And he shall speak great words against the most High, and shall wear out the saints of the most High, and think to change times and laws: and they shall be given into his hand until a time and times and the dividing of time.
"When somebody's the President of the United States, the authority is total, and that's the way it's got to be,....." "The authority of the President of the United States having to do with the subject we're talking about is total." And after speaking about local governments, he said, "They can't do anything without the approval of the President of the United States."
Trump is quoted as saying at an April 14th bitter White House corona-virus briefing.
"President Trump tweeted that he has the power to reopen states amid the corona-virus pandemic, even though this responsibility is delegated to state governments. When asked about this claim, President Trump falsely claimed that the president has "total power."
In April 2020, Biden states it as likely that Trump would suspend November elections: “Mark my words, I think he is going to try to kick back the election somehow, come up with some rationale why it can’t be held,”.