America should have listened to the people who know Donald Trump best. Hillary Clinton carried New York State with 59% of the vote, while Donald Trump received 36.52% of the vote, a 22.48% Democratic victory margin. In New York City where Trump has lived his whole life Trump lost overwhelmingly, in a landslide; Citywide out of 1,969,920 voters 78.59% Clinton 461,174 Trump 18.4% , an embarrassing loss in his home town. Trump did win the racist NYC borough of Staten Island where I grew up 67.5% to 40.1%. There were only 67,561 voters there. Trump lost his home borough of Manhattan; with 515,481 voters Clinton 86.36% Trump 9.87% New York warned America but the country did not listen.
John H Armwood