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Multiple false comments about election by President Trump dismissed by many lawmakers

By Sydney Boles Ohio Valley Resource Polls had barely closed in the U.S. when President Donald Trump falsely alleged voter fraud and claimed prematurely to have won the election, saying “We will win this, and as far as I’m concerned, we already have won it.” The results of the election had not yet been called, and the counting of legally cast ballots will continue for quite some time, as is typical....