Presidential Election 2016!

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You may not be able to vote in the U.S. presidential election (yet!), but you can vote right here! Who do you think should be the next president of the United States?

Vote for one of the major party candidates below!

Donald J Trump

Political Party: Republican

Donald Trump is a successful businessman who made his fortune in luxury real estate, building apartment buildings, golf courses, casinos, and hotels. He is also well-known for “The Apprentice,” and “Celebrity Apprentice,” reality TV shows he produced and co-starred in, and for several books published under his name. The most famous of these is The Art of the Deal, which explains his methods of negotiation.

Mr. Trump is married to Melania Trump, a former model. They have a 10-year-old son, Barron. Mr. Trump also has four grown children from two previous marriages and eight grandchildren.

Mr. Trump promises to “Make America Great Again.”

 

Hillary Clinton

Political Party: Democrat

Hillary Clinton has made a career of serving in public office. Most recently, she was Secretary of State (from 2009 to 2013) under President Obama. (The secretary of state is the president’s top adviser on U.S. relationships with other countries and their governments.) She was a U.S. senator, representing New York state, for eight years. Before that, she was the first lady for the eight years that her husband, Bill Clinton, was president.  If elected, she will be the first female president of the United States.

Hillary Clinton has one grown child, Chelsea Clinton, with her husband.

Mrs. Clinton’s most often used slogan is “Stronger Together.” 

 

 

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