[guest post by Dana]
A Trump-hosted vaccine summit today took an election detour when the President, after being asked by a reporter why the Biden transition team was not on hand given that they will be the administration involved in the distribution of the vaccine, again falsely asserted that he won the election:
Well, we’re going to have to see who the next administration is because, uh, we won in the swing states, and there were terrible things that went on.
So we’re going to have to see who the next administration is…hopefully, the next administration will be the Trump administration because you can’t steal hundreds of thousands of votes.
You can’t have fraud and deception and all of the things that they did, and then slightly win a swing state. And you just have to look at the numbers, look at what’s been on tape, look at all the corruption, and we’ll see…you can’t win an election like that. So hopefully, the next administration will be the Trump administration…
Now let’s see whether or not somebody has the courage, whether it’s a legislator or legislatures or whether it’s a justice of the Supreme Court or a number of justices of the Supreme Court. Let’s see if they have the courage to do what everybody in this country knows is right.
…I received almost 75 million votes, the highest number of votes in the history of our country for a sitting president. 12 million more than the 63 million we received four years ago. President Obama received 3 million less in his second term, and he won easily. I received 12 million more, which by the way is a record. 12 million more. And they say that when the numbers came out, and the numbers came through machines, and all of those ballots were taken away and added, all you have to do is turn on your local television set and you’ll see what happened with thousands of ballots coming out from under tables…with all of the terrible things you saw, all you have to do is take a look…
(video at the link.)
And so it goes…