Stars react to President Obama's re-election

Stars react to President Obama's re-election

Jay-Z, left to right, President Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen smile during a campaign event at Nationwide Arena Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)


by CBS News

Posted on November 7, 2012 at 10:31 AM

Updated Wednesday, Nov 7 at 1:49 PM

(CBS News) -- Celebrities were chiming in on President Barack Obama's win on Tuesday. Many stars have taken to Twitter to voice their excitement about his re-election. Others, including Donald Trump and Ted Nugent, aren't too pleased about the election results and Republican candidate Mitt Romney's loss.

Here's what some of them had to say:

Lady Gaga - I JUST GOT OFF STAGE IN COLUMBIA!! CONGRATULATIONS MR. PRESIDENT @BarackObama We are so proud to be American tonight! YES!!! YES! YES!!

Donald Trump - This election is a total sham and a travesty. We are not a democracy.

Alec Baldwin-Now that this enervating election is over, lets help rebuild New Jersey, Staten Island, the Rockaways, et al...

Ted Nugent-Goodluk America u just voted for economic & spiritual suicide. Soulless fools

Mariah Carey-INCREDIBLE SPEECH!!!!!! Watching in a room full of diverse people-all truly moved. Thank you America for President Obama-4more yrs.

Samuel L. Jackson-A deep sigh of relief before celebration! Congratulations are in order for all who went out & worked & kept the faith & WOULD NOT BE DENIED!

John Cusak-Let's put this pressure on elected leaders of all parties with the momentum of everyone's hard work !!…

Ricky Gervais-Well Done America. We knew you'd get it right.#ObamaWins

Jay Z-Encore.

Jenna Jameson-Congratulations to President Obama on another 4. I hope you can follow through with your promises and help this drowning country

Eva Longoria-Me and my friends celebrating! I'm on tears! Moving the country forward!!! Obama!!!

Rob Lowe-Now we come together. It is time for our leaders to lead. We will do our part, if they will do theirs.

Zoe Saldana-We all spoke and our voices were heard. See?! We do have the power to make a change! We voted and as americans we elected our president!

Rob Thomas-Everyone just keep hateful comments to yourself. If romney had won, I would have congratulated him as well and still said we need to move on

Sandra Bernhard- of course a sore loser #mitt he can't believe he isn't getting his way spoiled little boy.

Patricia Heaton-At least the president can't blame the mess he's "inheriting" on anyone else but himself!

Olivia Wilde-AMERICA! You have spoken! Women! You have been heard! Young people! You proved them wrong! Tireless Obama volunteers! I THANK YOU!

Lea Michelle-Amazing election party tonight at @MrRPMurphy's house! And so glad we got to celebrate the re-election of OBAMA!!! #GObama

Maria Menounos-Fox News calling Ohio for pres Obama...silence here at Romney hq and celebrations in chicago.

Kelly Osbourne-Thank God #Obama2012 has victoriously won I feel Safer now there hopefully wont be a world war III & gays can finally get married! #victory

Neil Patrick Harris-Yahoooo! FOUR MORE YEARS! that travel, hard work and campaigning was worth it...and now its time to work even harder...