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As Trump Surged, Democrats Claimed Russia Was ‘Rigging’ Election

Democrats and the media are professing outrage that Republican Donald Trump has raised the possibility that the election may be “rigged.” But in August, as he surged in the polls, they warned that Russia was rigging the election in Trump’s favor.

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How the Election Is ‘Rigged’ — And How it is Not

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has aroused new controversy by declaring that the 2016 presidential election is “rigged.” On the one hand, that is both an irresponsible statement, and also a potentially self-destructive one. On the other hand, it may be true.