Trump faces pressure from Republicans to drop 'corrosive' fight to overturn election
- John Bolton: Trump is ‘throwing rocks through windows’
- HR McMaster: Trump’s actions sowing doubt among electorate
Donald Trump faced growing pressure from Republicans on Sunday to drop his chaotic, last-ditch fight to overturn the US presidential election, as victor Joe Biden prepared to start naming his cabinet and a Pennsylvania judge compared Trump’s legal case there to “Frankenstein’s monster”.
Despite Republican leadership in Washington standing behind the president’s claims that the 3 November election was stolen from him by nationwide voter fraud, other prominent figures, including two of his former national security advisers, were blunt.