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Trump cancels planned Capitol riots commemorative press conference

Former U.S. President Donald Trump said he has canceled an event in Florida “in light of complete prejudice and dishonesty” by a parliamentary commission investigating attacks by his supporters and the media. ..

Trump was expected to use a press conference to oppose the Parliamentary Commission investigating what happened on January 6. (AP)

Former US President Donald Trump has canceled a press conference scheduled to take place in Florida on the anniversary of his supporters’ attack on the Capitol on January 6.

“Given the January 6 Democratic Non-Selection Committee, the failure of two Republicans, and the overall prejudice and dishonesty of fake news media, I will be held in Marago on Thursday, January. Canceling the press conference on January 6th is one of these important topics at my rally in Arizona on Saturday, January 15th, “Trump said in a statement on Tuesday.

Trump counters a parliamentary commission investigating what happened on January 6 when his supporter mob slammed the Capitol to prevent a change of power and repeat his lies about 2020. Elections that were expected to use the press conference.

Trump continues to falsely claim that the election was “stolen”, and the “real” riot won the vote that led to the victory of the 306-232 Electoral College by Democrat Joe Biden November 3, 2020 Claims to have taken place on the election day of the day.

Numerous judges, including federal and state election authorities, Trump’s own lawyer president, and some he appointed, have all reiterated that elections are fair and there is no credible evidence of serious fraud.

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“It’s best to focus on election reform”

Trump, who said an ally was suffering from the event because he felt it wasn’t covered fairly, faced pressure to cancel from those who thought it was inappropriate, especially in the year of the election.

Republicans want to regain control of the House and Senate in the midterm elections this fall, and some within the party defend the mob, fearing the former president will continue to be obsessed with the 2020 elections. Efforts could lock out the voters needed for the party to win.

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, a friend and ally of Trump, told news agency Axios that he had urged Trump to cancel at a golf round at West Palm Beach this weekend. … It’s best to focus on election reform instead. “

This event would have been the second press conference since Mr. Trump resigned.

Although banned from Twitter and other social media, he regularly appears in conservative news media, hosting numerous rallies and other events.

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