Boston College Professor of History Patrick Maney discusses the historical nature of Donald Trump’s election win, and the two significant advantages Trump will take into office.

Professor Maney is a political and presidential historian, with a particular focus on American history from 1865 to the present. He is the author of the presidential biographies, Bill Clinton: New Gilded Age President and of The Roosevelt Presence: The Life and Legacy of FDR. Professor Maney has appeared on a variety of television news programs, as well as on C-SPAN and National Public Radio, and has written for "Cognoscenti."