Meryl Streep on Hillary Clinton: 'She'll Be the First, But She Won't Be the Last'

The actress praised the nominee at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
3:58 | 07/26/16

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Transcript for Meryl Streep on Hillary Clinton: 'She'll Be the First, But She Won't Be the Last'
Some fight left in us don't way. Why doesn't pay. To be the first female. Anything. It breaks. Bricks. And it takes. Grace. Dep crews Samson. Was the first woman to take a bullet. For our country. She's served. Disguised as a man in George Washington's continental army. And she thought to defend a document that didn't fully defend her. All men are created equal it read. No mention of women. And when she took. A blast. In battle to her leg. She was afraid to reveal her secret. So she took out a pen knife she dug out the musket ball and she sewed herself back up again. That's grit. And grace. Hillary Clinton. Has taken some fire. Over forty years. Up her fight. For families and children. How does she do it. That's what I want to know where did she get her grit and her grace. Way. Do any of our. Female first is our path breakers. Where do they find that strength. Sandra Day O'Connor Rosa Parks a million air heart Harriet Tubman. Okay. Sally ride. Shirley Chisholm. Madeleine Albright. A. Geraldine Ferraro. These women share. Something in common. Capacity of mind. Wellness apart. And a burning passion for their cons. They have forged new paths. So that others can follow them men and women. Generation. On generation. That's. Hillary. That's a mirror com. And tonight. More than 200 years after Deborah Sampson. Fought. And nearly a hundred years after women got the vote. You people have made history. Me. And you're gonna make history again in November. Because Hillary Clinton will be our first woman residents. Be up grew light residents. And she will be the first in a long line of women. And men. Who served with great and grave. She'll be the first. But she won't be the last.

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