2016 #2
THIS is HISTORY!!! stopbush Jul 2016 #3
Congratulations democrattotheend Jul 2016 #4
You are good people. zenabby Jul 2016 #7
+ 1 JoePhilly Jul 2016 #22
Aw... thanks, sweetie. calimary Jul 2016 #64
This is a beautiful thing to watch. Very proud of Hillary and Bernie. n/t Tatiana Jul 2016 #5
HISTORY MADE!!!!!! auntpurl Jul 2016 #6
She's adorable... Satch59 Jul 2016 #8
We're not going back!!! Haveadream Jul 2016 #9
a victory for women retrowire Jul 2016 #10
ROLL CALL! fleabiscuit Jul 2016 #11
Our next President Hilary Clinton!! Haveadream Jul 2016 #12
Fabulous! DCBob Jul 2016 #13
The momentum is incredible! Haveadream Jul 2016 #14
WHOOP! Beantighe Jul 2016 #15
Welcome to DU, Beantighe! calimary Jul 2016 #66
Thank you! Beantighe Jul 2016 #68
This is just stunning! calimary Jul 2016 #16
Right with you! Haveadream Jul 2016 #18
I'm awash also NastyRiffraff Jul 2016 #51
John Lewis casts Georgia's votes!! st17011864200074656 Jul 2016 #17
GUAM!! Haveadream Jul 2016 #19
I think this is a good thing MSMITH33156 Jul 2016 #20
It is a beautiful thing! Haveadream Jul 2016 #24
Indiana! wysi Jul 2016 #21
They were fired up! auntpurl Jul 2016 #26
"This ones for you Hill" workinclasszero Jul 2016 #23
Literally everything is making me cry right now, including that. auntpurl Jul 2016 #25
Yeah, that one really got to me, too. LisaM Jul 2016 #27
K&R nt NCTraveler Jul 2016 #28
I'm excited! mcar Jul 2016 #29
HISTORY! tallahasseedem Jul 2016 #30
Yes it is ismnotwasm Jul 2016 #31
The delegates from the states are sooo excited to be part of this history! Haveadream Jul 2016 #32
Elijah Cummings! Haveadream Jul 2016 #33
I'm crying for myself, okasha Jul 2016 #34
Oh, that is beautiful, okasha! Haveadream Jul 2016 #36
I love the roll call! ellie Jul 2016 #35
I wish we could see Hillary! Haveadream Jul 2016 #37
Little girls watching at home. auntpurl Jul 2016 #38
It is! Haveadream Jul 2016 #39
Beautiful! auntpurl Jul 2016 #40
Aww ain't she cute? workinclasszero Jul 2016 #41
Post this as an OP wryter2000 Jul 2016 #44
+1 fleabiscuit Jul 2016 #54
I never thought I'd live to see this wryter2000 Jul 2016 #42
never Haveadream Jul 2016 #45
NEW YORK!!!! Haveadream Jul 2016 #43
WOOT!!!!! sarae Jul 2016 #46
Pennsylvania! johnp3907 Jul 2016 #47
Loving reading your posts! MoonRiver Jul 2016 #48
We're soooo close now! Haveadream Jul 2016 #52
Yes! MoonRiver Jul 2016 #59
Getting very close now... MSMITH33156 Jul 2016 #49
We're so close! Haveadream Jul 2016 #50
South Dakota wryter2000 Jul 2016 #53
There it is! edbermac Jul 2016 #55
Hillary Rodham Clinton! Haveadream Jul 2016 #56
This message was self-deleted by its author johnp3907 Jul 2016 #57
Virginia up now wysi Jul 2016 #58
Let's do this !! SCantiGOP Jul 2016 #60
Vermont and Bernie!! Haveadream Jul 2016 #61
Can not believe South Dakota my home state put her over the top. Sooo proud and happy. Laser102 Jul 2016 #62
I'm so happy. trueblue2007 Jul 2016 #63
This is what unity looks like! Haveadream Jul 2016 #65
An historic moment Politicub Jul 2016 #67
K & R Scurrilous Jul 2016 #69
YES! Cha Jul 2016 #70
Mahalo, Cha! Haveadream Jul 2016 #71
This Tweet's for you, Haveadream! Cha Jul 2016 #72


(11,607 posts)
4. Congratulations
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 05:15 PM
Jul 2016

It's exciting to see the first woman be nominated by our party, even if I didn't support her in the primaries. I can imagine this moment is really exciting for her supporters, especially those who supported her and had their hearts broken 8 years ago.

I really hope my fellow Bernie supporters don't act up and ruin it for you.


(10,345 posts)
10. a victory for women
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 05:33 PM
Jul 2016

But I wish I could be happier.

I still applaud the occasion though. Respectfully. It's big.


(81,993 posts)
66. Welcome to DU, Beantighe!
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 07:15 PM
Jul 2016

What an astounding day. "...I think we have to sit and think about that for a minute..." - Eugene Robinson on with Rachel Maddow and Brian Williams. What an gobsmacking day. "And how far the nation has come in that time. It's just extraordinary." - Eugene Robinson again.


(81,993 posts)
16. This is just stunning!
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 05:44 PM
Jul 2016

We're watching history being made! HERstory!

I'm barely breathing. My heart's in my throat. I can't believe what I'm finally witnessing. I'm 63 this year. I can't believe my eyes! I can't believe my ears! My heart can't believe it either! All I can think of is my daughter.

I'm crying like an infant.


(12,448 posts)
51. I'm awash also
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 06:37 PM
Jul 2016

This is a wonderful day; something to remember for the rest of our lives. We are witnessing history, and we'll work for and witness more history in the months to come!


(879 posts)
20. I think this is a good thing
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 05:50 PM
Jul 2016

that they are going through the process of voting instead of Sanders not putting his name in and ceding his delegates to Hillary. It's a fantastic opportunity for his supporters to be acknowledged, and also a historic moment for her. Hopefully this will be cathartic for everyone involved.


(1,630 posts)
24. It is a beautiful thing!
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 05:53 PM
Jul 2016

For the first time in our country's history, a woman is being nominated for President!


(4,311 posts)
26. They were fired up!
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 05:55 PM
Jul 2016

A reaction to Pence being from their state, I guess. They seem really excited to get their state more blue.


(1,630 posts)
33. Elijah Cummings!
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 06:01 PM
Jul 2016

"We are are excited and happy to cast 84 votes for the next President of the United States, Hillary Rodham Clinton!"


(11,573 posts)
34. I'm crying for myself,
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 06:03 PM
Jul 2016

my mother and aunts and all the Grandmothers. We will have a Head Beloved Woman for Turtle Island again!


(46,363 posts)
42. I never thought I'd live to see this
Tue Jul 26, 2016, 06:19 PM
Jul 2016

Born in 1948. It never occurred to me a woman would be president in my lifetime.

Response to Haveadream (Original post)


(299,263 posts)
70. YES!
Wed Jul 27, 2016, 01:45 AM
Jul 2016

Hillary Clinton ?@HillaryClinton · 12m12 minutes ago
"This campaign is about making sure there are no ceilings—no limits—on any of us." —Hillary #ImWithHer


Mahalo, Haveadream~


(299,263 posts)
72. This Tweet's for you, Haveadream!
Wed Jul 27, 2016, 09:48 AM
Jul 2016
Ari Berman ?@AriBerman
For 144 years women couldn't vote in US (for some much longer). Nominating 1st woman nominee of major party is very big deal #DemsInPhilly
12:46 PM - 26 Jul 2016
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