According to polls, in recent weeks, Clinton was ahead of trump, and once the gap reached a record 12%. However, a few days before the election, the ratings of the two main rivals are almost equal. However, opinion polls conducted by different methods differed significantly.
Experts have argued that Americans will choose the lesser of two evils. So, the question, “why are you willing to vote for Clinton”, most answered “because it’s not trump,” in the case of trump, the majority is ready to vote for him “because he’s not Clinton.”
About 4% said they would vote for Secretary of state because in case of victory it will be the first ever US female President.
As already mentioned , according to the Federal election Commission, Clinton 17 months of the election race has spent on the campaign, $897,7 million Just on her account received more than $1 billion.
Her rival Donald trump has spent on the campaign in two times less — $429,5 million he collected in campaign $512,2 million, $56.1 million of its own funds.
Earlier, the Associated Press reported that in the early elections of the President of the United States was attended by a record number of voters — 46.2 million people. According to the publication, record levels were recorded in 28 States and the district of Columbia, and it is assumed that the total number of early votes can reach 50 million, or 40% of the total number of those who will take part in the elections.