A Republican senator from Oklahoma said that he “will get involved” if President Trump does not begin sharing intelligence briefings with President-elect Joe Biden.
Sen. James Lankford stopped short of affirming that Biden won the presidential election but said that “there’s nothing wrong” with him receiving the briefings so that “whichever way [the election] goes, people can be ready,” according to KRMG.
“There’s nothing wrong with Vice President Biden getting the briefings to be able to prepare himself,” Lankford said. “And if that’s not occurring by Friday, I will step in as well … and say that this needs to occur so that regardless of the outcome of the election, whichever way that it goes, people can be ready for that actual task.”
A number of media outlets have called the race for Biden, but Trump has filed a flurry of lawsuits contesting the results and claiming widespread voter fraud in key states such as Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Georgia. No evidence for these claims has been verified.
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