Category Archives: US Election 2016

Trump’s big win: What voters had to say US Election 2016

By: Katherine Aylesworth, Lindsay Wadden and Laura Dart For voters across the United States, it was a night to remember — and a result some may have been surprised by. On Tuesday, Democrat Hillary Clinton won the popular vote with 47.7 per cent while Republican Donald Trump got 47.5. Still, he clinched the presidency by securing 270 Electoral

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2016 U.S. Election: Donald Trump defeats Hillary Clinton News, US Election 2016

By: Jeremy Appel Donald Trump, the bombastic businessman who kicked off his presidential campaign by calling illegal Mexican immigrants “rapists” and drug dealers, has defeated former first lady, secretary of state and New York senator Hillary Clinton to become the 45th president of the United States. As results trickled in throughout the night, states that

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2016 U.S. Election: Donald Trump elected News, Uncategorized, US Election 2016

Map made by Chris Besik By: Tyler Bloomfield, Hunter Crowther Donald Trump has surpassed 270 electoral votes and Hillary Clinton called him to concede the election, meaning Trump has become the president-elect of the United States. Despite nearly every major poll indicating Clinton would become the first female president of the United States, Trump shocked

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2016 U.S. Election: What else is America voting on? News, Politics, US Election 2016

Follow Humber News’ Live-Blog to keep up to date with the latest in the 2016 U.S. Election.  By: Hunter Crowther Most Americans will be focused on the presidential results between Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican candidate Donald Trump, but there are several important issues voters face at the state level. Minimum wage, marijuana, guns

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2016 U.S. Election: Hillary Clinton at a glance News, US Election 2016

By: Tyler Bloomfield Democratic Party nominee Hillary Clinton is the first female candidate to represent one of the two major parties in the presidential race and in a matter of hours she could be president elect. (Donald Trump at a Glance) Early Years Born Hillary Rodham and raised in a Chicago suburb, Clinton’s political career

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2016 U.S. Election: Donald Trump at a glance News, Politics, US Election 2016

By: Hunter Crowther Republican candidate Donald Trump is the first presidential candidate for a major party without political or military experience. (Hillary Clinton at a Glance) Early Years Donald James Trump was born in Queens, a suburb of New York City. Growing up in the Big Apple, Trump was taken out of school at 13

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2016 U.S. Election: Humber News team on location US Election 2016

By: Lindsay Wadden, Laura Dart and Katherine Aylesworth  It’s Election Day in America and Humber News has reporters right in the thick of it. Republican supporters are rallying in the state of New York, where voting is well underway. It’s not all about the two major presidential candidates, though. On Monday night, our reporters visited a Republican clam bake fundraiser

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How does voting in the U.S. presidential election work? News, Politics, US Election 2016

By: Hunter Crowther Most Canadians are well aware the United States presidential election takes place tomorrow, and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican candidate Donald Trump are trading blows one last time before the polls close. How much do Canadians know about how the U.S. voting process works? Canadians are accustomed to the first-past-the-post system, where representatives of ridings

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