The news just dropped about an Electoral College shocker and people are stunned. President Donald Trump has confirmed it publicly.
Earlier this week, during a rally to support Sens. David Perdue (R-GA) and Kelly Loeffler (R-GA), Trump made his position clear on the pending vote in Congress to approve or challenge the Electoral College results.
“I hope that our great Vice President comes through for us,” said Trump. “He’s a great guy. Of course, if he doesn’t come through, I won’t like him quite as much. No, Mike is a great guy.”
Yesterday, both the House and Senate voted to confirm the Electoral College results for the 2020 presidential election — officially making Joe Biden president-elect. He will be inaugurated on January 20.
Shortly before the vote, Pence released a lengthy letter to members of Congress writing that his “oath to support and defend the Constitution constrains me from claiming unilateral authority to determine which electoral votes should be counted and which should not.”
Now, Republicans must look ahead to the 2022 election. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s Democrat majority has dwindled significantly, while partisan makeup in the Senate will be 50-50. Incoming vice president, Kamala Harris, will be the tie-breaker.
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