Donald Trump's 2016 Election Night Victory Speech

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.
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Transcript for Donald Trump's 2016 Election Night Victory Speech
Sorry to keep you waiting complicated business. Okay. Thank you very much. I've just received. They call. From Secretary Clinton. Keith you graduated. Not us it's about us. And I congratulated. Her and her family on a very very hard fought campaign I mean she. She fought very hard. Hillary is work. Very long and very hard over a long period of time. And we'll. A major debt of gratitude fares service. To our country. Now it's time. For America dipped bind the wounds of division have to get together. To all Republicans. And Democrats and independents across this nation. I say it is time for us. To come together as one united people. Then. I pledge to every citizen by land. That I will be president for all Americans. And this is so important to me. Okay. For those who have chosen. Not. To support me in the past of which there were a few people. I'm reaching out to you. Two year guidance senior help. So that we can work together and unify our great country. And I. Okay. As I've said from the beginning. Ours was not a campaign. But rather. An incredible and great movement. Made up of millions. Of hardworking men and women. Who love their country and want a better brighter future for themselves. And for their family. A it's a movement comprised of Americans from all races. Religions backgrounds and beliefs who want and expect our government to serve the people. And serve the people it will. And. Working together. We will begin the urgent task of rebuilding our nation and renewing the American dream. I've spent my entire life and business. Looking at the untapped potential in projects and in people all over the world. That is man all what I wanted to do for our country. Okay. Tremendous potential. Have gotten to know our country so well tremendous potential. It's going to be a beautiful thing every single American will have the opportunity to realize his. Or her fullest potential. They're forgotten men and women of our country. We'll be forgotten no longer. Okay. We are going defects. How are inner cities. And rebuild our highways bridges tunnels and airports schools hospitals. We gonna rebuild our infrastructure. Which will become. By the way second to none. And we will put millions of our people to work as we rebuild it. We will also. Finally take care of our great veterans. Oh okay. He's been so loyal and I've got to know so many. We'll. That this eighteen month journey. The time I've spent with them during this campaign has been. Among my greatest honors veterans are credible people. We will embark upon a project of national growth and renewal. I will harness the creative talents of our people in we will call upon the best and brightest to leverage their tremendous talent. For the benefit of all gonna happen. And we have made a grave economic plan. We will double our growth and have the strongest economy anywhere in the world at the same time. We will get along with a whole other nations willing to get along with us. I have great relationships we expect to have great great relationships. No dream is too big no challenge is to me nothing we want for our future is beyond our reach. America will no longer settle for anything less then the best. The a moon's. Country's destiny. And dream big and bold and daring. Have to do that. We're going to dream of things for our country. And beautiful things and successfully queens once again. I want to tell the world community. That while we will always put America's interest terrorist we will deal fairly. With everyone with everyone. Pull people and all other nations. We will seek common ground not hostility. Partnership. Not conflict and now. I'd like to take this moment to thank. Some of the people who really helped me with this what they are calling tonight very very historic. Victory. First I want to thank my parents who I know are looking down. No okay. I've learned so much from them. They were wonderful in every regard and truly great parents. I also want to thank my sisters Marion isn't we're here with us tonight. And where. Here's some place. Their bearish direction. And my brother Robert my great friend where's rob ware is run. It. My brother remembered. They should all be on this stage but that's okay. Then great and also my late brother Fred great dance contestant. Fantastic Sam I was very lucky. Great Brothers sister is great unbelievable parents. To Milan Villa and god. Okay. And even yeah. And dinner. And tip city. And baron. Okay. I love you and I thank you. And is specially for putting up with all of those hours this lose. This sort of side. This political stuff is nasty and it's tough. So I want to thank my family very much really influenced it thank you all. Thank you all had Lara unbelievable. Come believable Vanessa thank you. Thank you very much. What a great group. You've all given me such incredible support and I will tell you that. We have a large group of people you know they kept saying we have a small staff that so small look at all the people away look at all of these people. And. Kelly and kind crews and Rudy. And Steve and David. We have dark. We have got tremendously talented people up here and I want to tell you it's been it's been very very special want to give a very special thanks to. How are former mayor Rudy Giuliani. I'm believe. He traveled to since he went through beating them. Rooted never Jensen reds routed whereas. Rooting. Governor Chris Christie folks was humbled. OK we're. And thank you. The first bag. Or senator first major major politician let me tell you he is highly respected in Washington. Because he's as Smart as you get senator Jeff Sessions. I'm yeah. Okay. Great man. Another great man very tough competitor he was not easy. He was not easy. Who is that is that the man that set up at. Rudy. Rudy get up here. Another great man who is been. Really have a friend to me but I'll tell you I got to know him as a competitor. Because he was one of the folks that lose negotiating to go against those Democrats. Doctor Ben Carson where is back. Okay. I'm. And by the way Mike Huckabee is here's some place and he is. My kids families. Thank you very much general Mike Flynn. Whereas. And general tell. We have over 200. Generals and admirals and have been to assert campaign. And his special people and it's really an honor we have 22. Congressional. Medal of honor recipients we have just tremendous vehicle. A very special person who believe me and you know I'd read reports that I wasn't getting along with him I never had a bad. Second do it he's an unbelievable. Star. He. Is that's right how did you possibly guess so let me jive our rights. And I've said this. Crisis grinds. And I know that I know a good honest people over there. I know it writes. Is as if this but I said they can't call you a superstar writes unless we win. Because you can't be called a superstar like secretariat. As secretariat came in second. Secretary it would not have that big beautiful bronze busts. At the track at Belmont but I'll tell you Ryan's. Is really a star and he is the hardest working guy. Up here where is run. Florio blowing blowing. It's about time you did this right. Ladies and gentlemen the next president of the united steel. It's room. It's amazing the. Our partnership. With the RNC. Was so important to the success and what we've done. So I also have to say I have gotten is some incredible people. The Secret Service people. Okay. They're tough. And this Smart and there's sharp. And I don't want to mess around with a Mike and you. And when I wanna go and waved to a big group of people and they rip me down or put me back down of the C. But they are fantastic people so I want to thank the Secret Service. Law enforcement in New York City they're here tonight. He's soon. Yeah. Spectacular people. Sometimes under appreciated unfortunately. But we appreciate them we know what they go. So. It's been what they call a historic. Event. But to be really historic. We have to do great champ. And I promise you that I will not let you down we will do it groups. You. I'm very much food. Word to being your president. And hopefully at the end. Two years or three years or four years or maybe even eight years. The you'll say so many of you work so hard for its you will say that you'll say that that was something that you. We were really were very proud to do and and I Kim thank you very much. And I can only saying. That while the campaign is over. Our work on this movement is now really just beginning. Okay. We're going to get to work immediately for the American people. And we're going to be doing your job. That hopefully. You'll be so proud of your president he'll be so proud. Again it's my honor is an amazing evening it's been an amazing two year period. And I love this country.

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