Trump Is Flagged by Twitter For Claiming Biden’s Popular Vote Tally Was "Illegally Obtained"

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Twitter flagged President Donald Trump underneath its civic integrity coverage after he continued to publish false claims concerning the election, this time claiming that President-elect Joe Biden can take workplace solely “if he can show that his ridiculous” well-liked vote tally was not “fraudulently or illegally obtained.”

“If you see what occurred in Detroit, Atlanta, Philadelphia & Milwaukee, large voter fraud, he’s obtained an enormous unsolvable downside,” the president added.

Though the president has continued to say that the 2020 basic election was fraudulent, there isn’t any proof to help this. His personal safety companies have disputed the declare. Actually, a current statement from the federal Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Safety Company (CISA), a part of a joint assertion from the Election Infrastructure Authorities Coordinating Council and the Election Infrastructure Sector Coordinating Government Committees, revealed the companies discovered “no proof that any voting system deleted or misplaced votes, modified votes, or was in any method compromised.” The assertion went on to confer with the 2020 basic election as “essentially the most safe in American historical past.”

Biden gained the favored vote by a substantial margin. He acquired 80,063,589 votes, the very best variety of votes acquired by a presidential candidate within the historical past of america. Trump acquired 73,904,195 votes, essentially the most acquired by a sitting president.

Trump has lengthy described his first election win as a “landslide,” however has failed to notice that Biden defeated him by the identical electoral margin Trump defeated Hillary Clinton by in 2016. However even that’s deceptive.

Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight “discovered that the share of electoral vote gained by Trump — 56.9 % — was effectively under the historic common, 70.9 %,” in line with a Factcheck.org investigation performed in 2016.

Factcheck.org continued, noting that “Silver discovered that Trump’s share of electoral votes ranked 44th out of 54 elections going again to 1804. Earlier than that, he famous, “presidential electors forged two votes every, making it arduous to check them to present-day elections.”

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