Chelsea Clinton says she doubts her child will be a Republican

Chelsea Clinton speaks at the Town & Country Inaugural Philanthropy Summit at Hearst Tower on May 28, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Town & Country)
Chelsea Clinton at the Town & Country Inaugural Philanthropy Summit at Hearst Tower on Wednesday in New York City. (Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Town & Country)

When it comes to the sex of her baby, a pregnant Chelsea Clinton, who’s due in the fall, isn’t leaning toward a traditional blue or pink nursery. But when it comes to the next generation’s party affiliation, the soon-to-be-mom is pretty certain which card her kid will carry.

At  Town & Country magazine’s first annual philanthropy summit in New York on Wednesday, editor Jay Fielden asked Clinton, who said she planned to foster her child’s independent opinions, “What if you have a Republican?”

Chelsea answered, “I would find that very hard to believe,” according to Page Six.

So should we expect a donkey-themed baby shower?

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