President Trump on Tuesday defended his voting by mail in Florida’s election final month however stated the observe is just too typically topic to fraud and needs to be severely restricted.
“I think mail-in voting is horrible, it’s corrupt,” Mr. Trump stated at a White House press briefing on the coronavirus.
Reporters requested Mr. Trump whether or not Wisconsin was violating social distancing tips on the coronavirus Tuesday by requiring voters to look in particular person to forged their ballots. Mr. Trump identified that the governor, Tony Evers, is a Democrat.
“That’s his problem,” Mr. Trump stated.
When a reporter famous that Mr. Trump voted by mail for Florida’s election final month, the president replied, “Because I’m allowed to. I happen to be in the White House, I won’t be able to go to Florida to vote.”
He stated there’s a “big difference” between an out-of-state voter like himself who “does a ballot and everything sealed, certified” and “thousands and thousands of people sitting in somebody’s living room, signing ballots all over the place.”
“No, I think that mailing voting is a terrible thing,” Mr. Trump stated. “I think if you vote, you should go [to the polls]. Even the concept of early voting is not the greatest, because a lot of things happen. I think you should go and you should vote.”
He stated mail-in voting is topic to fraud.
“You look at what they do, where they grab thousands of mail-in ballots and they dump it,” he stated. “I don’t have to tell you, you can look at the statistics. There’s a lot of dishonesty going along with mail-in voting, mail-in ballots.”
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