Trump Finally Admitted His Presidency Is Over & Says The Change Will Be 'Orderly'
But he still says it was "the greatest first term in presidential history."
For the first time since the 2020 U.S. election results were projected, it appears Donald
After being temporarily Dan Scavino’s Twitter account to promise that there would be an “orderly” transition of power.himself, the incumbent president used White House Deputy Chief of Staff
The message came in the early hours of Thursday morning, just hours afterstormed the Capitol building and
He wrote, “Even though I totally disagree with the outcome of the election, and the facts bear me out, nevertheless there will be an orderly transition on January 20th.”
However, whileappeared to show that he’d accepted defeat, he promised to “continue our fight to ensure that only legal votes were counted.”
He also said that his first term was “the greatest” in presidential history and said this was “only the beginning” of the fight to make America great again.
This is the first time the incumbent president has suggested he'd accept the election result, after previously claiming on many, many occasions thatand that the
The statement was shared shortly afterthe victory of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.
In a statement in response to the U.S. riots,described Trump’s refusal to accept defeat as a “fantasy narrative” that strayed further and further from reality.