Essay on The Titans For The White House
interesting election cycles in the American history. At the beginning of
the primary season, the Democrats offered two major candidates. One of
the candidates, Hillary Clinton, who was a former Senator from New
York and the Secretory of State under President Barack Obama.
However, Bernie Sanders since 2007 and the longest-serving independent
in the U.S. Congressional history, continued his campaign even after it
was clear that he would not be able to gather enough delegates for
nomination. Clinton’s delegate lead made her presumptive Democratic
candidate. On the other hand, Republicans top candidates were
non-politicians Donald Trump and Ted Cruz. Trump pulled ahead of his
rivals and got maximum support which made his rivals to take step from
the race. Later, Trump was declared as the de-facto Republican nominee.
An election pitting Clinton against Trump was very interesting and
vicious. This was interesting because until the election, they were not
rivals. For example, they were attending social functions together,
Clinton even attended Trump’s most recent wedding. However, after
elected as the potential candidates, the scenario was completely opposite.
They both had criticized openly and raised the questions on each other’s
qualifications for the presidency during the election campaigns. On
November 8, 2016, these two…