Hillary Clinton in the number of submitted ballots for voters ahead of the winner of the U.S. presidential election Donald trump is already more than 2.5 million votes. These data were published in the New York Times.
According to her, the gap reached 2 094 526 votes, or 1.9 percentage points.
After trump voted 62 626 216, and Clinton – 65 152 310. The widening gap was due to completion of counting of ballots in such densely populated States as California and new York, where he won a landslide victory for Clinton.
The difference between the submitted candidates votes already five times greater than the gap between George Bush and al Gore in the presidential election in 2000.
Won then Bush, a Republican he had served 50 002 456 votes, while Democrat Gore lost the election, although he was supported by half a million more people – 50 999 897.
This result shows that these exit polls were close to the truth. The results showed the victory of Hillary Clinton over Donald trump with a difference of 3.2%. In the end, Clinton is ahead of trump by 1.9%, but lost.
Recall that the U.S. presidential election held on 8 November. The elections were won by Republican Donald trump, he will become the 45th President of the United States. His inauguration will take place on 20 January 2017.