Bill Clinton: Wedding details up to Chelsea and Hillary

While Secretary Clinton jets around the world using her star power in high-level diplomacy, she has another, more personal, responsibility she’s keeping in mind: Chelsea’s wedding! Husband Bill Clinton did a radio interview with Ryan Seacrest yesterday and said he’s leaving the details of daughter Chelsea’s wedding up to "Chelsea and her mother." He added, ...

By , copy chief at Foreign Policy from 2009-2016 and was an assistant editor from 2007-2009.
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While Secretary Clinton jets around the world using her star power in high-level diplomacy, she has another, more personal, responsibility she's keeping in mind: Chelsea's wedding!

While Secretary Clinton jets around the world using her star power in high-level diplomacy, she has another, more personal, responsibility she’s keeping in mind: Chelsea’s wedding!

Husband Bill Clinton did a radio interview with Ryan Seacrest yesterday and said he’s leaving the details of daughter Chelsea’s wedding up to "Chelsea and her mother." He added, "They’re having a good time doing it."

When it comes to his wedding responsibilities, Bill Clinton told Seacrest, "I’m just supposed to walk her down the aisle and pay the bills."

When asked if he’ll cry at the wedding, Bill Clinton said, "Probably."

Early this month, Secretary Clinton told CNN’s Candy Crowley that she’s "very proud" to have the "status" of "MOTB" (mother of the bride) and that neither she nor Chelsea had found dresses yet for the wedding, expected this summer, to Marc Mezvinsky.

When asked by Crowley which was more difficult, Middle East peace or wedding planning, Clinton said with a laugh, "I’d probably call it a draw about now."

Preeti Aroon was copy chief at Foreign Policy from 2009-2016 and was an assistant editor from 2007-2009. Twitter: @pjaroonFP

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