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Friday, September 25, 2020

Senate Republicans were left dumbfounded Thursday by President Trump's latest self-engineered controversy, a suggestion there might not be a peaceful transition of power after Election Day, which left his GOP allies on Capitol Hill scrambling for political cover. GOP lawmakers expressed frustration that a week that had started so positively with the Senate Republican conference quickly unifying ahead of a Supreme Court confirmation battle had turned into a circus.



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It's not an unforced error. Trump sincerely believes that the presidency belongs to him now, like Trump Tower. He's not merely going to act-out, he's been acting-out. He's decided to steal the election if he can because the electorate may well say "no" to him. The only question now is how big of a mess he has the power to make.

#1 | Posted by Zed at 2020-09-25 09:17 AM | Reply

It is not an error from -------- pov
He is laying groundwork for post November 3

#2 | Posted by truthhurts at 2020-09-25 10:26 AM | Reply


"The only question now is how big of a mess he has the power to make."

He's not even pretending any more. Forget Election Day. Trump's been building up for a Supreme Court decision for months.

Roberts knows what's going on. I can't believe he'll let an autocrat nutter like Trump kill democracy.

#3 | Posted by Twinpac at 2020-09-26 09:11 AM | Reply

He won't have the votes to stop it if the religious nutter is confirmed. She'll be all in for her benefactor.

#4 | Posted by Effeteposer at 2020-09-26 06:17 PM | Reply

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