Obama, who has actually launched a presidential memoir entitled A Guaranteed Land, fielded concerns from MSNBC contributor Jonathan Capehart. Throughout a discussion of the obligations of the workplace of president, Obama stated that congratulating Trump on his election win was simply an element of the task.
” You understand,” Obama stated, “I didn’t take pleasure in needing to call Donald Trump and congratulate him for having won the night of his election 4 years earlier, but I did it because that becomes part of my job. And the same method that George Bush called me and invited me and facilitated my transition.”
” That becomes part of the connection of our democracy that enables us to have arguments and have differences,” Obama continued, “but at the end of the day, still be positive that this is a federal government of, by and for the people.”
Obama stated he discovered Trump’s rejection to concede to President-elect Joe Biden perplexing, however that he was bothered more by Republicans agreeing with Trump’s claims of citizen fraud.
” I have actually been troubled, like I think e