In the United States began the election: Clinton won the first station in the country

News 8 November, 2016

viboruIn the village Diksvill Notch in New Hampshire, the traditional opening of the first polling station, which was won by Hillary Clinton

In the US, in the village Diksvill Notch in northern New Hampshire, opened its first site in order to vote in the presidential elections. It is reported of The Washington You the Post .

In the village at the time of voting was midnight – in accordance with the laws of the State of New Hampshire, settlements with a population of up to 100 people have the right to open a vote at this time. In the elections to the village Diksvill Notch voted only 7 people, but their vote is illuminated by dozens of journalists as the start of the election day in the United States. This tradition has developed in the United States since 1960 and the village bears the name of “the first station in the country.”

The votes on the site already counted – four voter voted for Hillary Clinton , two – for Donald Trump , and one – for the libertarian Harry Johnson.

In most states of the US Atlantic voting will begin at 13:00 Kyiv time.

In 2012, the election of ten people voted in Diksvill Notch. Five of them voted for Barack Obama , another five – Republican candidate Mitt Romney.