The Presidential Election Of 2016 Essay

1169 WordsDec 12, 20165 Pages
American presidential election of 2016 was a few weeks ago, many are scratching their heads following the outcome result. Many, including myself are, asking the question who voted to bring Trump into office? No the better question is who did not vote to keep Trump out of the office. This must have been the same feelings and questions people had in the election of 1968 with Nixon, as the options they were left with to choose was not one of which many were enthused about. Richard Milhous Nixon born on January 9, 1913 in Yorba Linda, California. (Biography.com Editors, paragraph 2) Donald John Trump, born in June 14, 1946, in Queens, New York. Both were one of five Children of their families. (Biography.com Editors, paragraph 2). In both of their of biographies, Nixon attended Duke University and earned a degree in law but Trump attended Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania, and graduated with a degree in economics. What lead these two in to politic and clinching the title of the presidency as “Law and Order candidates. Richard M Nixon was a formal Vice President of President Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1953-1961. He attempted the presidency in 1962 and lost to President John F. Kennedy but he tried a different approach which granted him the election of 1968. On the night of his presidential acceptance speech at the Republican National convention, he recapped the American people how their sons died in Normandy, Korea, and in Valley Forge should be for
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