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Trump May Have Let Slip Details Of His Election Scheme As He Attacked Georgia Governor

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

[Video and Article] [Issues: Trump’s Legal Troubles, Democracy at Risk, the GOP goal of Fascism]

When Donald Trump set about attacking Georgia governor and fellow Republican Brian Kemp this weekend for failing to fraudulently overturn Democrat Joe Biden’s victory there, he may have inadvertently revealed more details of a scheme that could land him in prison.

That the former president tried to coerce Kemp into calling a special legislative session to give Trump the state’s electoral votes rather than Biden has been known publicly since shortly after their Dec. 5 phone call.

But Trump during his rally in Perry, Georgia, on Saturday twice stated that he had asked Kemp to call a “special election” — a request that would mesh with some of his advisers’ recommendations to him to declare martial law in a handful of states he narrowly lost and to force them to hold new elections.

“The criminal always returns to the scene of the crime,” said Norm Eisen, who served as an ethics lawyer in the Barack Obama White House and more recently worked for the House committee overseeing Trump’s first impeachment. “He dug his grave a little deeper on Saturday.”

Gwen Keyes Fleming, a former district attorney in Georgia’s DeKalb County, said Trump’s comments will certainly raise eyebrows. “I wouldn’t be surprised if the Fulton County district attorney and her investigators aren’t watching very closely,” she said… [Read the full article by clicking here]

Could Donald Trump find himself behind bars? Is the GOP less worried about protecting Donald Trump than they are eager to lock up Democracy? As the GOP shrinks and loses voters, is its only hope to reject Democracy and promote the rule by the elite special few? Could elections be a thing of the past if this GOP gets its way? Isn’t what made America great the fact that we are a self-governing public where every citizen’s voice is just as important as the other? Why would anyone want to give that up? Shouldn’t the GOP be altering its policies and platform to reach more people than trying to exclude those whom it cannot reach? Didn’t all societies which were ruled by an elite few eventually fall? Isn’t the only hope of success, if the United States continues to be a country that listens to its citizens?

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