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When the news was announced last night (Nov. 6) that Barack Obama had won another four years in office, several stars took to Twitter to express their emotions. See what they had to say below.
Lady Gaga, a star who is extremely politically active expressed her delight after she learned of his re-election while performing in Colombia:
I JUST GOT OFF STAGE IN COLUMBIA!! CONGRATULATIONS MR. PRESIDENT @barackobama We are so proud to be American tonight! YES!!! YES! YES!!- Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) November 7, 2012
Mariah Carey congratulates the Obamas on another term, focusing on her support for the First Lady and his two daughters:
Congratulations to our beloved President Barack Obama, our spectacular First Lady Michelle Obama & the adorable Malia & Sasha. Welove you!- Mariah Carey (@MariahCarey) November 7, 2012
Rihanna, who also debuted the track list for her forthcoming album Unapologetic yesterday, succinctly tweets her celebration for Barack:
Put one in da air for the Prez!!!! Our dear Obama!- Rihanna (@rihanna) November 7, 2012
Katy Perry's relief and pride in her fellow Americans was clear as the "Teenage Dream" shared her happiness by retweeting the President's own thankful tweet:
The people have the power! Proud to stand by you for 4 more years. RT @barackobama This happened because of you. Thank you.- Katy Perry (@katyperry) November 7, 2012
Perhaps the most beloved Canadian in the United States, Justin Bieber, also sent his congratulations to the president, joking about his own country's healthcare in the process:
alot of emotions right now. congrats President Obama...Im Canadian. Im good. #FreeHealthcare :)- Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) November 7, 2012
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