Listen playing paused you're listening to a sample of the audible audio edition learn more browse our editors' picks for the best books of the year so far in fiction, nonfiction, mysteries, children's books, and much more. Results of the presidential election of 2016, won by donald j trump with 304 electoral votes trump will be the fifth person in us history to become president despite losing the nationwide popular vote he will be the first president without any prior experience in public service, while clinton was the. 2016 republican us presidential nomination candidatescandidates for the 2016 republican us presidential nomination: (top row, left to right) ted cruz, ben carson, marco rubio, jeb bush, and rand paul results of the american presidential election, 2012 encyclopædia britannica, inc. 2016 usa presidential election the united states of america will be electing its 45th president on november 8, 2016 starting from february 1, a series of primaries and caucuses has been held in various states of the country a couple of states are yet to hold their primaries and caucuses and the. For information about the electoral process for the presidential election, please click here: how the president is elected the 2016 primary elections the national conventions an overview and individual pages on every single candidate from the two major parties can be found in the menu.
The united states presidential election of 2016 was the 58th quadrennial american presidential election, held on tuesday, november 8, 2016. Learn about the presidential election process, including the electoral college, caucuses and primaries, and the national conventions overview of the presidential election process infographic poster: how to become president of the united states. The 2016 presidential election was the 58th quadrennial election, held on november 8, 2016 republican nominee businessman donald trump surprisingly won against democratic nominee former secretary of state hillary clinton despite clinton, winning the popular vote. Watch full event: donald trump victory speech presidential elections 2016 here is donald john trump addressing the nation from new york city: i will not let you the result shocking to many is being celebrated by others and a republican is set to become the 45th president of the united states.
More election coverage from the times the data for the results on this site are reported by the associated press through the week of nov 8, 2016 presidential results are updated as of feb. About nine-in-ten americans learn about the election in a given week this high level of learning about the 2016 presidential candidates and campaigns is consistent with recent research that has shown strong interest in this election, even more so than at the same point in the previous two. And on november 8, 2016, presidential election day, a dogfight between two jets, an american f-16, and a russian sukhoi 27 flanker was witnessed in area photographs of the russian and american jet dogfight can be observed here, here and here it has been suggested the sukhoi may have been.
How weird has the 2016 election been a prohibition of muslims — an unprecedented proposal by a leading american presidential candidate, and an idea more center archivist frank mackaman, a lifelong student of government, says the presidential race america is witnessing right now is 'virtually. American presidency project that said, the bar is pretty low: americans are one of the least active voting populations among developed countries, with the us clocking in at 31 out of president-elect trump won the vote from an overwhelming total of white males with or without a college degree.
Since election day, many readers of american nations have been asking for an analysis of the election via the underlying regional cultures the bottom line: the 2016 presidential election results exhibited the same regional patterning we've seen in virtually all competitive contests in our history. The history of presidential elections, everything you ever wanted to know about each and every election from 1792- 2016 from 1789 to 2012 the story of each presidental elections in american history for each election their is popular and electoral, votes states carried as well as an overview. Latest us elections 2016 news, comment and analysis from the guardian, the world's leading liberal voice on the road election stories from our reporters across america 'none of the old rules apply' dave eggers travels days before the presidential election, a historic african-american church in. Racism in america has been a leading issue of the 2016 presidential election (joe raedle/getty images) the republican presidential nominee was supported by white nationalists, including members of the ku klux klan african-americans were publicly protesting institutional racism.
The 2016 democratic presidential primary is the preliminary round for the democratic party to pick the candidate they wish to support for the 2016 general election additional republican caucuses were held in alaska, north dakota and wyoming and a democratic caucus was held in american samoa. In 2016, the district of columbia had three electoral votes, which was 05 percent of the 538 electoral votes up for grabs and 11 percent of the 270 electoral votes needed to win the general election the 23rd amendment gave resident of dc the right to cast electoral votes in presidential elections in.
Americans who are running for federal elective offices spent more than ever -- about $68 billion -- in that pursuit, including the nastiest presidential election in recent memory, between hillary clinton and donald trump that's more than what consumers spend on cereal ($6 billion), pet grooming. Presidency 2016 president obama is barred by constitutional term limits from seeking re-election in 2016 a large crowd of candidates will likely compete for the democratic and republican nominations. View presidential election results and electoral votes by state to see who will become the next president of the united states party change denotes a race where the 2016 projected winner is from a different party than the previous winner or incumbent.