Trump’s baseless voter fraud allegations could hurt U.S. faith in elections

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump visits the Suresnes American Cemetery as part of the Paris commemoration ceremony for Armistice Day, 100 years after the end of the First World War, France, November 11, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Pool

(Reuters) – More than a dozen times in the past seven days, President Donald Trump has alleged, contrary to evidence, that the recount of Florida’s elections for governor and the U.S. Senate has been marred by fraud. “Many ballots are missing or forged,” he tweeted on Monday. “Ballots massively infected.” The unsubstantiated allegations could help […]

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