Trump says Democrats are trying to ‘steal’ election with mail-in votes & says it will be 'most fraudulent' in history

PRESIDENT Donald Trump has said the 2020 election will be the "most fraudulent" in history and claims the Democrats are trying to "steal" the White House.

During a Fox News interview on Thursday night, Trump told Sean Hannity that Democrats will "steal" the election with mail-in voting.

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"This is going to be the greatest scam in history," he said. "This will be the most fraudulent election in history. It's a terrible thing. They are trying to steal the election."

Trump's comments came a day after Hillary Clinton accused the president of trying to "steal" a victory in November during her Democratic National Convention speech, the New York Post reported.

"Joe [Biden] and Kamala [Harris] can win three million more votes and still lose," she said. "Take it from me. We need numbers so overwhelming Trump can't sneak or steal his way to victory."

HATE MAIL: What is the controversy with mail-in voting?

President Trump has repeatedly expressed opposition to mail-in voting for the 2020 presidential election, saying it could lead to voter fraud and a false outcome.

In May, the president tweeted that "There is NO WAY (ZERO!) that Mail-In Ballots will be anything less than substantially fraudulent."

Historically, there is no evidence of widespread voter fraud through mail-in voting.

Earlier this month, President Trump request a mail-in ballot to vote in the Florida primary election.

Democrats have pushed for mail-in voting due to the coronavirus pandemic.

During California's March primary, more than 75 percent of voters received a vote-by-mail ballot.

The discussion of "stealing" the election has stemmed from the disagreement between Trump and Democrats about mail-in voting.

The president has repeatedly criticized mail-in voting due to the potential for voter fraud.

In light of protests happening over the last few months, Trump has called for in-person voting saying, "if you can protest in person, you can vote in person."

His tweet came after he and Melania, who are registered voters in Palm Beach County, voted by mail-in ballots in Tuesday's Congressional GOP primary race that was won by Islamophobe Laura Loomer.

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany told reporters that ifTrump loses the election in November, he "will investigate ballots before the accepting result."

During his Fox News interview, Trump called for a re-do in the primary for New York Rep. Carolyn Maloney's seat.

Democratic candidate Maloney was announced the winner six weeks after the election due to mail-in ballot issues.

Her opponent, Suraj Patel, and now Trump, have contested the results.

"It's what happens to these ballots when they are sent," Trump said. "Who are they being sent to? Where are they going? You are talking about massive numbers."

He also told Fox that Maloney should not be allowed to accept the position after winning over a candidate who "thought he won."

This week, Trump proposed a redo of the presidential election, saying once again that it will be "rigged."

"It will end up being a rigged election or they will never come out with an outcome," Trump said during a women's suffrage event on Tuesday.

"They'll have to do it again, and nobody wants that."

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