Trump Calls on McConnell, Other Republicans to ‘Get Tougher’ in Election Battle

President Donald Trump singled out top Republicans in Congress after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said that Joe Biden won the Nov. 3 election.

Aside from McConnell, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp and Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensberger, both Republicans, were targeted by Trump on Twitter.

McConnell “and Republican Senators have to get tougher, or you won’t have a Republican Party anymore,” Trump wrote to McConnell on Friday. “We won the Presidential Election, by a lot. FIGHT FOR IT. Don’t let them take it away!”

The Epoch Times has not declared a winner of the presidential election until all legal challenges are completed. Now, Congress is scheduled to count the Electoral College votes on Jan. 6.

McConnell, on Tuesday, said Biden is the victor of the presidential contest in the midst of allegations of election fraud and other irregularities.

After McConnell’s floor speech, Trump called on McConnell to keep fighting.

“Mitch, 75,000,000 VOTES, a record for a sitting President (by a lot). Too soon to give up. Republican Party must finally learn to fight. People are angry!” Trump wrote on Twitter to McConnell as he re-tweeted a Daily Mail article that included critical comments about the longtime Kentucky senator. Read more…

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