2020 election

Trump Campaign Pivots From Victory Claims, Says Election Isn’t Over

There’s not a lot to work with right now. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

The Trump campaign is in an extremely precarious position: behind in Pennsylvania, Georgia, Nevada, and Arizona, and on the brink of defeat. Its new line: This thing isn’t done yet.

On Wednesday, the Trump campaign had declared victory in the ultra–swing state of Pennsylvania, despite all evidence to the contrary.

Now, the president’s Thursday-night ramblings about vast conspiracies aside, it’s singing a different, more desperate tune.

Trump Campaign Pivots, Now Says Election Isn’t Over