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Influential Mormon Figures React to Election Day 2016

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As “the day after” begins with President-elect Donald Trump, we take a look at how many influential Mormon politicians and figures are reacting to election day.

Mitt Romney, who opposed Trump throughout his campaign, offered this conciliatory congratulation.

Senator Orrin Hatch spoken on the GOP retaining the Senate majority.

Political commentator and media personality Glenn Beck offered this somber reminder.

Utah Governor Gary Herbert, who won reelection last night, congratulations Donald Trump.

Lindsey Stirling shared this beautiful piece of art after voting yesterday.


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The Sistas in Zion encouraged others to go out and vote.

Music artist Tiffany Alvord was troubled by the hate she saw on Twitter last night.

LDS temple photographer Scott Jarvie shared this powerful reminder as election day began and it still rings true now that it is over.

And finally, Al Fox Carraway’s reaction to election night provides a candidate we can all get behind.



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Aleah Ingram
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