‘Obama called Clinton to tell her to concede to Trump’

Posted In: News Date:Apr 19th, 2017

Clinton’s voice crackled with emotion as she said, “This is painful, and it will be for a long time.” But she told her faithful to accept Trump and the election results, urging them to give him “an open mind and a chance to lead.”

Before Clinton took the stage at a New York City, top aides filed in, eyes red and shoulders slumped, as they tried to process the celebrity businessman’s shock victory the night before after a campaign that appeared poised until Election Day to make Clinton the 45th US president.

But while many on her team were still struggling to come to terms with the loss the morning after the aborted celebration, Clinton herself was well aware the evening before that the seemingly impossible was in fact taking place.