2016 Presidential Election

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

Elective Office

Hillary Clinton first rose to elective office in 2001 and stepped down from an elected position in 2009. Clinton has served as an elected official for a total of 8 years, which is 7 less than the average 2016 presidential candidate (15 years).

Donald Trump has never held elective office.

Here are some pictures and charts.

It is definitely going to be close.