Obama Adviser David Axelrod Calls Republicans Who Support Trump’s Election Fraud Claims ‘Cowards’

Former Obama administration official David Axelrod said that Republicans who support President Donald Trump’s election fraud claims are “cowards.”

Those ‘cowards,’ according to Axelrod, include the 18 state attorneys general who support Texas’ case at the Supreme Court challenging the presidential election results in four battleground states.

Axelrod made his comments Wednesday on CNN’s “Cuomo Prime Time.”

RELATED: Top Congressional Leader Calls For Eric Swalwell’s Removal From Congress After Report Links Him To Chinese Spy

Axelrod: Election Officials Have ‘Displayed Courage’

Axelrod said, “Let’s just be clear about one thing, the president said yesterday, he said let’s see who has the courage to do what everyone in this country knows is right.”

“Let’s talk about courage,” Axelrod teased.

Then Obama’s former senior adviser explained his definition of “courage.”

“Courage are those secretaries of state and election officials who, under threat of violence against them and their families and political repercussions, did their duty, counted the votes, verified the votes, recounted the votes, and proclaimed a winner based on the will of the people in their states,” he claimed.

“That is courage,” Axelrod insisted. “That is courage.”

Axelrod Repeatedly Calls Trump And His Allies ‘Cowards’

He continued, “What these people are doing, these 18 attorneys general, the members of Congress, you know Representative Johnson said the president is eager to see the list of who signs on.”

“What do you think that means?” he said, repeating, “What do you think that means?”

Then he hit the “coward” theme once again.

“These people are cowards,” Axelrod said for the second or third time, depending on your count. “They’re cowards.”

RELATED: Report: Biden Will Hire ‘High-Ranking Official’ Whose Sole Job Is To Dismantle Trump’s Immigration Reforms

Axelrod wound down, “So let’s be clear of who is showing the courage and who is showing cowardice here.”

“It will be problematic for Biden because Trump is not going to do what other presidents do,” Axelrod predicted.

“He will try to lead the resistance from outside, and he will threaten Republicans who don’t do what he wants them to do.”

Axelrod was echoing a perhaps wise prediction from two-time presidential loser Hillary Clinton. 

On a recent podcast, Clinton said, “Trump’s not going away,” Clinton said. “He may have to finally have to leave the White House, but he’s going to turn around the next day and say he’s running for President again, and then he’s going to be out there, he’s going to have rallies, because it’s like lifeblood to him.”

The 2020 election still has not been settled, though the national media and fact-checkers insist that Joe Biden has won.

President Trump’s campaign, and several states, are still litigating the outcome in court.

John Hanson

is a professional writer and editor with over 15 years of experience in conservative media and Republican politics. He has been a special guest on Fox News, Sirius XM, appeared as the guest of various popular personalities, and has had a lifelong interest in right-leaning politics.

Recent Posts

Mike Pence Says ‘Calls To Defund The FBI Just As Wrong As Calls To Defund The Police’

Former Vice President Mike Pence took conservatives to task on Wednesday, urging them to stop…

15 hours ago

‘Landslide Liz’ Cheney Gets Absolutely Brutalized By Conservatives After Massive, Crushing Loss

In one of the most predictable primary outcomes of the 2022 election cycle, Rep. Liz…

15 hours ago

Trump Celebrates Liz Cheney’s Brutal Defeat: ‘Now She Can Finally Disappear’

Former President Donald Trump took clear joy in the crushing defeat suffered by Never Trump…

16 hours ago

Grim Warnings Of Possible Nuclear Destruction Has Us Humming ‘It’s The End Of The World As We Know It’

We may be teetering on the brink of mutual destruction rather than the balance maintained…

18 hours ago

Ann Coulter: Sorry I Murdered You With My ‘Hate Speech’

It’s not every day that I praise a book by the former head of the…

19 hours ago

Obama Chimes In, Reviving Biden’s ‘Big F***ing Deal’ Line To Celebrate Inflation Reduction Act

Barack Obama congratulated President Joe Biden for signing the mislabeled 'Inflation Reduction Act' into law…

19 hours ago