Republicans Push Back On Trump Refusal To Commit To Peaceful Transfer Of Power

September 24, 2020

Several Republican lawmakers are pushing back on President Trump’s refusal to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the election in November. However, the GOP reactions pouring in fail to directly name Trump.

“Well, we’re going to have to see what happens,” Trump said Wednesday evening when asked whether he would commit to a peaceful transfer of power.

Follow the TPM staff’s live coverage of the reactions pouring in:

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