AP FACT CHECK: Trump's election agitations and distortions
August 2, 2020
WASHINGTON (AP) — Heads snapped and eyes rolled when President Donald Trump made a case for considering an election postponement in the pandemic. Republican and Democratic lawmakers, who agree on precious little, said forget about it.
Among them, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell agreed Nov. 3 is set in stone. But with Trump previewing his angry discontent if the election is not to his liking, will the foundational rock of the republic hold?
Such questions will shadow the remainder of the campaign now that Trump has explicitly challenged a process that has unfolded on schedule throug...