CNN's Brianna Keilar Counts Off All The Times Trump Has Lost Since The Election
Written by Huffingtonpost on December 15, 2020
Donald Trump may have misplaced the 2020 election only one time, however “due to his penchant for self-sabotage, he retains dropping it again and again,” CNN host Brianna Keilar mentioned Tuesday as she recapped the president’s string of losses since Nov. 3.
“He misplaced the Electoral School ― he misplaced it on November seventh after which confirmed it once more yesterday. He misplaced the favored vote on election evening. … He’s misplaced a number of recounts in two states,” Keilar mentioned.
“In Georgia, he misplaced one which he requested and one other that was accomplished voluntarily by the state. In Wisconsin, he misplaced a recount the place [President-elect Joe] Biden really gained votes. The president, by the best way, paid $Three million to search out that out.”
She continued: “He’s misplaced almost 50 lawsuits that he or his allies have filed, baselessly claiming that the election ought to be overturned or votes ought to be tossed out due to widespread fraud.”
Amongst these lawsuits, Keilar famous, have been two instances rejected by the U.S. Supreme Court docket.
“Lastly, President Trump misplaced his personal method,” Keilar concluded.
She then learn aloud an excerpt from Trump’s 1987 e-book, “The Artwork of the Deal”:
“You possibly can’t con folks, no less than not for lengthy. You possibly can create pleasure, you are able to do great promotion and get every kind of press, and you’ll throw in just a little hyperbole. However should you don’t ship the products, folks will finally catch on.”
You possibly can rely Senate Majority Chief Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) amongst those that have lastly caught on, Keilar mentioned.
McConnell acknowledged Biden’s win on Tuesday after electors had formalized it a day earlier, casting 306 electoral votes for Biden and 232 for Trump.
However Trump nonetheless hasn’t conceded and claimed Tuesday that there’s “Super proof pouring in on voter fraud. There has by no means been something like this in our Nation!”
He didn’t present any such proof, nor did his authorized group in additional than 4 dozen failed lawsuits contesting the election’s outcomes.
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