On Thursday, at an event in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, President Donald Trump once again told his supporters to illegally try to vote twice, ostensibly just to make sure their vote is being tabulated.
"Sign your mail-in ballot, okay?" said Trump. "You sign it and you send it in and then you have to follow it. And if, on Election Day or early voting, it's not tabulated and counted, you go vote." It is potentially illegal even to tell voters to do this, let alone doing it.
Trump then repeated a baseless attack on mail-in voting, saying, "If Russia, or China, or these other countries wanna cheat, all they have to do is forge ballots." There is no evidence that mail-in ballots have ever been successfully counterfeited.
For 2nd straight day, Trump suggests his supporters in some cases should vote twice, which is illegal: "Sign your m… https://t.co/Pipvty4Cmf— Aaron Rupar (@Aaron Rupar) 1599178704.0
"If Russia, or China, or these other countries wanna cheat, all they have to do is forge ballots" -- Trump pushes b… https://t.co/Y7zR9PDFww— Aaron Rupar (@Aaron Rupar) 1599179092.0