Throughout what is probably going the final rally of his presidency, Donald Trump overtly referred to as on Vice President Mike Pence to overturn his election loss to Joe Biden.

Trump, who shall be faraway from the White Home in simply over two weeks, mentioned he “gained’t like [Pence] fairly as a lot” if he doesn’t “come via” for him on Wednesday when Congress convenes to certify the 2020 election outcomes.

“I hope Mike Pence comes via for us, I’ve to inform you,” he mentioned. “I hope that our nice vice chairman comes via for us. He’s an important man. In fact, if he doesn’t come via, I gained’t like him fairly as a lot.”

“He’s going to have lots to say about it,” Trump added. “He’s going to name it straight.”

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Trump continues to overtly stress officers to overturn the election

The outgoing president’s allies spent the previous 24 hours defending Donald Trump after he was caught on tape pressuring the Georgia secretary of state to overturn his election loss –  a probably prison act.

A day later, Trump is basically issuing a risk to his vice chairman and pressuring him to dam Joe Biden’s decisive election victory.

These efforts to toss out an election that Trump misplaced will fail, after all. Biden shall be sworn in on Jan. 20, and Trump shall be nothing however an impeached, one-term ex-president.

However that doesn’t imply this truckload of doubtless prison conduct must be brushed beneath the rug.

Donald Trump and all the Republican lawmakers who humored his tried coup have to be held accountable for his or her assault on American democracy.

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