Joe Biden is the winner of the US election with over 79 million votes and 306 voters. But what happens if Donald Trump doesn’t accept that and doesn’t leave office?
- Joe Biden * is the current “President-elect” of the USA.
- His predecessor Donald Trump * continues to take legal action against the election.
- That scenario is possible if Trump stays in the White House.
Washington DC – That the current one US election between Joe Biden and Donald Trump is different than the last election in the US, is mainly related to the current President Donald Trump. While Joe Biden wants to win the election for the US president with a majority of the electorate, as is usual for elections in the USA, Donald Trump is pursuing a different strategy.
The current President of the USA wants to win the election through litigation and previously unsubstantiated allegations. So Trump wants to mobilize his supporters for himself and a legal battle before Supreme Court win who has a Republican majority. If the result was tight, Donald Trump’s plan would have worked better – with a current election result of 306 to 232 voters and 79.3 to 73.5 million votes per bid, Trump’s plan seems rather absurd.
US election 2020: Donald Trump does not admit defeat – what then?
But what if Trump does not vacate his office? A so-called concession speech, in which the loser admits his defeat, Trump has not yet held. In addition, lawsuits are still pending in numerous US states in which Trump does not yet want to acknowledge his defeat. Until December 8th However, all controversies about the selection of the electoral college must be finally resolved.
At the December 14, 2020 will that Electoral College *, consisting of the electors of all US states, the President * and the Vice President * choose. In fact, it could happen that citizens vote Electors change their mind at short notice and vote for the candidate of another election. Of these so-called “Faithless electors” For example, there were seven in the 2016 US election.
US election 2020: These scenarios are possible with Donald Trump
Should Donald Trump After this election, continue to hold for the US president for the next four years, the next, crucial date is the 20 January 2021. On this day, the new President * will be sworn in, after which he will move into the White House.
Gene. Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff: “We do not take an oath to a king or a queen, a tyrant or a dictator. We do not take an oath to an individual.” pic.twitter.com/dfqGxobZJD
– MeidasTouch.com (@MeidasTouch) November 13, 2020
As Forbes reported, the team around Joe Biden has already announced that the US government would have no problem “accompanying intruders from the White House.” Mark Milley, Chairman of the American Armed Forces, stressed in August that the military would remain apolitical during the electoral process and would ensure a peaceful transition in accordance with the constitution if necessary. (tko) * Merkur.de is part of the Ippen-Digital network.
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