by Leslie C. Francis
Real Clear Politics
As I sat down to write this, members of the Electoral College were meeting in the 50 states and the District of Columbia and casting what should be the final and deciding votes in the 2020 presidential election. Should be, but may not be.
Based on past performance and utterances, President Donald J. Trump is unlikely to go quietly into the night. His assault on our representative democracy, the likes of which have not been seen in America since the 1860s, is likely to continue. Among Trump’s supporters are groups such as the Proud Boys, who have already incited and participated in violence and promise more to come.