Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump

Head to head | Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump

•Hillary Clinton

Secretary of State 2009–2013

Senator for New York 2001–2009; First Lady 1993–2001

Age: 69

Party: Democratic

Education:Wellesley College and then Yale Law School

Campaign slogan: Stronger Together

Strengths: Huge amounts of experience in government. Has the chance to make history as first US female president

Weaknesses: Faces accusations she is untrustworthy and out of touch. Pneumonia diagnosis has brought questions about her health to the forefront.

Secret service name: “Evergreen”

Quote: “Americans have fought their way back from tough economic times, but the deck is still stacked in favour of those at the top”

•Donald Trump

Chairman & President, Trump Association

2016 Trump’s first official foray into politics

Age: 70

Party: Republican

Education: University of Pennsylvania

Campaign slogan: Make America Great Again

Strengths: Name recognition, deep pockets, and a no-holds-barred style which has excited the grassroots who believe he’s a “fighter”

Weaknesses: His brash statements have caused controversy and accusations of incitement to violence from his supporters against protesters

Secret service name: “Mogul”

Quote: “I’m the most successful person to ever run for the presidency, by far”