Hillary Clinton clinched the Democratic presidential nomination, according to CNN's delegate and superdelegate count, and will become the first woman in the history of the United States to lead the presidential ticket of a major political party.
Watch History Unfold in Hillary Clinton's DNC Acceptance Speech
PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton on Tuesday became the first woman to be nominated for president by a major political party, an historic and emotional moment that brought Democratic delegates in a packed statdium to their feet in a resounding show of unity.
No, Hillary Clinton is not the first woman to be nominated by a political party for president. Victoria Woodhull was, and she didn't even have the right to vote, nor did her running mate, Frederick Douglass. Her story is a hell of a lot more inspiring t