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“Bob Dole Doesn't Believe Trump's Ongoing Lie that Election Was Stolen: 'Not One Bit of Fraud'”

Bob Dole’s 98th birthday was yesterday. It was rather muted: he’s been zapped by chemo for a stage 4 cancer diagnosis in February. He shared some of his views with USA Today.

He lost the election, and I regret that he did. He had Giuliani running all over, claiming fraud. He never had a single bit of fraud in all those lawsuits he filed. Dole conceded that he is "a Trumper, but that these days he is discouraged and "sort of Trumped-out." I don’t like to second-guess, but I believe we've lost something. I can't get my hand on it, but we're just not where we should be, as the greatest democracy in the world. I don't know how you correct it, but I keep hoping that there will be a change in my lifetime.

Shortly after his diagnosis, Dole says he was paid a visit by a former Senate colleague from the opposite side of the aisle. Joe Biden dropped by Dole's apartment to visit "bringing several of his grandchildren and staying for an hour and a half."

Dole said Biden, with whom he served in the Senate for more than two decades, is "a great, kind, upstanding, decent person.
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