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Thu Nov 19, 2020, 11:29 AM

'Orderly transfer': GOP senators inch toward acceptance of Trump defeat

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Source: NBC News

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's refusal to concede electoral defeat has Republican Senate allies slowly inching toward acceptance that Joe Biden will be the next president.

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“We’re going to have an orderly transfer from this administration to the next one,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told reporters on Tuesday. “What we all say about it is, frankly, irrelevant.”

Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., who narrowly won his re-election race, told NBC News that Biden is “probably” the president-elect based on the results, but added that Trump is “entitled” to mount legal challenges.

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Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., a staunch Trump ally, said he has launched a one-man effort to inquire on Trump's behalf in states about ballot counting.

Read more: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/2020-election/orderly-transfer-gop-senators-inch-toward-acceptance-trump-defeat-n1248134

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sabra Nov 2020 OP
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Response to sabra (Original post)

Thu Nov 19, 2020, 11:33 AM

1. They inch toward acceptance???

They'll be onboard with a Biden presidency in 2025. That's how slow they're "inching."

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Response to sabra (Original post)

Thu Nov 19, 2020, 11:34 AM

2. In other words, polling is not moving in their favor

These clowns don't take a dump unless the polls are favorable.

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Response to sabra (Original post)

Thu Nov 19, 2020, 11:43 AM

3. They will be dragged kicking and screaming

like their Master.

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Response to sabra (Original post)

Thu Nov 19, 2020, 12:12 PM

4. It's too late for the reTHUGS. They had their chance in 2015 then again to finalize

impeachment. They're all treasonous bastards and should be treated accordingly.

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Response to sabra (Original post)

Thu Nov 19, 2020, 12:43 PM

5. Locking

After forum hosts’ review, judged to be analysis. Please start analysis-based posts in GD instead of LBN, which has more limited rules about what can be posted.

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