Berkeley had second-lowest Trump vote in the nation

Hillary: 90.4%; Trump: 3.2%

According to an article published in the Berkeley Daily Planet, the city of Berkeley had the second-lowest Trump vote in the nation – right behind Detroit, Michigan with 95.0% of votes for Hillary and 3.1% for Trump.

Clinton racked up a total of 57,750 votes (90.45), Jill Stein had 2,947 votes (4.6%), and Trump votes totaled 2,031 (3.2%).

Trump’s results are the worst to date for a Republican presidential candidate in Berkeley. In the past few elections, Mitt Romney achieved 4.6% of theĀ vote in 2012, and John McCain had 4.9% in 2008, and George Bush won 6.6% in 2004.

Washington D.C. came in third behind Berkeley with just 4.6% of votes for Donald Trump.

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Following the live election broadcast at Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus, protests broke out in the streets as thousands of Berkeley residents learned of Trump’s win.

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