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The Daily BeastApr 07, 2020
Trump Claims Dems' Bid to Postpone Wisconsin Primary Was About Him, Not Pandemic
Mandel Ngan/AFP/GettyPresident Donald Trump used the painful situation playing out in Wisconsin's primary during the coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday to attack mail-in voting as "corrupt" and boast about his 2016 general election victory in the state. 

Some Democratic county leaders in Wisconsin fear that voters could be infected with the coronavirus, or even die, because of their decision to head to the polls Tuesday. On Monday, Republican leaders in the state successfully thwarted a late push by the state's Democratic governor to push back the contest. 

When a reporter asked Trump during a coronavirus task force briefing Tuesday who should be held responsible if people fall sick because they voted in person, Trump declined to take any blame despite his own call on social media earlier in the day to "get out and vote NOW." He had urged voters to support his preferred candidate, the "highly respected Republican" Justice Daniel Kelly, in a hotly contested state supreme court race. 

Read more at The Daily Beast.



New York Times PoliticsApr 07, 2020
What if the Most Important Election of Our Lifetimes Was the Last One?
Wisconsin voters may have risked their health to make it to the polls in a pandemic. But lately, it's feeling as though 2016, not 2020, remains the most pivotal political moment.

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