Presidential Election 2016
Former California Gov. Gray Davis lost to a Republican celebrity with no political experience. In a Nov. 10, 2016 talk with Sacramento Bee Political Editor Amy Chance, Davis explains how Donald Trump pulled off a similar win. Video courtesy of the California Channel.
Teachers and staff at Oakmont High in Roseville were warned Monday not to share political views with students.
Hundreds of people at Sutter's Fort in Sacramento Sunday, November 13, 2016, voiced frustration over Tuesday's presidential election of Donald Trump. The protesters temporarily blocked an Interstate 80 on-ramp before marching to the historic Sutter's Fort.
Hundreds of Sacramento Democrats held a peaceful meeting at the Sierra 2 Center in Curtis Park to express their worries and plan political action after the election of Donald Trump. Fem Dems of Sacramento organized the session, with more to follow.
If observers thought they might see tension or an exhibition of hard feelings when President Obama and President-elect Trump had their first-ever meeting, on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016, in the Oval Office of the White House, they were wrong. Pledges of cooperation were the order of the day.
Donald Trump delivered his victory speech from his election night event at the New York Hilton in Midtown Manhattan. It was a long-fought presidential election after declaring his candidacy June 16, 2015, and later telling supporters that he would accept the results of the election under the condition that he wins.
President Obama pledged a peaceful transition of power to Donald Trump: “We are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading the country,” Obama said on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016.
Hillary Clinton delivered her concession speech on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, offering her congratulations to President-elect Donald Trump. After a long and hard-fought campaign, the first female major party candidate urged her supporters to keep fighting and to offer Trump a chance to lead the country.
Sacramento Republicans at an Election Night party on Nov. 8, 2016 learn that that Donald Trump has won the presidency.
Democrats reacted to Trump's surging win late in the evening at an Election Night gathering at the California Democratic Party's Sacramento headquarters on Nov. 8, 2016.