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UAW President Says Union Agrees With Donald Trump's View on Nafta

November 12, 2016 by legitgov

UAW President Says Union Agrees With Donald Trump's View on Nafta --Union head estimates potentially a third of members voted for the president-elect | 10 Nov 2016 | United Auto Workers President Dennis Williams indicated his organization can work with President-elect Donald Trump on key trade issues even though the 81-year-old union supported his opponent and has a long history of backing Democratic Party politicians. Mr. Williams said in Detroit on Thursday he is prepared to talk with Mr. Trump about trade and sees "a great opportunity" to "find some common ground." Specifically, Mr. Trump has been a critic of the North American Free Trade Agreement, or Nafta, and the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Corey Lewandowski resigns from CNN

November 12, 2016 by legitgov

Corey Lewandowski resigns from CNN | 11 Nov 2016 | Corey Lewandowski, Donald Trump's campaign manager turned CNN commentator, resigned from CNN on Friday afternoon. The resignation is effective immediately. Lewandowski has stayed in close touch with Trump and some top Trump aides since being fired from the campaign in June. This week there has been media discussion about Lewandowski possibly taking a role in the Trump administration.

Assassination threats against Trump flood Twitter

November 12, 2016 by legitgov

Assassination threats against Trump flood Twitter | 11 Nov 2016 | The shock and anger over Donald Trump's ascension to the White House has triggered a flood of calls on Twitter and other social media outlets for the president-elect to be assassinated -- and authorities will investigate all threats deemed to be credible, The Post has learned. Trump met Thursday with President Obama in the Oval Office, with the Republican businessman calling the hour-plus session a "great honor." ...But that message of inclusion was apparently lost in social media circles, particularly Twitter, where a simple search can reveal dozens and dozens of calls to gun down the next leader of the free world. Some posts called for both Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence to be assassinated, and there’s even an #AssassinateTrump hashtag.

Vice President-Elect Pence to Take Over Trump Transition Effort

November 11, 2016 by legitgov

Vice President-Elect Pence to Take Over Trump Transition Effort | 11 Nov 2016 | Vice President-elect Mike Pence will take over the job of leading Donald J. Trump's transition effort, taking the helm from Chris Christie, the governor of New Jersey, as Mr. Trump moves to assemble a government after his stunning upset victory, the transition team said on Friday. Mr. Christie had been in charge of the transition for the last several months, but the surprise nature of Mr. Trump's victory made it critical to move more quickly to assemble a team...Mr. Christie, along with Rudolph W. Giuliani, the former mayor of New York, and Michael T. Flynn, a retired lieutenant general who has been a top campaign supporter, will serve as vice chairs of the transition, the sources said.

Taliban storm German consulate in Afghan city, four killed

November 11, 2016 by legitgov

Taliban storm German consulate in Afghan city, four killed --Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Germany would review its lead role in the international [so-called] mission in northern Afghanistan | 11 Nov 2016 | Taliban militants stormed the German consulate in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif, ramming its outer wall with a truck bomb before battling security forces in a late-night attack that killed at least four people, officials said. The explosion, triggered by a suicide bomber, caused extensive damage to the building and shattered windows as far as 5 km (3 miles) away, a NATO spokesman said. A local doctor said the blast and subsequent firefight also wounded 120 people.

Dow jumps to record high as hope grows that Trump would lift economy

November 11, 2016 by legitgov

Dow jumps to record high as hope grows that Trump would lift economy | 10 Nov 2016 | The Dow Jones industrial average reached a record high on Wednesday amid growing hopes that President-elect Donald Trump would deliver major stimulus to the economy. The index rose 218 points, or 1.2 percent, to close at 18,808, while the broader Standard & Poor's 500 stock-index also gained.

Mob pummels man supposedly because he voted for Trump

November 10, 2016 by legitgov

Mob pummels man supposedly because he voted for Trump | 10 Nov 2016 | Amid a furious wave of anti-Donald Trump protests across the nation, disturbing footage from Chicago has emerged showing a mob beating the daylights out of a man -- purportedly because he voted for the president-elect. The footage, now making the rounds on social media, shows the victim being clobbered by at least two others, as others heartily cheer in the background. "You voted Trump, you voted Trump!" onlookers scream during the repugnant scene.

Barack Obama to welcome Donald Trump to White House

November 10, 2016 by legitgov

Barack Obama to welcome Donald Trump to White House | 10 Nov 2016 | US President Barack Obama is set to meet his successor Donald Trump in the Oval Office for talks aimed at ensuring a smooth transition of power. Mr Trump will become the 45th US president after securing a surprise victory over Hillary Clinton. Mr Obama - who had branded Mr Trump "unfit" for office and campaigned against him - urged all Americans to accept the result of Tuesday's election.

Thousands take to streets of U.S. cities to protest Trump victory

November 10, 2016 by legitgov

Thousands take to streets of U.S. cities to protest Trump victory | 09 Nov 2016 | Demonstrators marched in cities across the United States on Wednesday to protest against Republican Donald Trump's surprise U.S. presidential election win, blasting his controversial campaign rhetoric about immigrants, Muslims and other groups. In New York, thousands of protesters filled streets in midtown Manhattan as they made their way to Trump Tower, Trump's gilded home on Fifth Avenue. Hundreds of others gathered at a Manhattan park and shouted "Not my president." Protesters threw objects at police in riot gear and smashed windows at a CVS drug store in Oakland, California.

Transcript: Donald Trump's Victory Speech

November 10, 2016 by legitgov

Transcript: Donald Trump's Victory Speech | 09 Nov 2016 | After winning the presidency, Donald J. Trump addressed supporters in New York City. Following is a transcript of Donald J. Trump’s victory speech, as compiled by Federal News Services.

Thousands of Bay Area students walk out following Trump election

November 10, 2016 by legitgov

Thousands of Bay Area students walk out following Trump election | 09 Nov 2016 | Holding signs reading "Not our president" and defiantly chanting Wednesday, thousands of students spilled out of Bay Area high schools, taking to the streets in anti-Donald Trump protests -- the latest round of action across the Bay Area following the New York billionaire's election to the highest office in the land. A wave of students rushed out of Berkeley High School around 9 a.m. and met near the school's theater along Allston Way before the throng of young people was joined by several teachers in a march to the UC Berkeley campus.

Yale Professor Cancels Exam for Snowflake Students Distraught at Election Result

November 10, 2016 by legitgov

Yale Professor Cancels Exam for Snowflake Students Distraught at Election Result | 09 Nov 2016 | Liberal students across the nation watched in shock as Donald Trump clinched victory from Hillary Clinton to become the 45th president of the United States. But some wiped their tears, and pulled themselves together enough to ask their professors to cancel their exams because they were so upset by the results. And one Yale economics professor heard the cry, and decided to protect his snowflake charges by making the test optional. He wrote to them, saying: "I am getting many heartfelt notes from students who are in shock over the election returns" and "fear, rightly or wrongly for their families" and are "requesting that the exam be postponed."

Dow surges 300 points, tracking for record close after Trump election win

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Dow surges 300 points, tracking for record close after Trump election win | 09 Nov 2016 | U.S. equities rose Wednesday, putting the Dow Jones industrial average within striking distance of a record high, after a stunning victory by Republican Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton. The Dow briefly rose more than 300 points in the afternoon, on track to close at a record high and about 25 points below its all-time intraday high. The Nasdaq composite rose about 0.9 percent.

Revenge of the Deplorables: The most extraordinary Presidential campaign in modern history ends as the voters America forgot sweep Donald to a stunning victory

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Revenge of the Deplorables: The most extraordinary Presidential campaign in modern history ends in utter humiliation for Hillary, the pollsters, and elites of business, media and show business as the voters America forgot sweep Donald to a stunning victory --Donald Trump has won the presidency – taking Pennsylvania to secure 274 electoral college votes | 09 Nov 2016 | Donald Trump sensationally won the White House race this morning as Hillary Clinton phoned him at 2.30am to concede she had lost. She made the private call shortly after sending her campaign chairman to give her supporters exactly the opposite message, that it was not over - a humiliating and bizarre end to a political career which had put her on the verge of being the first female president. Instead a jubilant Trump headquarters erupted in cheers as the news broke. Trump accepted the mantle of leadership with uncharacteristic humility nearly three hours after Election Day was over.

Donald Trump is US president-elect in 'America's Brexit' as Hillary Clinton concedes election

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Donald Trump is US president-elect in 'America's Brexit' as Hillary Clinton concedes election | 09 Nov 2016 | Donald Trump won the US presidential election early this morning in a stunning victory that sent shockwaves around the world. The Republican took the key swing states of Florida, North Carolina and Ohio early this morning, as he marched towards the White House. Mr Trump pledged that he would be "president for all Americans" in his New York victory speech. He said he was "reaching out" to the people who had not supported him to "unify the country". "Now it's time to bind the wounds of division. I say to Democrats and Republicans it is time come together as one united people," he said.

Donald Trump sweeps to victory in historic upset

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Donald Trump sweeps to victory in historic upset | 09 Nov 2016 | Donald Trump scored a stunning and historic upset victory in the presidential election Wednesday morning, once again defying predictions and winning key battleground states to capture the White House. Donald Trump scored a stunning and historic upset victory in the presidential election Wednesday morning, once again defying predictions and winning key battleground states to capture the White House. Giddy supporters at the New York Hilton -- who were sullen just hours earlier -- erupted in cheers as the GOP nominee closed in on victory, chanting, "President Trump" and "Drain the Swamp..."

GOP keeps Senate control as Democrats fall short

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

GOP keeps Senate control as Democrats fall short | 09 Nov 2016 | Republicans held onto their slim Senate majority Wednesday, a stinging blow to Democrats in a night full of them. Democrats had been nearly certain of retaking control but saw their hopes fizzle as endangered GOP incumbents won in Missouri, Indiana, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and even Democrat-friendly Wisconsin. GOP-held New Hampshire remained too close to call in the early morning hours Wednesday, but even if Democrats eked out a win there it would not make a difference. Republicans started the night with a 54-46 majority in the Senate and were on track to end up with at least 52 seats, presuming they win a December run-off in Louisiana, as expected.

Donald Trump elected president of the United States

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Breaking: Donald Trump elected president of the United States --Republican president-elect Donald Trump delivered his acceptance speech during his election night event at the New York Hilton Midtown in the early morning hours of November 9, 2016, in New York City. Donald Trump defeated Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton to become the 45th president of the United States. | 09 Nov 2016 | According to the Associated Press, Donald Trump has been elected president of the United States, as voters eager to shake up the nation's political establishment pick the businessman to lead the country. An unexpected Republican nominee, Trump rode a wave of support from voters seeking change...In a victory that rattled financial markets worldwide, he upset Democrat Hillary Clinton, who would have become the first woman to serve in the Oval Office. Donald Trump took a dramatic step toward the White House Tuesday with crucial battleground victories in Florida, North Carolina and Ohio.

Donald Trump wins Pennsylvania

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Breaking: Donald Trump wins Pennsylvania | 09 Nov 2016 | Donald Trump wins Pennsylvania.

Republicans march toward defense of Senate, House majorities

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Republicans march toward defense of Senate, House majorities | 09 Nov 2016 | Republicans will maintain their six-year control over the U.S. House of Representatives, major TV networks projected on Tuesday night, and were also on track to defend their Senate majority, against a handful of failed Democratic challengers. With Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic rival Hillary Clinton locked in a close battle for the White House, television networks said Republicans, as widely projected by analysts, would keep control of the House. Winners had been declared so far in 28 Senate races, with Democrats making a net gain of only a single seat so far, and only a handful of additional opportunities for them remaining undecided.

Colorado voters reject measure to create universal healthcare

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Colorado voters reject measure to create universal healthcare | 08 Nov 2016 | Colorado voters rejected a ballot measure on Tuesday to create the nation's first statewide universal health insurance program, according to local NBC News affiliate 9News. The proposition, called Amendment 69, would have created one of the most dramatic overhauls to a public healthcare system in U.S. history. Colorado's 9News reported that the amendment was defeated on Tuesday night, after early results showed an overwhelming defeat.

Election results: Trump projected to win Florida, Ohio, North Carolina

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Election results: Trump projected to win Florida, Ohio, North Carolina | 08 Nov 2016 | The presidential race was extremely close on Tuesday evening, with Republican Donald Trump -- who entered the night as an underdog -- seizing the advantage over Democrat Hillary Clinton in a series of battleground states. By 11 p.m. Eastern time, voting had ended in 49 states, everywhere but Alaska. Together, they represented 535 of the country’s 538 electoral votes. Trump was on track to prevail in Ohio, a key bellwether state that has backed the losing presidential candidate only once since 1944.

Trump fans celebrate at New York watch party as election results pour in

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Trump fans celebrate at New York watch party as election results pour in --Trump supporters filled the Hilton hotel ballroom as the Republican presidential nominee's improbable underdog campaign picked up steam across the country | 08 Nov 2016 | After a barnstorming blitz that involved 14 rallies in 10 states over a 72-hour period, Donald Trump prepared for the election in a midtown New York building that did not bear his name. As the evening's news got better and better for the Republican -- a win in Ohio, then Florida -- the cheers in a New York hotel ballroom grew loud enough to be heard over at Trump Tower, where Trump was in his penthouse, watching with family and friends.

Fox projects Trump wins Florida

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Breaking: Fox projects Trump wins Florida | 08 Nov 2016 |

Trump takes Ohio: NBC News projections

November 9, 2016 by walden9

Trump takes Ohio: NBC News projections | Nov 08 2016 | The polls have closed in Ohio, and NBC News projects Donald Trump to be the winner. One reason may be voters' concerns about the economy. More than half of Ohio voters said that the economy is the most important issue facing the country, NBC News exit poll results show, and 49 percent say Trump would handle the economy better. A senior GOP source in Ohio told NBC News their preliminary data shows it will come down to the wire.

Florida Political Comeback: Crist Wins House Seat as a Democrat

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Florida Political Comeback: Crist Wins House Seat as a Democrat | 08 Nov 2016 | Speaking of Florida comebacks (Marco Rubio), the Associated Press projects that former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist will be elected to the U.S. House in the 13th district. It's something of a demotion for Mr. Crist, who was once a popular Republican governor. But after losing a bruising GOP primary to Mr. Rubio in 2010 for a U.S. Senate seat, he left the GOP and mounted an independent bid against Mr. Rubio in the general election for the same seat. He lost that race, eventually becoming a Democrat.

Presidential Election Live: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Locked in Tight Races in Battleground States

November 9, 2016 by walden9

Presidential Election Live: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Locked in Tight Races in Battleground States | Nov 8 2016 | The vote margins separating Donald J. Trump and Hillary Clinton remain razor thin in a series of battleground states that will determine the outcome of the presidential contest, with voters clearly demonstrating the polarized nature of the American electorate In Florida, Mr. Trump was leading among white voters, including those with a college degree, while Mrs. Clinton was buoyed by a rise in nonwhite voters. Roughly four in 10 Florida voters in Tuesday’s election were nonwhite, and they accounted for well over half of Mrs. Clinton’s backers there.

Trump takes early lead over Clinton in electoral votes, race tight in key swing states

November 9, 2016 by legitgov

Trump takes early lead over Clinton in electoral votes, race tight in key swing states | 08 Nov 2016 | Donald Trump took the early electoral-vote lead over Hillary Clinton Tuesday night, as each candidate claimed big -- albeit expected -- state victories, but were locked in a tight race for numerous key battlegrounds. It was too early or close to call a range of vital swing states, including Pennsylvania, Florida, Ohio, New Hampshire, Virginia and North Carolina. While the outcome of those races is unclear, Fox News can project that Trump will win in Texas, Arkansas, Kansas, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming. In Nebraska, one of just two states that does not use a winner-take-all system of awarding delegates, Fox News can project that Trump will win four electoral votes. It is too early to say who will win the final vote in that state. Trump earlier claimed projected victories in South Carolina, West Virginia, Kentucky and Indiana, where running mate Mike Pence is governor, as well as Alabama, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Tennessee.

Razor-Thin Margins for Candidates in Battleground States

November 9, 2016 by walden9

Razor-Thin Margins for Candidates in Battleground States | 08 Nov 2016 |

Florida Results

November 9, 2016 by walden9

Florida Results | Nov 08 2016 |

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