Bill Clinton Now on Twitter as BillClinton

Bill Clinton is on Twitter for reals.

On April 6, comedian Stephen Colbert signed former President Bill Clinton up for a Twitter account @PrezBillyJeff and sent out his first tweet:

Fourteen hours ago, he sent out his second tweet from the account under its new moniker, @BillClinton:

Followed quickly by this:

Today, his first quasi-substantive tweet:

Clinton’s people wisely secured the @PrezBillyJeff name, too, just in case.

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