Now that every one 50 states plus DC have licensed their election outcomes, given Biden a straightforward victory, Trump is clinging to a fantastical Texas lawsuit as if it have been a actuality altering magic spell.
The states’ certifications come as Trump has baselessly claimed that the election was rigged and sowed doubt in regards to the end result of the presidential race. Dozens of lawsuits challenging the results have been dismissed on the state and federal ranges throughout the nation for the reason that November election.
Every state has completely different processes for certifying outcomes, and a few states licensed their slate of presidential electors individually from state and native election outcomes.
The following main step within the Electoral School course of is the assembly of the electors, who’re required by law to convene on the primary Monday after the second Wednesday in December, which this 12 months is December 14. The electors’ votes are later transmitted to officers and counted in a joint session of Congress on January 6.
Trump, within the meantime, cycled by the primary 4 phases of grief:
In fact, Trump is incapable of expertise the “Acceptance” section, which is why he’s destined to stay a depressing failure.
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