Obama told reporters that Trump’s rhetoric isn’t based on any evidence — but is simply aimed at discrediting the election before the first votes are counted.
Comments come as Hillary Clinton surrogates continue to be concerned about Trump urging his supporters to “watch” the polls, in “certain areas.”
AURN’s Kim Lampkins has more…
See President Obama’s full comment about Trump’s “rigging” allegations:
.@POTUS on Trump: “If you start whining before the game’s over…you don’t have what it takes” https://t.co/72iyi4ul1b
— ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) October 19, 2016
Meantime Donald Trump has not responded to President Obama’s criticism; instead, announcing that among his guests for tonight’s presidential debate will be Obama’s Kenyan half-brother Malik Obama.
Source: Washington (AP/AURN)