Connect with us


McEnany ‘Breezed by Reporters’ and Said ‘Sorry, It’s Raining’ When Asked if Trump Will Accept Electoral College Vote



White House press secretary and Trump campaign senior advisor Kayleigh McEnany had time to talk to Fox News outside the White House Monday afternoon but no time for actual reporters on the president’s beat.

“White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany breezed by reporters gathered outside on the White House driveway responding ‘sorry, it’s raining,’ when asked if President Trump would accept the results of the Electoral College vote or if he would make an appearance today,” the White House press pool reports.

“She had just concluded a Fox News Channel hit and walked with an aide who was holding an umbrella over her head.”

The 538 Electoral College electors are meeting in every state and territory that votes in the presidential election today. By day’s end Joe Biden will officially have won the 2020 election, based on Constitutional dictates. On January 6 those votes will officially be counted in Congress, when President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will again be declared the winners.

Whether or not Trump accepts the Electoral College vote Joe Biden will be inaugurated January 20, 2021.

Here’s that Fox News interview she gave, during which, despite the inclement weather, she took the time to try to throw shade on former President Barack Obama.


Continue Reading
Click to comment

Enjoy this piece?

… then let us make a small request. The New Civil Rights Movement depends on readers like you to meet our ongoing expenses and continue producing quality progressive journalism. Three Silicon Valley giants consume 70 percent of all online advertising dollars, so we need your help to continue doing what we do.

NCRM is independent. You won’t find mainstream media bias here. From unflinching coverage of religious extremism, to spotlighting efforts to roll back our rights, NCRM continues to speak truth to power. America needs independent voices like NCRM to be sure no one is forgotten.

Every reader contribution, whatever the amount, makes a tremendous difference. Help ensure NCRM remains independent long into the future. Support progressive journalism with a one-time contribution to NCRM, or click here to become a subscriber. Thank you. Click here to donate by check.


Copyright © 2020 AlterNet Media.