President Donald Trump issued a new tweet on Friday morning, saying that the 75 million people who voted for him will have a “giant voice” in the future.
“The 75,000,000 great American Patriots who voted for me, AMERICA FIRST, and MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN, will have a GIANT VOICE long into the future,” he wrote. “They will not be disrespected or treated unfairly in any way, shape or form!!!”
Earlier in the week, throngs of demonstrators amassed near the U.S. Capitol building before some entered the building. In the midst of the chaos, one U.S. Capitol Police officer and four others died, including a woman who was shot by an officer after the group entered the Capitol.
That occurred during the Joint Session of Congress as members voted to ultimately certify President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. Trump, for months, has said the Nov. 3 election was fraught with irregularities, fraud, and unconstitutional laws around balloting.
But in a video on Thursday night, the president said he is now focusing on a “smooth, orderly, and seamless