McConnell said in a tweet on Thursday that the transition after the presidential election in November will be "orderly" and whoever wins the vote will be inaugurated on January 20, 2021.
— Leader McConnell (@senatemajldr) September 24, 2020
Asked earlier whether he would guarantee a peaceful transfer after the election, Trump responded "We’re going to have to see what happens."
Trump has repeatedly claimed that widespread mail-in voting due to the coronavirus pandemic could result significant fraud. Democrats say the claim is unfounded.