Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton by 13,225 votes in Michigan in
his path to the presidency, unofficial Secretary of State office
Trump captured the presidency in a dramatic photo finish to an
unpredictable and wild presidential election, using his
anti-establishment movement to break through Clinton’s last line of
defense in the industrial Upper Midwest.
"America will no longer settle for anything less than the best," Trump
said in a victory speech just before 3 a.m. "We must reclaim our
Michigan proved to be one of Trump's crucial final states after the New
York businessman won critical swing states of Florida, Pennsylvania,
Wisconsin, North Carolina, Iowa and Ohio.