Biden Brush drops Trump’s long-shot effort at underarm election

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President-elect Joe Biden thwarted Donald Trump’s attempt to challenge the election results, forging ahead with the transition plan, as the president also followed suit. MultipleState legal battles supported by Republican allies and the Department of Justice.

Trump’s campaign said Tuesday that it would file a federal lawsuit in Michigan that seeks to prevent the state’s top election official from certifying Biden’s victory. The campaign filed a similar lawsuit in Pennsylvania a day earlier, which was dismissed by Secretary of State Katherine Bokovar, saying that Trump’s lawyers failed to present a case.

Biden leads Trump by more than 148,000 votes in Michigan and more than 46,000 votes in Pennsylvania.

Trump's long-shot attempt to underdine election belongs to Biden Brush

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Georgia’s Secretary of State Brad Raffenspar, meanwhile, rejected calls from two state senators, both fellow Republicans, to resign over unspecified electoral irregularities. Biden leads the state by more than 12,000 votes.

Trump’s campaign has so far provided no evidence of widespread irregularities or fraud, and it is unclear whether his attempt to hand over the election has much traction among the public. A Reuters / Ipsos poll published on Tuesday found that 79% of Americans believe Biden won the election, including about 6 in 10 Republicans.

Polls show Trump winning just 3%, while 13% say the election has not been decided.

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Two different groups of international observers have stated that the election was fair and free of major irregularities. One of them, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, Criticized Trump for “baseless” attacks on the integrity of the vote. Secondly, organizations of US states – which were invited by the State Department to oversee the election – reported that Trump had Repeatedly sought to put “aspiration” on the election process.

Biden called Trump’s approach an embarrassment, and his lawyers said the legal challenges would fail and Democrats would inevitably be sworn in as president on January 20.

“How can I say that? I think it will not help the president’s legacy, ”Biden said at a news conference in Wilmington, Delaware.

His campaign On Tuesday, dozens of “agency review teams” announced that the administration of the General Services Administration would begin preparing the government for Biden’s administration once Trump’s appointment, allowing the transition to begin with a search The Democrat is the incoming president.

Biden aides have complained that GSA Administrator, Emily Murphy, is obstructing the infection by refusing to release the search.


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