Chelsea Clinton gives birth to baby girl

Chelsea Clinton has given birth to a daughter named Charlotte, the first grandchild of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Clinton and her husband Marc Mezvinsky announced the birth of their first child on Saturday morning. The baby’s name is Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky.

Chelsea Clinton announced the baby’s birth on Twitter, saying she and her husband are “full of love, awe and gratitude as we celebrate the birth of our daughter, Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky.”

The baby’s arrival comes as Hillary Clinton considers another presidential campaign in 2016.

Clinton is the leading Democratic contender to succeed President Barack Obama and has said she expects to make a decision on whether to run around the beginning of 2015.

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