CNN’s Jake Tapper reveals his biological mother is a mailing voter in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, where the votes are still being counted tonight, and blames those who think her votes should not be counted. .
“My mother lives in Philadelphia,” said Tapper. “She is over 70 years old. She did not want to be infected with the coronavirus and she voted by mail. Her vote was among them. She is an American citizen. She counts.”
The Tapper also skewers President Trump̵7;s allies who are standing by him even as he accuses the fraud without proof.
“We are seeing some of the President’s most obedient servants … go on TV and say things that are not true, say things with no evidence, talk about election fraud,” Tapper said. with the name of the Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham, Ted Cruz and Home Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
“This is not correct,” he continued. “This is not really what’s going on.” The American people are counting their votes. “
The Tapper then goes on to mention August 1974, in the Watergate scandal, when the sens Republican leaders. Barry Goldwater, Hugh Scott and House Minority Leader John Rhodes, arrive at the White House and inform President Richard Nixon that the Republicans will no longer support him. .
“Nixon resigned the next day,” said Tapper. “The three leaders of the Republican Party, two of them from Arizona and one of them from Pennsylvania, two of the four states we are waiting for information from today.”
“Let the American people have their say,” concluded Tapper.