An amazing variety of congressional Republicans refuse to confess what has already been clear for weeks: Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump and can grow to be the president of america on Jan. 20, 2021.
The Washington Post reached out to all 249 Republicans within the Home of Representatives and america Senate, and simply 25 of them had been prepared to confess that Biden legitimately gained the election.
“Two Republicans take into account Trump the winner regardless of all proof displaying in any other case,” The Washington Publish famous. “And one other 222 GOP members of the Home and Senate — almost 90 % of all Republicans serving in Congress — will merely not say who gained the election.”
The report known as the disturbing findings the newest proof that Trump continues to have a weird maintain on the Republican Celebration, “regardless of his new standing as simply the third incumbent to lose reelection within the final 80 years.”
The dangerous information for Trump is that the overwhelming majority of Republicans in Congress are additionally not prepared to go together with his voter fraud clams. Simply three % of all GOP lawmakers assist Trump’s makes an attempt to overturn the election and declare victory.
Biden has secured sufficient electors to grow to be the subsequent president
As Donald Trump continues to film crackpot informercials and Republicans refuse to acknowledge actuality, Joe Biden has formally secured sufficient electors to grow to be the subsequent president of america.
As The Associated Press reported on Friday, “California licensed its presidential election Friday and appointed 55 electors pledged to vote for Democrat Joe Biden, formally handing him the Electoral Faculty majority wanted to win the White Home.”
It was one more loss for a president who would quite lose the election time and again – whether or not by means of recounts or frivolous lawsuits – than admit, like an grownup, that he misplaced.
Sean Colarossi at the moment resides in Cleveland, Ohio. He earned his Bachelor of Arts diploma in Journalism from the College of Massachusetts Amherst and was an organizing fellow for each of President Obama’s presidential campaigns. He additionally labored with Deliberate Parenthood as an Reasonably priced Care Act Outreach Organizer in 2014, serving to northeast Ohio residents receive medical insurance protection.