The prominent anti-Trump Republican group Lincoln Project resurfaced former White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayLincoln Project resurfaces Kellyanne Conway tweet calling 306 electoral votes ‘historic’ McEnany refers questions back to White House during Fox appearance as campaign adviser Office of Special Counsel investigating use of White House for Trump campaign ‘war room’ MORE’s 2016 tweet calling 306 electoral votes “historic.”
“Agreed,” the Lincoln Project’s Twitter account posted, responding to Conway’s four-year-old tweet reading, “306. Landslide. Blowout. Historic.”
— The Lincoln Project (@ProjectLincoln) November 13, 2020
The group, known for its relentless media content hounding the president’s job performance during his time in office, took advantage of the moment as media outlets called 306 electoral votes for President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump: New York won’t receive COVID-19 vaccine immediately Biden considering Yellen as possible Treasury secretary: report Obama hits Trump for refusing to concede, says there’s ‘no legal basis’ for challenges MORE on Friday afternoon.
— CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) November 13, 2020
CNN reported their final tally for the 2020 presidential election Friday at 306 electoral votes for Biden and 232 for President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: New York won’t receive COVID-19 vaccine immediately Biden considering Yellen as possible Treasury secretary: report Trump puts Giuliani in charge of election lawsuits: report MORE, an inverse from the results of the 2016 election when Trump received the 306 electoral votes.
Meanwhile, the imminence of Biden’s return to the White House as president of the United States weighs heavier as numerous legislators from both parties have urged Trump to offer intelligence briefings to Biden in preparation for his presidency.
GOP Sens. James LankfordJames Paul LankfordJohn Kelly says Trump hurting national security by delaying Biden transition Lincoln Project resurfaces Kellyanne Conway tweet calling 306 electoral votes ‘historic’ Biden advisers: Trump transition delays putting national security at risk MORE (Okla.) and Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamLincoln Project resurfaces Kellyanne Conway tweet calling 306 electoral votes ‘historic’ Conservative justices help save Obamacare — for now The Hill’s Morning Report – Biden wins Arizona, confers with Dem leaders; Trump tweets MORE (S.C.), both prominent loyalists of Trump, have called on Biden to begin receiving classified information essential to his transfer of power.
“There is no loss from him getting the briefings and to be able to do that and if that’s not occurring by Friday I will step in as well, and to be able to push and to say this needs to occur so that regardless of the outcome of the election … people can be ready for that actual task,” Lankford said.