Connect with us

Other News

Optimism From Hillary Clinton and Darkness From Donald Trump at Campaign’s End

Published

on

08campaign1-master675

Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump hopscotched from Pennsylvania to North Carolina to Michigan on Monday in the final, frenzied hours of the presidential campaign, offering clashing closing arguments as the sprawling map of the United States was reduced to a string of must-win states.

Accompanied by rock stars, ex-presidents, old friends and their grown children, the Democratic and Republican nominees pleaded with voters to end a traumatic campaign with an emphatic endorsement of their visions for the country.

Mrs. Clinton, whom polls show leading Mr. Trump, gave a sunny and optimistic summation of her candidacy for the White House as she embarked on a four-state tour on Monday.

“Tomorrow, you can vote for a hopeful, inclusive, big-hearted America,” she told a crowd in Pittsburgh. “Our core values are being tested in this election.”

08campaign2-master675

Mr. Trump, who was campaigning in five states on Monday, took a darker approach, assailing the “crooked media,” attacking a “corrupt Washington establishment” and mocking Mrs. Clinton over and over.

“It’s a rigged, rigged system,” he declared in Raleigh, N.C. “And now it’s up to the American people to deliver the justice that we deserve at the ballot box tomorrow.”

As the campaign wound down, both candidates dispensed with ritual. Mrs. Clinton, who relishes upbraiding her opponent, abandoned her usual assault on Mr. Trump’s conduct and temperament. And Mr. Trump, who normally seeks to convey confidence at all times, sounded uncharacteristically vulnerable.

“They say we’ll get a tremendous amount of credit, win or lose,” he said during a rally in Sarasota, Fla. “I said: ‘No, no, no, no. I don’t want any credit if we lose.’”

Despite the ugliness of the campaign, there were signs that Americans were seizing the opportunity to express themselves at the ballot box in large numbers. Turnout in states that allow early voting was high, and in interviews, many voters said they were eager to bring an end to this unusual, exhausting and still suspenseful election. Much more HERE

(Visited 6 times, 1 visits today)
Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Advertisement

Title

Victoria Iyama: 'The Embarrassment Called Acting, Cancer Fight'Victoria Iyama: 'The Embarrassment Called Acting, Cancer Fight'
Celebrity News And Gossips9 hours ago

Victoria Iyama: ‘The Embarrassment Called Acting, Cancer Fight’

In an interview with Punch, Uk based Nollywood actress Victoria Iyama bares it all. She talked about the shame of...

American Actor The Rock Tames Alligator That Have Ripped Off Human PartsAmerican Actor The Rock Tames Alligator That Have Ripped Off Human Parts
Foreign News9 hours ago

American Actor The Rock Tames Alligator That Have Ripped Off Human Parts

The Blast, reports that American actor, the Rock successfully tamed an alligator who has ripped off seven arms and 47...

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu resurfaces in Jerusalem praying (Photos/Video)Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu resurfaces in Jerusalem praying (Photos/Video)
Nigerian News9 hours ago

Celebration in Ebonyi state as Nnamdi Kanu resurfaces in Jerusalem (Video)

There is a new dimension in the Nnamdi Kanu reappearance in Jerusalem. The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra,...

Trend & Style10 hours ago

Comparison of the Ooni’s new bride, Prophetess Naomi crossing a spill of blood and the Biblical story of ‘The Passover’

Nigerians continue to react to a photo showing the Ooni of Ife’s new wife, Evangelist Naomi performing some rites while...

2019 Elections: Obasanjo mocks Tinubu2019 Elections: Obasanjo mocks Tinubu
Nigerian News10 hours ago

2019 Elections: Obasanjo mocks Tinubu

NIGERIAN POLITICS: A former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has mocked a national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola...

The Return of Nnamdi Kanu, Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOBThe Return of Nnamdi Kanu, Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB
Nigerian News10 hours ago

What Ohaneze Youths want Buhari to do Nnamdi Kanu (Read)

As Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB resurfaced in Jerusalem after disappearing more a year ago,...

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu resurfaces in Jerusalem praying (Photos/Video)Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu resurfaces in Jerusalem praying (Photos/Video)
Nigerian News10 hours ago

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu resurfaces in Jerusalem praying (Photos/Video)

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB was spotted in Jerusalem. Kanu was spotted in Jerusalem...

Rape Scandal: Allegri breaks silence on dropping Cristiano Ronaldo amid allegationsRape Scandal: Allegri breaks silence on dropping Cristiano Ronaldo amid allegations
Football News10 hours ago

Rape Scandal: Allegri breaks silence on dropping Cristiano Ronaldo amid allegations

Juventus manager, Massimilaino Allegri, has insisted he will continue to play Cristiano Ronaldo, amid a police investigation into a rape...

36 pupils pregnant at a school in South Africa , 31 between the ages of nine and 19 living with HIV36 pupils pregnant at a school in South Africa , 31 between the ages of nine and 19 living with HIV
African News10 hours ago

36 pupils pregnant at a school in South Africa , 31 between the ages of nine and 19 living with HIV

HEALTH: The Health MEC in Limpopo, South Africa, Phophi Ramathu has called on communities to support pupils living with the...

Female student involved in the Covenant University scandal releases sexy photos as she embraces her bodyFemale student involved in the Covenant University scandal releases sexy photos as she embraces her body
Trend & Style10 hours ago

Female student involved in the Covenant University scandal releases sexy photos as she embraces her body

Effanga Marilyn, the female student who was recently embroiled in the Covenant University scandal has released a sexy bikini photo....

Trending