“Minnesota get out and vote!!!” tweeted President Donald Trump’s second-eldest son:
On Election Day itself, Eric Trump had posted a slew of similar calls:
That prompted speculation on social media that Tuesday’s tweet was down to a scheduling error. Eric Trump deleted the post within minutes of it going live. But it still went viral via screenshots.
President-elect Joe Biden is projected to take all 10 Electoral College votes in Minnesota, having secured more than 1.7 million votes to Trump’s 1.4 million.
Good morning to all, especially Eric Trump’s most Eric Trump tweet pic.twitter.com/rDKuHprWo7
— trevor shelley de brauw (@trevordebrauw) November 10, 2020