Coverage of US Presidential Elections.
The United States presidential election of 2008 was the 56th quadrennial presidential election. It was held on November 4, 2008.
The 2012 United States presidential election took place on November 6, 2012.
On November 9, 2016, at 3:00am Eastern time, Donald Trump secured over 270 electoral votes, the majority of the 538 electors in the electoral college, enough to effectively make him the president-elect of the United States.