Hilary Clinton increased her vote lead continues to grow. Secretary Clinton now has a popular vote lead of over 2.83 million – a rougly 2.1% lead over Donald Trump.
In fact, Hillary Clinton received roughly the same number of votes as President Obama did in his 2012 reelection victory over Mitt Romney.
NYC overall: 192k new Clinton votes, 33k Trump. Clinton’s national popular vote lead surges to 2.83 million (2.1%): https://t.co/j58GaxfPmH
— Dave Wasserman (@Redistrict) December 10, 2016
Clinton’s large vote lead leaves Trump as the elected president who lost the popular vote by the largest margin since Rutherford B. Hayes in the election of 1876.