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  • if you count the legal votes, I easily win.

  • Donald Trump is still refusing to accept Joe Biden as the winner of the U.

  • S election, even as his allegations of fraud have been met with skepticism from judges and legal analysts, the people of this nation have spoken.

  • The United States has a long history of peaceful transfers of power, though, so if Trump refuses to leave the White House, the country will be entering uncharted waters.

  • Even in previous contentious elections, there has never been an all out refusal to concede.

  • For example, Al Gore accepted the Supreme Court's ruling that George Bush won in 2000, despite questions over Florida's results at the time.

  • While I strongly disagree with the court's decision, I accepted.

  • But Trump and his administration have resisted cooperating with the transition.

  • I just think it's an embarrassment.

  • So what might happen?

  • In August 2 veterans sent an open letter to General Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

  • In it, they raised the possibility of the military getting involved, they said, if Trump refused to leave, Quote.

  • United States military must remove him by force, and you must give that order.

  • Others have said such a move would be better left to the Secret Service.

  • There is a basic legal principle that the military should stay out of domestic law enforcement matters.

  • Biden, though, is likely to transition the office over Trump's objections.

  • The president on Lee has so much power there's a federal agency called the General Services Administration, or ESA, and once it names an apparent winner, things shift into high gear.

  • At that point, the president elect's team can obtain briefing books, tap into funds and said representatives to government agencies.

  • The G S A hasn't yet declared Biden the winner, but it says it will ascertain the winner when quote, it is clear.

  • Based on the process laid out in the Constitution, political scientists are optimistic about the resilience of this legal framework.

  • Earlier this year, the Trump administration complied with statutory requirements providing federal office space and government resource is to the bottom campaign.

  • Government officials taken oath to uphold the U.

  • S Constitution.

if you count the legal votes, I easily win.

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Can Trump be evicted from the White House?

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/11/13
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