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Donald Trump Says He Wants To Cancel The 2020 Election

30 July - 10 mins
Podcast Series The Last Word with Matt Cooper

US President Donald Trump has called for November's election to be delayed, claiming that it will be "the most inaccurate and fraudulent in history".

In a tweet, Trump cited unsubstantiated concerns about postal voting and added that going ahead with the election as planned would be a "great embarrassment" to America.

But does he actually have any power to delay the election, and is it a diversion tactic?

Marion McKeone joined us to discuss this.

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