Elections

Elections

Trump voters say they’re doing fine but government is lying about economy’s health

There’s a disconnect between economic data suggesting a good and growing economy, and a groundswell of voters who think those numbers are rigged. Interviews with several dozen voters in Western Pennsylvania who support Republican Donald Trump reveal a deeply held distrust of government statistics and programs, a fear that their own relative prosperity is threatened and the strong sense that change is critical in the White House.

Videos

Gov. Pat McCrory concedes defeat to Roy Cooper

Governor Pat McCrory concedes the gubernatorial race to Roy Cooper in a video released by his office.
courtesy of Governor's office
Gov. Pat McCrory concedes defeat to Roy Cooper 2:18

Gov. Pat McCrory concedes defeat to Roy Cooper

Rep. Tricia Cotham 1:22

Rep. Tricia Cotham

Trump's White House 1:53

Trump's White House

Clinton and Trump go to the polls 2:08

Clinton and Trump go to the polls