On Tuesday, while speaking at the National Republican Campaign Committee, Trump suggested the GOP lost the 2018 midterm election because it was rigged.
CNN's Don Lemon said that his remarks were outrageous. Trump encouraged his supporters to be more "paranoid" about elections.
"We have to be a little bit careful because I don't like the way the votes are being tallied. You don't like it either, you just don't want to say it because you're afraid of the press," Trump said.
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Lemon said that he was a sore loser.
"What a sore loser. Yeah, I said it," Lemon said. "What a sore loser. If you don't like the way the election went, then just suggest there was something wrong with the vote."
"What a thing for the president of the United States to say. Refusing to take any blame for his own party's losses in the midterms. And accusing Democrats of cheating. Without a shred of evidence to back up the latest conspiracy theory."