Nancy Pelosi rips Trump and says ‘he’ll stoop to any level for his own re-election’

NANCY Pelosi has ripped Donald Trump and warned the president "will stoop to any level for his own re-election."

"We're ready for it all," the House Speaker told HuffPost on Friday. "I would just like him to know it ain't going to happen for him at the end of the day."

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Pelosi also told the outlet that she has been working with lawyers for four months in anticipation that Trump might try to cut the vote count short.

The team included attorneys with the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, Republicans and former US Attorney General Eric Holder.

"We have been prepared for the worst for a long time because what we have seen is the worst on the part of this president in terms of his disrespect for the Constitution, his disregard of free will of the people and his stooping to any level for his own reelection," Pelosi said.

"We have tremendous intellectual, political and financial resources at our disposal. … We have our lawyers poised to move on a dime on Election Day or evening, as we see a problem."

She added that "intimidation that they [Trump's team] have advertised that they're going to engage in" has helped Pelosi and her team prepare.

"We knew that it was in their playbook … to scare people off from voting. So again, when they made it known, they made it easier for us to counter."

Over the weekend, Trump denied a report that he will preemptively claim victory.

Sources told Axios that the president revealed that if it looks like he's ahead on Tuesday night, he plans to say he won.

Trump was asked by a reporter on Sunday about his alleged plan to declare victory before the official results and the final ballot counts are announced.

"That was a false report," Trump said.

He added: "I think it's terrible when we can't know the results of an election the night of the election in a modern day age of computers."

Pelosi still quipped that she is ready for the president to declare victory on Tuesday night.

"This is not child's play," she said. "It is unconstitutional."

Asked if she had a message for anxious voters, Pelosi said: "Don’t panic. Be confident. We will make sure that we will have a fair count.

"The antidote to his poison, whether it’s policy or politics or stealing an election ― the antidote to his poison is to vote."

Last week, the House Speaker said Joe Biden will win the election.

"In terms of the election five days from now, we are confident, we are calm, and we have prepared. We are ready," Pelosi said.

Pelosi later reiterated her opinions on the election, telling reporters: "I feel very confident that Joe Biden will be elected president on Tuesday."

She then went on to clarify that, although there may not be confirmation on who has won the election on November 3 due to mail-in voting, that Biden will take over the White House.

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