Trump is totally melting down as the presidency slips away from him

Trump is totally melting down as the presidency slips away from him
Image via Screengrab.
Frontpage news and politics

As Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden inches closer toward an election victory, President Donald Trump is having a complete meltdown on Twitter.

Shortly after the latest election returns were announced on Friday, Trump took to Twitter with yet another attack on the "radical left" as he tweeted: "With the attack by the Radical Left Dems on the Republican Senate, the Presidency becomes even more important!"

Trump went on to spread more misinformation about the election as he described the votes being counted as "late ballots." The president once again alluded to the possibility of attempting to rely on the Supreme Court to have the election outcome "corrected." Although the ballots being counted are legal votes that were submitted on or before Election Day, Trump claims the U.S. Constitution is being "ignored."

"This is what we know. We have to go back to the state level and how this morass came to be in the first instance. The Governor, Wolf, and the State Supreme Court, flagrantly violated the Constitution of the U.S. The power to set these rules and regulations is vested in the Legislature."

He added, "They just ignored that, ignored the Constitution. Now we bring it down to the counting houses, and outrageously, observers, who are the sentinels of integrity & transparency, were excluded. Pennsylvania has conducted itself in a horrible lawless way, and hopefully this will be corrected at the Supreme Court of the United States. Also, these late ballots past Election Day are illegal, exactly what the President has been saying."

Trump's latest tweets follow a string of misleading or completely false claims that have been flagged by Twitter. The president's claims have led to mass confusion as he continues to sow doubt about the integrity of the United States' election systems. However, there's no sign of any significant failures or fraud affecting the results. The plain fact is that Biden looks poised to win the presidency, and Trump is on a path to lose.

Understand the importance of honest news ?

So do we.

The past year has been the most arduous of our lives. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to be catastrophic not only to our health - mental and physical - but also to the stability of millions of people. For all of us independent news organizations, it’s no exception.

We’ve covered everything thrown at us this past year and will continue to do so with your support. We’ve always understood the importance of calling out corruption, regardless of political affiliation.

We need your support in this difficult time. Every reader contribution, no matter the amount, makes a difference in allowing our newsroom to bring you the stories that matter, at a time when being informed is more important than ever. Invest with us.

Make a one-time contribution to Alternet All Access, or click here to become a subscriber. Thank you.

Click to donate by check.

DonateDonate by credit card
Donate by Paypal
{{ }}
@2022 - AlterNet Media Inc. All Rights Reserved. - "Poynter" fonts provided by