Trump’s last-ditch efforts to overturn results fail to make dent in Biden victory

President’s desperate efforts include pleas to Republican state lawmakers as states certify election results

Desperate efforts by Donald Trump and his Republican allies to overturn the result of the American election are facing an ever narrowing range of options as court cases and recounts have repeatedly failed to make any dent in the convincing victory of Democratic challenger Joe Biden.

Now that states are certifying their election results, it appears that the president’s last-ditch efforts will entail desperate pleas to Republican state lawmakers in hopes that they will ignore their state laws and somehow skew the election to favor his re-election in the all-important electoral college.

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Source: The Guardian
Trump’s last-ditch efforts to overturn results fail to make dent in Biden victory