President Obama apparently urged Hillary Clinton to concede the race on election night, per the NY Post.
He later repeated the same statement to Campaign Chairman John Podesta.
Hillary reportedly apologized to the President that evening. She conceded the race the following day.
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“Mr. President, I’m sorry,” she said, according to a Washington Post review of the book due out Tuesday.
The White House urged Clinton to concede as Trump claimed battleground states — some by slim margins — because Obama wanted to avoid a messy recount…
The directive came after Clinton ignored previous messages from White House staff to throw in the towel.