PBS NewsHour

Why Trump won't commit to honoring election results

Clip: 09/24/2020 | 3m 33s Video has closed captioning.

The U.S. presidential race is preoccupied Thursday with a stunning question: might President Trump refuse to abide by the results of an election he loses? So far, Trump has declined to confirm he would accept defeat, prompting widespread criticism and disbelief. But Republican lawmakers are insisting that if Trump loses, a peaceful transition of power will occur. Amna Nawaz reports.

Aired: 09/24/20

Rating: NR

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