Biden campaign says ‘trespassers can be escorted out of White House’ as Trump ‘will not consider conceding’

JOE Biden's campaign has said that "trespassers can be escorted out of the White House" as Donald Trump "will not consider conceding."

The former vice president's team released the statement on Friday morning as he took the lead in Pennsylvania and Georgia.

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"The United States Government is perfectly capable of escorting trespassers out of the White House," the campaign said.

The statement appeared to be in retaliation following a Trump campaign statement that was released just hours before which insisted "this election is not over."

Matt Morgan, Trump 2020 campaign general counsel, said: "This election is not over.

"The false projection of Joe Biden as the winner is based on results in four states that are far from final.

"Georgia is headed for a recount, where we are confident we will find ballots improperly harvested, and where President Trump will ultimately prevail.

"There were many irregularities in Pennsylvania, including having election officials prevent our volunteer legal observers from having meaningful access to vote counting locations."

Brad Raffensperger, Georgia Secretary of State, confirmed the move on Friday, saying: "Georgia still too close to call, but results will be very close, and there will be a recount. Promises transparency."

According to the New York Times, a source revealed Trump is planning to hold a victory rally sometime this weekend.

The former VP looks set to capture the 20 electoral votes from the crunch state – which would propel him into the White House, making him the 46th President of the United States.

Biden has fought back a deficit of nearly 1m votes in Pennsylvania after a huge surge in mail-in ballots which Trump branded "fraudulent" and demanded counting be stopped.

A victory in Pennsylvania would put Biden firmly over the magical 270 electoral college vote mark ending Trump's explosive four-year tenure in the White House.

The Democrat currently has a 5,587 lead in the Keystone State, according to CNN.

A recount in Pennsylvania will be automatically triggered if the margin of the final vote is 0.5 percent or less.

The president also fell behind in Georgia but both candidates remain tied, holding 49.4 percent of the vote as five million in the Peach State put pen to paper in this nail-biting election.

There are still about 14,000 ballots left to count as Americans are anxiously watching who will clinch the crucial 16 electoral votes from Georgia.

Trump blamed a burst water piper for his trailing behind in the Red state.

During a press conference last night, Trump said: "In Georgia a pipe burst in a faraway location totally unrelated to the location of what was happening, and they stopped counting for four hours, and a lot of things happened."

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