President Trump released a statement regarding the certification of the Electoral College vote, according to Town Hall.
“Even though I totally disagree with the outcome of the election, and the facts bear me out, nevertheless there will be an orderly transition on January 20th,” he said.
Protesters stormed the U.S. Capitol Building, forcing lawmakers to evacuate. Four people died; one woman was shot by U.S. Capitol Police and three others died in “medical emergencies.” Two pipe bombs were also found at the RNC and DNC headquarters, along with a cooler full of Molotov cocktails.
“I have always said we would continue our fight to ensure that only legal votes were counted,” Trump’s statement continued. “While this represents the end of the greatest first term in presidential history, it’s only the beginning of our fight to Make America Great Again!”President Trump addressed protesters in a video message on Wednesday that claimed he won in a “landslide election” but nevertheless encouraged them to “go home in peace.”