The problem is that even before the elections, Trump declared that the Democratic candidate could win only fraudulently.
"Trump Administration's denial could interfere into the President-elect team's transition preparation on crucial matters, such as the distribution of a coronavirus vaccine."
Most Republican officials and lawmakers have publicly supported President Donald Trump's effort to overturn the election results.
The US Constitution allows presidents to serve two four-year terms and they do not have to be consecutive.
The problem for both America and Israel today is that we are descending into the same kinds of “routine partisanship and factionalism” that destroyed the consensus politics of the Roman Republic.
84%, including 93% of Democrats and 70% of Republicans, said that “candidates should not be declaring victory until all of the votes are counted.”
It's not only the candidates who are disputing the election results.
As both sides expressed confidence in their chances to win, Americans are on course for contentious days, with Republicans already demanding a recount in Wisconsin.
One thing is clear: Israel still has many friends in Congress from both parties.
Absent a landslide for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, the US Supreme Court may once again decide or decisively tilt the election outcome.