Clinton offers congratulations over Elliot Page announcement
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Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonEverytown urges Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene to resign over newly uncovered remarks Marjorie Taylor Greene expressed support on Facebook for violence against Democrats McConnell last spoke to Trump on Dec. 15 MORE is applauding Elliot Page's announcement that he is transgender, praising the "Umbrella Academy" star for introducing his authentic self.

The 2016 Democratic presidential nominee congratulated Page in a Wednesday tweet, writing: "It's wonderful to witness people becoming who they are." 


The 33-year-old actor and "Juno" star revealed in an emotional Instagram post on Tuesday that he is transgender and vowed to do everything he could to "change this world for the better." 

Clinton was among several public figures, including lawmakers and celebrities, to show support for Page.

Rep. Raja KrishnamoorthiSubramanian (Raja) Raja KrishnamoorthiThere's no excuse for the government to put dangerous cars on the road Democrat rips Sackler family, Purdue doctors during House questioning Enforcing the Presidential Records Act is essential for preserving our democracy's transparency, history MORE (D-Ill.) and Delaware state Sen.-elect Sarah McBride (D), the first transgender woman elected to a state Senate, both commended him.


Entertainers including "Pitch Perfect" star Anna Kendrick and Ellen DeGeneres also offered words of encouragement to the Academy Award-nominated actor.