Donald Trump Sends His First Tweet as President-Elect

Donald Trump pulled off a stunning upset Tuesday night after capturing the presidency from Hillary Clinton by grabbing key battleground states and even snatching traditional Democratic strongholds from the former Secretary of State.PlayABCNews.com
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Donald Trump, a notorious tweeter, took to the social media platform early this morning and wrote his first tweet as president-elect.

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"Such a beautiful and important evening! The forgotten man and woman will never be forgotten again. We will all come together as never before," Trump tweeted to his 13.5 million followers at 6:36 a.m., just a few hours after giving his victory speech at a hotel in midtown Manhattan.

Trump's Twitter bio also had been updated. It now reads "President-elect of the United States."

When the real estate developer-turned-commander becomes president, he will assume the @POTUS twitter handle, with its 11.4 million followers.