Thursday, July 29

Voter Fraud

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MyPillow’s Mike Lindell uses appearance at rightwing conference to baselessly claim Trump won election by 80 million votes

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell used a recent appearance to suggest the 2020 elections were miscalculated. "The real totals are: Donald Trump 80 million and Biden less than 68 million," said Lindell. His claims were met with cheers even though he failed to provide any evidence. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has used an appearance at the rightwing conference to make more unsubstantiated claims about voter fraud in the 2020 election.Lindell said that the "real totals" from the 2020 election show that former President Donald Trump garnered 80 million votes while President Joe Biden gained fewer tha...
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‘I didn’t come here to kiss your f—ing ring’: Sidney Powell ripped into Rudy Giuliani after clash over election theories, book says

Sidney Powell clashed early on with Giuliani as part of Trump's campaign legal team, per a new book. "I didn't come here to kiss your f---ing ring," she reportedly told the former New York City mayor. Powell later saw herself cast aside and then brought back into the Trump orbit. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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Texas Democrats reportedly weigh leaving state to block Republican-led voting bill

Texas Democratic lawmakers have weighed leaving the state over the GOP election bill, per the NYT. In May, Democrats were able to temporarily halt passage of the bill by denying Republicans a quorum. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has made the election overhaul a top priority this year. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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Siblings of GOP Rep. Paul Gosar want him kicked out of Congress, and call him ‘a traitor to this country’

The siblings of GOP Rep. Paul Gosar are calling for their brother's removal from Congress. "I consider him a traitor to this country," Dave Gosar said of his brother to NBC News. Gosar has been a vocal supporter of former President Donald Trump's debunked election claims. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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Former Attorney General Bill Barr called Trump’s false election claims’bullsh–‘: book

In a forthcoming book, the ABC News correspondent Jonathan Karl chronicles the final days of the Trump administration. According to the book, Bill Barr reportedly blasted Trump's false election claims as'bullsh--.' Mitch McConnell reportedly pleaded with Barr to speak out against Trump's voter fraud claims. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Former Attorney General Bill Barr reportedly blasted former President Donald Trump's debunked election claims as "bullsh--," according to a forthcoming book by ABC News Washington correspondent Jonathan Karl.Barr's response to the aftermath of the highly contentious 2020 pr...
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Trump warned Wisconsin GOP legislative leaders to support 2020 election audit or be’quickly run out of office’

Former President Donald Trump is pressuring Wisconsin GOP leaders to back a 2020 election audit. "These REPUBLICAN'leaders' need to step up and support the people who elected them," he said. Arizona Republicans are currently pursuing a partisan forensic audit in Maricopa County. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Former President Donald Trump on Friday put Wisconsin GOP legislative leaders on notice, saying that they would be "primaried" if they don't back an audit of the 2020 presidential election in the critical swing state.Last November, President Joe Biden defeated Trump in Wisconsin by roughly 20,000 votes...
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GOP-led Michigan committee found ‘no evidence’ of voter fraud in 2020 election, further discrediting Trump’s false claims

A GOP-led Michigan Senate committee found "no evidence" of widespread fraud in the 2020 election. Trump had attempted to overturn Michigan's election results. The investigation comes as Trump continues to falsely claims the election was stolen from him. See more stories on Insider's business page. An investigation by the Republican-led Michigan Senate Oversight Committee found no proof of widespread voter fraud in the state's 2020 election, rejecting former President Donald Trump's false claims."The Committee embarked upon hours of public testimony, the review of countless documents and presentations on the 2020 election, and caref...