US History/2016 Vote
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The 2016 election was an election to decide who would replace Barack Obama as president.
The GOP Primaries lasted from February 1st to June 7th, 2016.
The Democratic Primaries lasted from February 1st to June 24, 2016.
The candidates after the primaries were:
- Hillary Clinton
- Donald Trump
Third Party Candidates
Voting took place on November 8, 2016.
Hillary Clinton got 65,853,516 votes, or 48.5% of the people who voted. She scored 232 electoral votes.
Donald Trump got 62,984,825 votes, or 46.4% of the people who voted. He scored 306 electoral votes, giving him the amount of electoral votes needed to become president-elect.