Shortly after the GSA’s Emily Murphy gave the inexperienced mild for the Biden transition course of to start – a course of that the outgoing president himself is now acknowledging – Trump marketing campaign lawyer Jenna Ellis went on dwell TV and stated the election was stolen.
“The election was stolen and President Trump gained by a landslide,” Ellis stated throughout an interview with MSNBC’s Ari Melber, including that the Trump marketing campaign will in the end achieve stealing the presidency by way of the Supreme Courtroom.
Melber jumped in and shut her down for spewing a firehose of falsehoods.
“When you make false statements, you don’t simply run roughshod, okay?” the MSNBC host stated. “I’m going to maintain transferring ahead and ask you about one other merchandise, and you may reply it or we’ll transfer on.”
“The election was stolen and President Trump gained by a landslide,” Trump marketing campaign lawyer Jenna Ellis says *after* the GSA introduced it was beginning the transition course of. pic.twitter.com/wuNNR3642Y
— PoliticusUSA (@politicususa) November 24, 2020
Primary. You simply stated ‘you.’ You’re utilizing the second individual and saying ‘you.’ However I simply quoted you a complete vary of sources together with the Wall Road Journal. I perceive. You made a mistake. Take a pause. I’ll allow you to go once more, however we’ve got to take a pause. When you make false statements, you don’t simply run roughshod, okay? So that you made a false accusation I needed to cope with. Maintain on, maintain on after which I’ll allow you to go once more. When you’ve seen this program, folks get their flip. I had Rick Gates on right here lately. He bought time. … I’m going to maintain transferring ahead and ask you about one other merchandise. And you’ll reply it or we’ll transfer on.
Trump’s personal authorized crew is in deeper denial than he’s
After the GSA’s Emily Murphy formally backed down on Monday and allowed the Biden transition to start, even Donald Trump acknowledged that he helps the method – or no less than that he ordered Murphy to start the transition.
The truth that Trump’s marketing campaign lawyer went on TV – after the transition course of formally started – and claimed Biden misplaced the election in a landslide exhibits simply how deeply in denial she is.
When Donald Trump appears extra well-adjusted than you, possibly it’s time to pack your luggage and transfer on.
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Sean Colarossi presently resides in Cleveland, Ohio. He earned his Bachelor of Arts diploma in Journalism from the College of Massachusetts Amherst and was an organizing fellow for each of President Obama’s presidential campaigns. He additionally labored with Deliberate Parenthood as an Reasonably priced Care Act Outreach Organizer in 2014, serving to northeast Ohio residents receive medical health insurance protection.