9 Nov 2020

US election: Donald Trump not admitting defeat yet

From Morning Report, 7:09 am on 9 November 2020

Celebrations are continuing across the US after Joe Biden's victory in the presidential election, but Donald Trump is continuing to refuse to concede the election.

CNN is reporting that Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, and wife Melania Trump have approached the Trump about acknowledging defeat.

But he is not showing any sign of accepting the inevitable and has continued tweeting.

Washington correspondent Simon Marks speaks to Corin Dann.