Barack Obama rebukes Donald Trump over voter fraud claims
US president Barack Obama has criticised Donald Trump for sowing suspicion about the integrity of the election, telling the Republican presidential nominee to “stop whining” and focus on winning votes.
Mr Obama called Mr Trump’s intensifying, pre-emptive warnings about voter fraud “unprecedented” in modern politics.
The rhetoric is not based on any evidence, Mr Obama said, but is simply aimed at discrediting the election before the first votes are counted.
“You start whining before the game’s even over?” Mr Obama said at a press conference. “Then you don’t have what it takes to be in this... read more
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