Romney Says Trump’s Election Fraud Claims ‘Damaging’ America — Biden Is Subsequent President
On Thursday, Senator Mitt Romney instructed CNN’s “State of the Union,” host Wolf Blitzer that President Donald Trump’s claims of election fraud are “damaging the reason for freedom and placing folks’s lives in danger.”
Blitzer had requested, “How a lot injury is President Trump doing to our nation, to our standing all over the world, by refusing to concede and alleging widespread fraud occurring everywhere in the nation?”
Romney: Widespread Fraud Proof Has Not Been Proven
Romney replied, “Nicely, the lawyer normal has stated there’s no there, there. The courts have all regarded on the proof and stated there’s no proof there.”
The Utah senator then admitted that discrepancies exist, however not sufficient to vary the end result of the election.
“Now, in fact, there will probably be circumstances the place one or two, or a handful, perhaps even 100 ballots have been incorrectly dispatched in or counted, and people issues get adjusted and get mounted, however, the thought of widespread fraud is just not been proven to us,” Romney stated.
“And if that proof does exist, please present it to us,” Romney added. “At this stage, we don’t see it.”
“So, for the president or anybody else to exit and allege widespread fraud and say the election is rigged, and the election was stolen, that clearly strikes on the very basis of democracy right here, and all over the world for that matter,” Romney added.
Romney: ‘Folks Watch America’
Romney then stated america is an instance to the world, so it was necessary to by no means set a nasty one.
“Folks watch America,” Romney went on.
“If we are able to’t have a free and honest election, how can they’ve it in different nations of the world? That is vital for the entire reason behind democracy.”
“Russia and China need to be laughing, smiling from ear to ear,” Romney speculated.
“That is vital for the preservation of the very democracy and freedom that’s necessary for our nation and for others.”
The Republican senator and frequent critic of Trump stated that Lawyer Common William Barr has stated there is no such thing as a proof of mass fraud.
“You will have the lawyer normal of America, likewise, saying there’s no proof of the form of widespread fraud that the president is speaking about,” Romney stated.
“When he assaults election officers, I believe he places them in danger. I believe that’s very unlucky.”
Romney stated Trump has the precise to pursue authorized challenges, however on the finish of the day…
Joe Biden will probably be America’s subsequent president. Romney had already declared Biden the victor again in November.
Romney: Biden Will Be Subsequent President
“Look, the president has each proper to pursue each authorized avenue, to go to courts as he feels he could make his case,” Romney admitted.
“If he doesn’t have proof that would persuade a courtroom, and if he doesn’t have proof to persuade the American folks of widespread voter fraud, then making these accusations is barely damaging the reason for freedom and placing folks’s lives in danger,” Romney stated.
Wolf Blitzer interjected, “You will have accepted the truth that he would be the subsequent president of America at midday on January 20, Inauguration Day?”
“Sure,” Romney replied.
Mitt Romney by no means needed Donald Trump to grow to be president within the first place.
On January twentieth he might lastly get his want – Democrat President Joe Biden.
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