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President Trump Donald John TrumpTrump campaign files for new recount in Georgia GOP senator congratulates Biden, says Trump should accept results FDA grants emergency approval to coronavirus antibody treatment given to Trump MORE is facing mounting pressure from Republicans calling on him to recognize President-elect Joe Biden Joe BidenTrump campaign files for new recount in Georgia GOP senator congratulates Biden, says Trump should accept results Judge dismisses Trump camp's Pennsylvania lawsuit in scathing ruling MORE's election win.

GOP members amped up their push for Trump and Republican leadership to acknowledge Biden's victory on Sunday, after a federal judge dismissed the campaign's lawsuit alleging widespread voter fraud in Pennsylvania this week.

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Chris ChristieGiuliani's son, a White House staffer, tests positive for coronavirus Biden plays it cool as Trump refuses to concede Ben Carson says there are 'multiple possibilities' for how he got COVID-19 MORE (R), who has been a Trump ally, labeled the conduct of the Trump campaign's legal team "a national embarrassment" on ABC's "This Week."

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When ABC's George Stephanopoulos George Robert StephanopoulosRepublicans split on Biden win as Trump digs in Cuomo: 'The political pressure of denying COVID is gone' with Trump defeat Sunday shows - Biden win reverberates MORE asked the former governor if it is "time for this to end," Christie responded, "Yes."

"I've been a supporter of the president. I voted for him twice, but elections have consequences and we cannot continue to act as if something happened here that didn't happen," he said. "You have an obligation to present the evidence. The evidence has not been presented."

The campaign's legal team has filed several lawsuits in battleground states contesting the vote and falsely alleging fraud. Last week, Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani Rudy GiulianiJudge dismisses Trump camp's Pennsylvania lawsuit in…
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