President Donald Trump will probably proceed to have affect in Republican politics, even after the presidential election was referred to as for Democrat Joe Biden, his most vocal critic inside the get together stated Tuesday.
U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney stated Trump’s important presence on social media and his means to prove the vote amongst his political supporters imply he isn’t going away.
“He continues for my part to have substantial affect inside the get together,” Romney stated. “If he desires to proceed to have a job within the get together, he actually will.”
Romney has criticized Trump a number of occasions earlier than, most not too long ago saying the president was “damaging the reason for freedom” and inflaming “damaging and harmful passions.” Trump is claiming, with out basis, that the election was rigged and stolen from him.
Romney has additionally congratulated President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, one thing quite a lot of his fellow Republicans haven’t completed.
Romney stated Trump is inside his rights to name for recounts and investigations into any voting irregularities. However the 2012 Republican presidential nominee stated any issues probably received’t change the result of the election.
Whereas there’s nobody issue that may clarify the result of the race, Romney stated Trump’s dealing with of the coronavirus pandemic probably didn’t win over any new supporters.
“Had we not had COVID in any respect, I feel it might have been probably the president would have been re-elected,” Romney stated.