By Katie Reilly
October 18, 2016

President Barack Obama on Tuesday attacked Donald Trump for making “unprecedented” and “irresponsible” claims about a rigged election.

“I’d invite Mr. Trump to stop whining and go try to make his case to get votes,” Obama said in the Rose Garden during a joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi ahead of the Obamas’ final state dinner.

“I have never seen, in my lifetime or in modern political history, any presidential candidate trying to discredit the elections and the election process before votes have even taken place,” Obama added.

Here are their full remarks from the press conference at the White House:

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