Trump Daily Update, 12/2/2016: Hillary Clinton continues to expand her popular vote lead. Her popular vote margin grew by 38,083 votes in the past 24 hours to 2,564,267 votes. President-Elect Donald Trump has gone 3 days without a Twitter rant and 128 days without a news conference. Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon’s Breitbart News has just released a new declaration that global warming is a fake hoax. In the meantime, NASA GISS global temperature data show that the first ten months of 2016 (November data is not yet released) are the hottest on record.
- Popular vote count: Cook Political Report (Republican-leaning source) at http://cookpolitical.com/story/10174
- News conferences: Washington Post at https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/11/22/heres-how-long-it-has-been-since-donald-trumps-last-press-conference/
- Breitbart News Global Warming Hoax Declaration: http://www.breitbart.com/london/2016/11/30/global-temperatures-plunge-icy-silence-climate-alarmists/
- NASA Global Temperature Record for Jan-Oct 2016: http://data.giss.nasa.gov/gistemp/tabledata_v3/GLB.Ts+dSST.txt
- Arctic Sea Ice breaks record for lowest extent per calendar day for a month and a half straight: http://nsidc.org/arcticseaicenews/charctic-interactive-sea-ice-graph/