Donald Trump and President Obama meet at the White House, vowing a smooth transition of power.
November 10, 2016 (WilD N' KraZy)—On Thursday November 10th, about at 11:02 a.m, President Obama and Donald Trump met at the Oval Office for more than an hour, resulting in Donald Trump thanking Obama for allowing the meeting to surpass the scheduled 15-minutes.
Donald Trump's motorcade arrived at the White House, via the south entrance of the White House, away from cameras, keeping his arrival on the low-down.
Obama vowed that he would work with Donald Trump as president, vowing to deliver a smooth transition of power.
“I want to emphasize to you, Mr. President-elect, that we now are going to want to do everything we can to help you succeed. Because if you succeed, then the country succeeds,” Obama said.
According to Donald Trump, he has never met with Obama personally before today's meeting, stating that Obama offered counseling, and the pair spoke about domestic issues. Trump also cited that he would appreciate Obama’s ”counsel” as part of the transition.
“I very much look forward to dealing with the president in the future,” Trump said.
Before leaving, the pair shook hands, without taking any questions from the press.