After media outlets — including Fox News — prematurely declared Joe Biden and Kamala Harris the winners of the 2020 presidential election, thousands crowded the streets of cities across the country in celebration. In New York City, you could see Democrats cast their masks aside while partying in the streets. The primary issue with popping the champagne so early is that Joe Biden is not the official winner yet. Exuberant Democrats may need a chair when they realize media outlets don’t determine the president — Electoral College electors do after all 50 states finalize their vote count with a Certificate of Ascertainment. Shocking right? The Trump team has also alleged incidents of voter fraud in multiple battleground states and has filed legal challenges, adding an extra twist to this year’s election.
Yet these Fox News figures prematurely declared Biden the victor and are calling on Trump to concede: