Martin O'Malley Announces 2016 Presidential Bid: Hollywood Reacts
O'Malley announced Saturday morning that he would enter the 2016 presidential race for the democratic ticket.
Martin O'Malley, the former governor of Maryland and mayor of Baltimore, announced Saturday that he is running for president in the 2016 election.
O'Malley's official Twitter page posted a tweet Saturday that said, "Today, I declare that I am a candidate for President of the United States, and I am running for YOU."
Hillary Clinton welcomed O'Malley to the democratic race via social media: "Welcome to the race, Gov. O'Malley. Looking forward to discussing strong families and communities. -H."
See Hollywood's reactions to the news below.
Welcome to the race, Gov. O'Malley. Looking forward to discussing strong families and communities. -H— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) May 30, 2015
.@HillaryClinton Thanks, Hillary. I'm eager to engage in a healthy debate about our visions for America.— Martin O'Malley (@GovernorOMalley) May 30, 2015
O’Malley: "The presidency is not a crown to be passed back and forth by you." Wall Street: "Lol but kind of it is?"— Ronan Farrow (@RonanFarrow) May 30, 2015
I just wish a Presidential candidate would try using images of lens flares and wheat fields and smiling children in an announcement video.— Ronan Farrow (@RonanFarrow) May 30, 2015
It's official, former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is seeking the Democratic Party’s nomination for President in 2016.— Donna Brazile (@donnabrazile) May 30, 2015
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