New York - The American people have elected on Tuesday Donald Trump as new President of the United States of America.
New York – The American people have elected on Tuesday Donald Trump as new President of the United States of America.
Against all odds and the predictions of all polls, Donald Trump obtained 278 electoral votes after winning the three siwng states of Ohio, North Carolina and Florida He will become the 45th President of the United States of America. Hillary Clinton won 215 electoral votes.
The is the first time in America’s history that a person who had never held public office or served in the military wins the US presidency.
The 70-year-old real estate magnate becomes the oldest president ever sworn in for a first term.
Speaking to his followers in New York, Trump expressed his gratitude towards Hillary Clinton and called for unity.
“We owe (Clinton) a very major debt of gratitude to her for her service to our country,” Trump said. “I say it is time for us to come together as one united people.”
“I pledge to every citizen of our land that I will be president for all Americans,” he added.