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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 3:00pm

Chelsea Clinton Says She's Pregnant

Updated: 3 years ago.
Chelsea Clinton co-hosting "Girls: A No Ceilings Conversation," in New York, on Thursday. Clinton chose the venue to announce that she and her husband are expecting their first child.

Chelsea Clinton announced Thursday that she and husband Marc Mezvinsky are expecting their first child, also a first grandchild for former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

"Mark and I are very excited that we have our first child arriving later this year," Chelsea Clinton, who is 34, said at a New York event while sitting on a stage with her mother, according to The Associated Press.

Hillary Clinton said she's "really excited" about becoming a grandmother.

Chelsea is vice chairman of the Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Foundation. She made the announcement at the end of an event on empowering young women, the AP says.

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