Their attempts to discredit mail-voting are the latest in a sea of misinformation on the subject of the Trump campaign.
Giuliani attempted to document delays in counting votes and other issues on mailed ballots, implying fraud.
“The brand new thing that has never happened before in our country, the postal ballot papers, is the real cause of concern for everyone, as they can easily be affected,” Giuliani said. cheat”.
The first event: Mail ballots are not new and do not easily lead to fraud, despite the insistence of the President and his allies.
Illegal number in Philadelphia
Offering complaints from campaign representatives, Giuliani insisted observers in Philadelphia were not given the legal access they deserved to see the opening and sorting of ballots. As a result, Giuliani argued that the entire count was “illegal.”
The first event: This is wrong. A Philadelphia Election Day judge decided that the city’s electoral board complied with the law on how it allowed observers to access the test.
The law allows observers to be present, the judge writes, but they do not have the right to check or look over the shoulders of the workers counting votes.
Furthermore, local, state, and federal officials have not reported any major incidents that may question the legality of numbers or how poll followers are treated.
People following the poll in Pennsylvania
Eric Trump stated that in Pennsylvania, “They don’t let our polls see their polls. They don’t let them in.”
The first event: This is misleading. There have been a few instances where the pollster did not understand the rules and those were handled by district attorneys but for the most part, those who followed the registered poll were allowed to go to the polling stations.
Cheating in Pennsylvania
Eric Trump argues that Trump’s campaign is being defrauded because of the victory in Pennsylvania in general.
“We’re going to win in Pennsylvania, but they’re trying to trick us out of there,” Trump said.
Democrats and Pennsylvania
Eric Trump declared Pennsylvania “the only path to victory” for the Democrats.
The first event: According to CNN’s forecasts that former Vice President Joe Biden will carry Wisconsin and Michigan, the Democratic Party’s winning path doesn’t require them to win Pennsylvania, as long as they carry Arizona and Nevada, where they currently lead. head.
Trump and lawsuits
Addressing the Trump campaign’s plans to file a lawsuit in Pennsylvania, Eric Trump said the situation in Pennsylvania was so bad that they had to sue.
“We’re going to file a lawsuit in Pennsylvania. It’s a pity we have to do that. It’s the last thing we want to do, the last thing my dad wants to do,” he said.
The first event: Although we were unable to physically test the President’s intentions, his campaign filed a pre-election lawsuit against postal voting and new state-enacted policies aimed at addressing the problem. of the coronavirus pandemic to the election. And even outside the context of this election, Trump is known to be quite a contender. So it is best to mislead his son to claim this as the last thing he wants to do.
CNN’s Kelly Mena, DJ Judd and Katelyn Polantz contributed to this article.