Biden campaign lawyer Bob Baur said this morning that “we’ve won the election” despite ongoing ballots counts in Nevada, Arizona, Georgia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin:
Biden lawyer Bob Bauer: "We're winning the election. We’ve won the election. And we're going to defend that election.”
— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) November 4, 2020
Well, this is weird. Journos told us last night how bad it was when President Trump declared victory before all the votes were counted. It’s different when a Dem does it?
No, you don't get to declare you've won the election. https://t.co/1HqqvkqsnH
— Ben Shapiro (@benshapiro) November 4, 2020
From the Trump campaign’s Tim Murtaugh:
But we were advised that declaring victory was a danger to our democracy. https://t.co/qI7jQ6Rpt1
— Tim Murtaugh (@TimMurtaugh) November 4, 2020
Will any media org fact-check Bauer?
President Trump has falsely attempted to claim victory against Joe Biden, but the presidential race still remains too close to call. An expert explains what to expect from a second Trump term if he does, in fact, win re-election. https://t.co/dxOUs2goZC
— NBC Bay Area (@nbcbayarea) November 4, 2020