• While Trump incites his supporters with claims of fraud, Republicans privately insist he lost the election and will leave power, CNN's Jake Tapper says

    23 days ago - By Business Insider

    A man with an AR-15 style rifle protests "election fraud" in Carson, Nevada.
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    Republicans privately told CNN that their public refusal to acknowledge that President-elect Joe Biden won the election "is all part of walking President Trump through this process emotionally."
    According to CNN anchor Jake Tapper, elected Republicans insist that there will be "a peaceful transition of power to the Biden-Harris administration on January 20."
    However, Republicans are largely unwilling to say this in public out of fear they will anger the president...
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