The prospect of a delayed election was rejected by fellow Republicans.
Election Day was fixed by a federal law passed in 1845, and the US Constitution in the 20 Amendment specifies that the newly elected Congress should meet on January 3, 2021, and that the terms of the president and vice president end on January 20, 2021.
He said if mail-in voting is expanded on a national scale in November, "You won't know the election result for weeks, months, maybe years after".
Meadows took up his boss's cause on Sunday, warning that mail-in ballots must be handled properly without providing evidence that they have not been in the past.
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Critics have argued he's using the pandemic to promote his political agenda and appeal to his voters as the November election nears.
"Absentee ballots, great. Going to the polls, great", the president said.
"He has not looked at delaying any election", Meadows said.
"We should go forward with our election" as scheduled, said House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy, "no way should we ever not hold our election on the day that we have it". "China must be very happy about it, because they hit us with a virus, and now they screw up an election like you will never see". Requests for mail ballots have surged in the primaries.
Trump has compared mail-in ballots to foreign interference.
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The President called for the election to be delayed as he continues to trail opponent Joe Biden and by double digits in some areas.
USPS is recommending that voters who are voting by mail send in their ballots at least one week before Election Day.
According to Article II, Section 1 of the Constitution, Congress holds the authority to "determine the time of choosing the electors, and the day on which they shall give their vote".
That does not mean The Associated Press news agency and other news organisations will not call a victor. "It's really important also that people apply for their absentee ballots and vote early so as not to overwhelm the system".
Arizona has since changed its procedures to try to speed up the vote count.
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