US Presedential Election Results: Trump wins and pledges to be president for “all Americans”.
The US Presedential Elections 2016 has been won by Donald J. Trump today. Trump becomes the 45th President of the United States of America and his stunning victory sent shockwaves around the world.
In his victory speech given in New York this Morning, Trump began his speech congratulating Hilary Clinton and said that “she is a fighter”, followed by clearly stating and promising that he would be “ president for all Americans”. He said that he was “reaching out” to the people who did not supported him to “unify the country”.
“Now its time to bind the wounds of division. I say to Democrats and Republicans it is time come together as one united people,” he said.
He further added, “I pledge to be president for all Americans. The forgotten men and women of our country will be forgotten no longer”.
Trump expressed that his victory has been tough and it was a movement and not a campaign that had won him the White House , comprised of “all people of different backgrounds and beliefs”.
Trump in his speech also thanked his entire family and a lot of officials, mentioning them individually and specifically, who had worked with him to make him win the race to the White House.
The Republican ruled the key swing states of Florida, Ohio and North Carolina as he marched towards the victory.
Hilary Clinton initially did not acknowledge the election results but later on called Trump to congratulate on his victory.
Trump in his speech on America’s relationship with other countries mentioned, “We will get along with other nations willing to get along with us. We will deal fairly with everyone. We will seek common ground, partnership not conflict”.
“America will no longer settle for anything less than the best. We must reclaim our destiny,” he said.
Financial markets round the world plunged as voted for Donald Trump stacked up.