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    It’s been three days since the US election was called for Democratic challenger Joe Biden, but US President Donald Trump has yet to concede, instead vowing to come out on top once all is said and done.

    Election Limbo

    Since the Saturday call for Biden, Trump and his reelection campaign officials have doubled down on unsubstantiated claims of voter fraud. In fact, the commander-in-chief has taken to Twitter to vent out his frustrations, tweeting “we will win” to his millions of followers.

    Most recently, Jason Miller, a senior adviser to Trump’s 2020 campaign, said in a Fox Business interview that the president has no intention to concede. “That word is not even in our vocabulary right now,” he said.

    Surrender? I hardly know her.

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