Trump’s repeated claim that he won in a ‘landslide’ victory doesn’t make it so!
“Landslide” is perhaps a bit in the eye of the beholder. But by any objective measure, Trump did not win one, let alone a “blowout.” Trump will be a minority president who lost the popular vote and only won the electoral college through narrow victories in three states. On top of that, his margin of victory, even in the electoral college, is so low that he ranks 46th out of 58 elections.
“The use of ‘landslide’ suggest a certain insecurity in the Trump camp,” Pitney said. (Pitney also ranked the losers in the electoral college. Clinton earned eighth place.). Read more from the Washington Post here.
Trump’s continued claim of winning in a landslide doesn’t make it so. What do you think? Please add your comments below