Chelsea Clinton is a married woman (WEDDING PHOTOS)

In this photo provided by Genevieve de Manio Photography, Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky are seen during their wedding, Saturday, July 31, 2010 in Rhinebeck, N.Y. Chelsea Clinton wed her longtime boyfriend under extraordinary security at an elegant Hudson River estate late Saturday. (AP Photo/Genevieve de Manio ) NO SALES

In this photo provided by Genevieve de Manio Photography, Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky are seen during their wedding, Saturday, July 31, 2010 in Rhinebeck, N.Y. Chelsea Clinton wed her longtime boyfriend under extraordinary security at an elegant Hudson River estate late Saturday. (AP Photo/Genevieve de Manio ) NO SALES

In this photo provided by Genevieve de Manio Photography, Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky are seen during their wedding, Saturday, July 31, 2010 in Rhinebeck, N.Y. Chelsea Clinton wed her longtime boyfriend under extraordinary security at an elegant Hudson River estate late Saturday. (AP Photo/Genevieve de Manio ) NO SALES

This photo released by Genevieve de Manio Photography shows Marc Mezvinsky,left with his new mother-in-law Hillary Rodham Clinton, his bride Chelsea and father-in-law former President Bill Clinton after the couples wedding Saturday July 31, 2010 in Rhinebeck,N.Y. (AP Photo/Genevieve de Manio Photography,Barbara Kinney)**NO SALES**

The Christian-Jewish wedding – held in Rhinebeck – was co-officiated by Rabbi James Ponet and the Rev. William Shillady for the Jewish groom and Methodist bride, says a press release from the family, reported in the New York Times. Along with their vows, there was a reading of the Seven Blessings, a Jewish tradition.

“Today, we watched with great pride and overwhelming emotion as Chelsea and Marc wed in a beautiful ceremony at Astor Courts, surrounded by family and their close friends,” The Clintons said in a statement.

Numerous rumors said that the wedding costs rise up to $5.000.000. Sound big, huh? Check out the numbers.

Despite other rumors, Barack Obama didn’t go to Chelsea’s wedding because he wasn’t invited.

Chelsea Clinton’s wedding in numbers

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It seems that event organizers didn’t save any money on what could become the international wedding, the costs for each of the 500 invited rising to $10,000.

Tents in the town of Rhinebeck, located near New York, have cost about $625,000, tables and plates will cost $100,000 and flowers – mostly orchids and lilies – $500,000.

The wedding dress – signed by Vera Wang – cost about $25,000 and jewelry that the bride will wear worth $250,000. The wedding cake cost $10,000 and the security device, $200,000.

So, you do the math.

Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Hilary and Bill Clinton, marries Marc Mezvinsky, a bank investor.

They know each other since they were teenagers and studied both at Stanford University. Marc Mezvinsky father, former congressman Edward Mezvinsky, served a five-years sentence for fraud.

Rhinebeck City Council received a request to supplement the number of police during the ceremony. The application was approved, but there were critics who called that all additional funds to be paid by the bride’s father, former Democratic President Bill Clinton.

Rhinebeck is a town with 8,000 people, situated about 100 km north of New York. Mrs Bill and Hillary Clinton live in Chappaqua situated nearby, since 2000.

President Barack Obama won’t go to Chelsea Clinton’s wedding

It seems that President Barack Obama won’t go to Chelsea Clinton’s wedding.

“I was not invited to the wedding,” President Barack Obama said on ABC’s The View, airing Thursday, “because I think Hillary and Bill, properly, want to keep this thing for Chelsea and her soon-to-be husband.”

“You don’t want two presidents at one wedding!” Obama said. “All the secret service, guests going through [metal detectors], all the gifts being torn apart.” The wedding ceremony will take place this weekend in small city of N.Y. State.

Chelsea Clinton’s wedding will take place this weekend

Chelsea Clinton’s wedding will take place on Saturday on a private property located on the Hudson River. The two young lovers known each other since adolescence and studied both at Stanford University.

The Rhinebeck City Council received a request to supplement the number of police officers during the ceremony. The application was approved, but there were critics who asked that the additional police officers to be paid by the bride’s father, former Democratic President Bill Clinton.

Oprah Winfrey and Barack Obama on the guest list at Chelsea Clinton’s wedding

A local resident who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the resident isn’t authorized to divulge the information, says Clinton and Mezvinsky will wed at a private mansion just outside the town about two hours north of New York City.

The Hudson Valley News is reporting that the wedding will take place at the former estate of John Jacob Astor IV. That property has breathtaking mountain and river views and is situated about 70 miles away from the Clintons’ family home in Chappaqua, N.Y.

Hillary Clinton doesn’t say a word about Chelsea’s wedding. “My lips are sealed”, she told NBC’s Andrea Mitchell in a Today Show segment this morning. “I am under very strict orders not to talk about it.”

However rumors say that Chelsea Clinton has reportedly tapped bridal icon Vera Wang to design her wedding gown. Also the President of the United States, Barack Obama, and Oprah Winfrey are among the guests, although a spokeswoman for the Clintons declined to comment this information.

“The people who are coming are her friends and the people who are meaningful in her life,” the Secretary of State said.

Among other guests are singer Barbra Streisand, Kate Capshaw and Steven Speilberg, former Clinton advisor Harold Ickes, Clinton money man Terry McAuliffe, former British Prime Minister John Major, historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, media moguls Ted Turner and long-time Clinton friend Denise Rich.

Chelsea is the daughter of former President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. Marc Mezvinsky, her fiancé, is an investment banker in New York.

Al Gore and his family not attending Chelsea Clinton’s wedding

According to recent reports Gore has no plans in attending the wedding of Clinton’s daughter. “The Gores are not attending the wedding,” family spokeswoman Kalee Kreider said in a statement. “They both wish Chelsea well, believe she is a wonderful young woman, and they share in the family’s excitement.”

Molly Hagerty said about Gore that he is a “pervert and sexual predator”. “Al Gore is a pervert and sexual predator,” she told American tabloid the National Enquirer. “He’s not what people think he is — he’s a sick man! “I want justice served.”

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