President Donald Trump tweeted out Thursday morning that the upcoming U.S. election be delayed until Americans can “securely and safely vote,” setting off alarm bells and causing some Americans to suggest Trump wants to appoint himself as dictator.

The U.S. Constitution clearly states elections must be held on the first Tuesday after November 1. Only Congress has the power to change that.

The president’s tweet drew angry responses on Twitter:

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