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Philadelphia GOP official says Trump ‘incited supporters to threaten to kill my children because we counted votes cast by eligible voters’

Philadelphia city commissioner Al Schmidt called on Mitch McConnell to vote his “conscience” in Trump’s impeachment trial. “The former POTUS incited supporters to threaten to kill my children,” Schmidt wrote on Twitter. Ahead of a likely weekend vote, McConnell announced that he would vote to acquit Trump. Visit the Business […]
Philadelphia GOP official says Trump ‘incited supporters to threaten to kill my children because we counted votes cast by eligible voters’
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‘I don’t think we have identified a problem we are trying to solve’: Georgia GOP officials are rallying behind voting changes despite no evidence of mass fraud

Top Georgia GOP officials are pushing for voting changes, especially with absentee balloting. The state’s lieutenant governor could not fully explain why the changes are necessary. The GOP response is widely seen as a reaction to Biden’s win and the dual Senate losses in January. Visit the Business section of […]
‘I don’t think we have identified a problem we are trying to solve’: Georgia GOP officials are rallying behind voting changes despite no evidence of mass fraud
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Pennsylvania Republicans spent $1 million in tax dollars on 2020 election lawsuits to suppress voters

Pennsylvania Republicans spent $US1.04 million in taxpayer dollars on 2020 election lawsuits. That’s according to documents obtained Thursday by the news organisation PA Spotlight. Republicans had sought to disenfranchise millions of people who voted by mail. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Pennsylvania Republicans spent more than $US1 million […]
Pennsylvania Republicans spent $1 million in tax dollars on 2020 election lawsuits to suppress voters
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After Biden’s win in Georgia, the state’s GOP House Speaker wants to strip voters from choosing the Secretary of State

Georgia House Speaker David Ralston on Thursday called for a constitutional amendment to allow state legislators to choose the Secretary of State, which would take away the responsibility from voters. The proposal is seen as a response to lingering Republican dissatisfaction with Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger and President-elect Joe […]
After Biden’s win in Georgia, the state’s GOP House Speaker wants to strip voters from choosing the Secretary of State
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Lindsey Graham says Biden should begin receiving national security briefings even while Trump’s election litigation plays out in court

South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday said President-elect Joe Biden should begin receiving intelligence briefings while President Donald Trump’s election-related litigation continues. Graham is a staunch ally of Trump and has come under scrutiny in recent days for inserting himself in the vote-counting process in Georgia. Only a handful […]
Lindsey Graham says Biden should begin receiving national security briefings even while Trump’s election litigation plays out in court
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Trump’s lawyers withdrew from representing his campaign in its biggest Pennsylvania election lawsuit one day before the hearing

Three of the four lawyers representing the Trump campaign in its biggest election-related lawsuit in Pennsylvania withdrew from the case one day before the hearing. In the wide-ranging federal lawsuit against Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar, the Trump campaign alleged widespread irregularities in the way ballots were counted throughout […]
Trump’s lawyers withdrew from representing his campaign in its biggest Pennsylvania election lawsuit one day before the hearing
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Trump, making false claims about mail-in ballots, suggests counting votes could lead to ‘violence in the streets’

President Donald Trump made more false claims about mail-in voting on Monday, leading Twitter to label one of his posts as potentially “misleading.” Trump was particularly incensed by the US Supreme Court’s decision not to hear a Republican challenge regarding mail-in votes in Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania election officials will count ballots […]
Trump, making false claims about mail-in ballots, suggests counting votes could lead to ‘violence in the streets’
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Trump reportedly plans to declare victory if he’s ‘ahead’ on election night, but his claims carry no legal weight and the remaining ballots would still be counted

President Donald Trump is said to be planning to declare victory in his reelection on Tuesday night if the initial results show him “ahead,” according to Axios. Axios cited three sources who said Trump might claim victory even if major states like Pennsylvania had not finished counting votes. A premature […]
Trump reportedly plans to declare victory if he’s ‘ahead’ on election night, but his claims carry no legal weight and the remaining ballots would still be counted