While the nation’s attention has already shifted to Donald Trump’s moves as president-elect, his share of the total vote continues to decrease.
popular vote lead surpassed 2 million ― or about 1.5 percent of the
overall vote ― on Wednesday morning, with 64,225,863 ballots now counted
in her favor, compared to 62,210,612 for Trump, according to David
Wasserman of the nonpartisan Cook Political Report.
And Electors are being pressured to change their vote Dec. 19. And a Change.org petition to persuade them to do so has nearly 5m supporters.
What? You thought the election was over?
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