“First of all, what you should not do is have the president continuing to talk about stealing the election,” Turley, said in an appearance on “Fox & Friends.”

“He has an army of lawyers who are preparing to litigate these questions.”

“This is undermining their effort,” the Fox News contributor and George Washington University professor continued. “It makes judges less likely to take these issues seriously or approach them aggressively.”

“He needs to just tamp down the rhetoric and focus on the theme that he wants all legal votes to count. That’s fine. Leave the specifics to his lawyers,” he added.