New book reveals aides were keeping track of 2008 slights Aides on Hillary Clinton's failed 2008 presidential campaign kept a detailed list of Democrats they felt had betrayed her by backing Barack Obama in their long and bitter primary fight, according to a new book. Then-Sen.
The polls said it wouldn't happen this way. The forecasts said it wouldn't happen this way. Even the betting markets said it wouldn't happen this way. But on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, Americans elected Donald Trump the 45th President of the United States. Sure, there was always a chance.