Alexander Statement on the Counting of Votes in the Presidential Election

Posted on November 7, 2020

MARYVILLE, Tenn., November 7, 2020 — United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on the counting of votes in the presidential election:

“After counting every valid vote and allowing courts to resolve disputes, it is important to respect and promptly accept the result. The orderly transfer or reaffirming of immense power after a presidential election is the most enduring symbol of our democracy.”