Stand by Kanye West? Some celebrities are! On Saturday, July 4th, the 43-year-old rapper went to Twitter to make a big announcement: he is running for the president against the president Donald Trump and former vice president Joe Biden.
“We must now deliver on America’s promise by trusting God, uniting our vision and shaping our future,” wrote the designer. “I’m running for the President of the United States! # 2020VISION. ”
Kim Kardashian, retweeted her husband’s message and added an American flag emoji. A source said Us weekly exclusively shortly after his announcement that the 39-year-old KKW Beauty founder fully stands by his decision.
“Kanye has been planning this for years and Kim knew about his efforts and supported them,”
Both West and Kardashian have spoken about their support for Trump (74) over the years. In May, the Georgian-born implied that he would vote for the former reality star again.
“This time I’m definitely voting. And we know who I’m voting on, ”he said GQ Magazine at the time. “And the people around me and the people who have their agenda won’t tell me that my career will be over. Because you know what I am still here! Jesus is king was number 1! I was told my career would end if I wasn’t with her[[[[Hillary Clinton]. What kind of campaign is this anyway? It’s like when [Barack] ObamaThe campaign was “I’m with black”. What good is being a celebrity when you can’t have an opinion? Everyone makes their own opinion! You know?”
A second source revealed Us that the producer “didn’t register as a candidate” to vote and missed the deadline for Indiana, New York, and Texas.
After his July 4th announcement, many celebrities used social media to weigh up – and some had questions. Scroll through the gallery below to see the reactions of the stars.