After the shocking defeat ofDemocratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton,liberals and independents are scrambling to figure out who will run for the White House in 2020. WhileKanye Westhas already nominated himself for the job, people with political clout have a better idea – Michelle Obama.
Not only does Michelle Obama poll extremely high among millennials and minorities, sources claim that some people are already campaigning for another Obama White House.
On social media, people spoke out loudly after Donald Trump won the presidency for the next four years.Check out what some people are saying and if a Michelle Obama presidency in 2020 could be a reality for America.
After learning that Donald Trump won, liberals and other Obama supporters began tweeting about how they wanted Michelle Obama to run as the Democratic candidate in 2020.
“Dear @MichelleObama, I know you wanted to be done with the White House but we’re going to need you to run for president in 4 years,” Eric Balfour tweeted.
Another user came up with her campaign slogan: “michelle obama 2020 ‘i’ll fix this’”
Besides these general urges to Obama to run for president, some people are very confident she could defeat Trump if he fails to deliver on his exuberant campaign promises.
“Remember this tweet. Michelle Obama will run for president in 2020”
“Michelle Obama for president 2020! Already speaking it to existence”
Others vow that they will change their lifestyle and be better citizens in Michelle runs for president.
“MICHELLE IF YOU RUN FOR PRESIDENT 2020 I WILL EAT ALL MY VEGGIES AND DO GREAT IN SCHOOL PLEASE”
“Michelle Obama should’ve ran for president I don’t mind eating whole-grain chicken wings,” one user joked, hinting at Michelle Obama’s progressive stance on nutrition and healthy foods for American students.
More people, some several thousands, are eager to begin campaigning for her even though there are more than 1,400 days until the next presidential election – they are that upset about having Donald Trump representing America.
“Michelle Obama 2020, I’m starting to campaign now”
“Is it too early to ask Michelle Obama to start campaigning for 2020? #ElectionNight”
“I’m gonna need Michelle Obama to hurry up & get this 2020 campaign started …”
One woman from Detroit summed up the sentiment exactly.
Not only are American citizens calling for Michelle Obama’s presidential nomination in 2020. Hillary Clinton may have launched the first lady’s campaign in her concession speech.
“To Barack and Michelle Obama, our country owes you an enormous debt of gratitude,” Clinton said. “We thank you for your graceful, determined leadership that has meant so much to so many Americans and people across the world.”
Considering Donald Trump’s sexism and assault on women, Clinton went on to urge young girls and women not to lose hope or give up on the fight for equality.
“Now, I know we have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling, but someday someone will — and hopefully sooner than we might think right now,” she said, to loud applause.
Despite public opinion, Michelle Obama said in a speaking event at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas: “I will not run for president. No, nope, not going to do it.”
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