Trump Conclusively Lost, Denies the Evidence
In the face of conclusive evidence that he lost, President Donald Trump is claiming “I won.”
- Published 16 November 2020
This article was republished here with permission from The Associated Press, however it is no longer available to read on Snopes.com.
WASHINGTON (AP) — In the face of conclusive evidence that he lost, President Donald Trump is claiming “I won.” His tweet sought to perpetuate the mathematically impossible and thoroughly debunked myth that he pulled out a victory from the election that definitively chose Democrat Joe Biden as the next president. I won the Election! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 16, 2020 Trump’s refusal to acknowledge the outcome nearly two weeks after Election Day is…