‘I’m not a good loser’: Trump stokes fears he won’t accept defeat

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‘I’m not a good loser’: Trump stokes fears he won’t accept defeat

Concerns Trump may pull strings to cling on, with Hillary Clinton saying the US needs to be ‘ready for that’

Harriet Alexander

US President Donald Trump may not accept the results of the forthcoming presidential election, setting the stage for an epic showdown in November.

In a wild and contentious interview with Chris Wallace on US television channel Fox News on Sunday, Trump said he was “not a good loser” and fully prepared to challenge the results if he lost to Joe Biden, his Democratic rival.

He said postal voting, which Democrats pushed as a response to the coronavirus pandemic, “is going to rig the election”...

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