Hillary Clinton makes historic appearance at NYC Pride parade

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Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic candidate for President, marched the Pride parade in New York City today.

 

Clinton is the first Presidential candidate from a major political party to participate in a Pride parade. Fans of the candidate expressed surprise and excitement at seeing the former Secretary of State up close and personal.

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Gay political strategist Richard Socarides caught video of the crowd’s reaction.

This isn’t the first time Clinton has marched in a Pride parade.

Just before the parade began, Clinton’s campaign released a Pride video, in which a host of LGBTQ staff and supporters share their Pride wishes and the reasons they believe Clinton is good for the LGBTQ community. Check it out below.

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