John Bolton, President Trump’s former national security adviser, said Sunday that the president’s claim of election fraud is “all a blue smoke and mirrors.”
“This is a character test for the Republican Party. I don’t buy the argument that Donald Trump has hypnotized Republican voters or that they’re not capable of accepting the truth,” he said on ABC’s “This Week.”
He predicted that Republican leaders were getting ready to break with Mr. Trump over claims of a vast Democratic conspiracy that fixed the election for presumed President-elect Joseph R. Biden.
“Their basic argument is this was a conspiracy, so vast and so