McConnell congratulates Biden on his victory as more Republicans abandon Trump’s fight

WASHINGTON — After weeks of delay, the top Republican in the Senate, Mitch McConnell, acknowledged on Tuesday that Joe Biden will be the next president, following an Electoral College vote that officially certified his win on Monday.

“The Electoral College has spoken. So today, I want to congratulate President-elect Joe Biden,” McConnell said Tuesday on the Senate floor, in a speech that heralded President Donald Trump’s achievements.

NBC McConnell congratulates Biden on his victory as more Republicans abandon Trump’s fight

The delusional ‘inner circle’ around Trump is dissolving away, like a sugar cube thrown into hot water.