Georgia's GOP lieutenant governor: 'Facts' show Biden won state

Georgia Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan (R) on Sunday said President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenCDC chief clarifies vaccine comments: 'There will be no nationwide mandate' Overnight Defense: First group of Afghan evacuees arrives in Virginia | Biden signs Capitol security funding bill, reimbursing Guard | Pentagon raises health protection level weeks after lowering it Biden urges local governments to stave off evictions MORE won his state and that the facts show it despite claims from President TrumpDonald TrumpMeghan McCain: Democrats 'should give a little credit' to Trump for COVID-19 vaccine Trump testing czar warns lockdowns may be on table if people don't get vaccinated Overnight Health Care: CDC details Massachusetts outbreak that sparked mask update | White House says national vaccine mandate 'not under consideration at this time' MORE and some of his supporters of the opposite.

The Georgia Republican said his message to those who doubt the election results would be "the facts and figures."

"If I had a chance to spend five minutes with every single person in Georgia that doubted the election results, I think I’d be able to win their hearts over, show them the facts and figures, separate fact from fiction," he said during an interview on CNN's "State of the Union." "But certainly I don’t have that opportunity."

Duncan confirmed that Biden will become the 46th president, saying, “The Constitution is still in place. This is still America.”

“I can disagree vehemently with what I think are bad ideas raising taxes on small businesses or increased regulations on small businesses or defunding or lowering the resources for police,” he said. “I still have that opportunity. All Republicans still have that opportunity.”

The president-elect has repeatedly said during his campaign that he is against defunding police departments. 

Duncan added, “As the lieutenant governor and a Georgian, I'm proud that we’re able to look up after three recounts and watch and be able to see that this election was fair.”

The lieutenant governor’s interview comes after Trump held a rally for the two Republican Senate candidates in Georgia and reiterated his claims of a win. Trump also argued the state's election was “rigged,” another unsubstantiated allegation that Republicans in the state such as Duncan have shot down.