On Sunday, although, Unanue appeared on the CPAC stage in Orlando and mentioned: “It is simply an honor to be right here. However my largest honor at this time is gonna be that — I feel we’re gonna be on the identical stage — as, for my part, the actual, the authentic, and the nonetheless precise president of america, Donald J. Trump.”
Trump will not be the actual, authentic, or precise president anymore. That may be Joe Biden, who legitimately defeated Trump in November.
Unanue mentioned at CPAC: “However we nonetheless have religion that almost all of the individuals of america voted for the president.” He added quickly after, “I feel an excellent majority of the individuals in america voted for President Trump, and even just a few Democrats.”
Unanue additionally mentioned at CPAC that “not solely the presidential election” however “the Georgia election” was “not authentic.”
The presidential election generally, the presidential election in Georgia specifically, and the January runoff elections for 2 Georgia Senate seats have been all authentic.
Unanue additionally made imprecise insinuations at CPAC about voter fraud involving mail-in ballots, saying that he obtained “unsolicited ballots” and that, “as a citizen of america, I feel I am allowed to vote as soon as, as soon as — not twice, or thrice, or 10 instances.”
There is no such thing as a proof that anybody voted thrice or extra within the 2020 election — and positively no proof that such a factor occurred usually sufficient to have an effect on the result.
Goya Meals didn’t instantly reply to a request for touch upon Sunday afternoon. It was not clear if Unanue’s feedback at CPAC violated the board’s January directive limiting his political remarks; CNN and different shops reported that the board had required Unanue to get approval earlier than making media appearances, however his Sunday remarks got here in a speech somewhat than an interview.