Flynn suggested earlier this week that Trump Marshall may cancel the election as part of his efforts as he lost to presidential election Joe Biden – an idea that arose again during a meeting in the Oval Office, in People One of them said. It was unclear whether Trump supported the idea, but the others in the room forcefully pushed back and shot him.
White House aides attended the meeting, including White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows and attorney Pat Cipollon, who were deeply moved by the suggestion to rename Powell, a special investigation into allegations of voter fraud Trump’s own administration as a lawyer has rejected (or, seems more feasible, hiring him for some sort of investigative role in the administration). Powell has focused his intrigues on voting machines and floated the notion of having special counsel inspecting machines for flaws.
Another consideration at the meeting was an executive order that would allow the government to inspect voting machines.
One person described the meeting as “ugly” as Pavel and Flynn accused others of leaving the president as he worked to reverse the election results.
A source said, “It was hot – people were actually fighting it at the Oval.
One of the sources described a heightened sense of concern among Trump’s aides, even those who have given vent to their previous controversies, what actions he might take after his term ends.
The memo, viewed by CNN, is a reference to a letter Dominion sent to Powell this week, in which it has publicly sought to withdraw its allegations and directed campaign staff not to change the relevant one, Do not destroy or remove.
A serious internal divide has been formed within Trump’s campaign, with tensions between the campaign’s general manager, Matt Morgan, who sent the memo on Saturday, and Trump’s lawyer Rudy Juliani. Although the campaign once distanced itself from Powell, Trump was urging others to fight like him, according to many familiar with his comments. He has asked more people to give their arguments, which are often unfounded and full of conspiracy theories on television.
This story has been updated with additional reporting.
Katilin Collins contributed to this report.