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Political Cartoon: President Trump wonders if ‘peaceful transfer of power’ is a thing

Daily takes from Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Signe Wilkinson.

Donald Trump on the Washington Monument.
Donald Trump on the Washington Monument.Read moreSigne Wilkinson

Half-listening to President Donald Trump’s news briefing Wednesday afternoon, I didn’t know if I had heard correctly. Did he really say, when asked whether there would be a peaceful transfer of power: “We’re going to have to see what happens"? Turns out he did. I guess his recent calls for more civics education in the schools is because he never received any—at least on the Constitution of the country he is supposed to serve.

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