Senator Rand Paul refused to say the election was not stolen as ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos confronted him on This Week over the “big lie” pushed by the former president and his supporters.
Stephanopoulos started off by directly asking, “This election was not stolen. Do you accept that fact?”
Paul dodged and said, “The debate over whether or not there was fraud should occur.”
The election was not stolen. Former President Donald Trump repeatedly spewed a number of false claims about the 2020 election, and — in one of his most incendiary moments from the post-election period — actually said the election was stolen in the video he posted during the storming of the Capitol.
As Paul continued questioning issues in the