Both candidates needed 270 electoral votes to become president and currently Trump has already surpassed that mark with 288 while Clinton is at 215. [You can check the full elections details/results here]
The billionaire business man will become the 45th President of the United and will replace Barack Obama at the white house.
Addressing the audience at his victory party, Trump said;
“I just received a call from Secretary Clinton. She congratulated us on – and it’s about us – on our victory, and I congratulated her and her family on a very, very hard fought campaign,” President-elect Donald Trump began at his victory party. “She fought hard. Hillary has worked very long and very hard over a long period of time, and we owe her a major debt of gratitude for her service to our country. I mean that very seriously.
Now it’s time for America to bind the wounds of division.
He continued: “It is time for us to come together as one united people.”
“Ours was not a campaign, but rather, an incredible and great movement.”