“Watchdog Probes Whether Justice Department Officials Tried to Alter 2020 Election Results”

WSJ: The Justice Department’s inspector general said Monday his office will investigate whether department officials “engaged in an improper attempt” to overturn President Biden’s victory in the 2020 election.The announcement comes after news reports that former President Donald Trump considered moving to … Continue reading

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With Biden’s Win Now Officially Recognized by Congress, Trump Needs to Be Immediately Removed from Office for the Remainder of His Term; The Next 13 Days are Dangerous Times

I made this case in my statement yesterday but now that the vote counting is complete in Congress, this becomes Job 1: Restoring order and finishing the constitutionally mandated counting of the ballots is step number one. Step number 2 … Continue reading

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My Statement: When Order is Restored at the Capitol, Congress Needs to Quickly Count the Electoral College Votes Confirming Biden Victory and Trump Needs to Be Immediately Removed from Office

Today has been a very sad day for American democracy. Just as Congress was beginning the formality of the process of counting state electoral college votes—as a disingenuous objection for counting Arizona’s electoral college votes from Rep. Gosar and Sen. … Continue reading

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“Inside Trump’s pressure campaign to overturn the election”–Politico Reports Trump Tried to Pressure at Least 31 Republican Leaders Across the U.S.

Politico: Over the next month, the president would conduct a sweeping campaign to personally cajole Republican Party leaders across the country to reject the will of the voters and hand him the election. In his appeals, he used specious and … Continue reading

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Derek Muller Lays Out THE Conservative Case Against Texas’s Bizarre Suit to Steal the Election for Trump at the Supreme Court

Derek at Law & Liberty: The Electoral College is a designedly decentralized process for the selection of the President of the United States. Each State may choose its presidential electors in the manner that the legislature deems appropriate.The State of … Continue reading

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Expect a Final Dramatic Flourish From Wisconsin Before Electoral College Meets Monday as WI Supreme Court Ruling Looms (It Won’t Affect the Overall Election Outcome)

Yesterday the Wisconsin Supreme Court held a heated oral argument over Trump’s election contest. The arguments were at noon and heated, and now, less than 17 hours before the electoral college meets, there is not yet a decision. The Court … Continue reading

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“Trump asks Pennsylvania House speaker for help overturning election results, personally intervening in a third state”

WaPo: President Trump called the speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives twice during the past week to make an extraordinary request for help reversing his loss in the state, reflecting a broadening pressure campaign by the president and his … Continue reading

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Zeynep Tufekci in The Atlantic on Trump’s Incompetent Attempt to Steal the Election and Entrenching Minority Rule

Here: What makes this moment deeply alarming—and makes Republicans’ overwhelming silence and tacit approval deeply dangerous, rather than merely an attempt to run out the clock on the president’s clownish behavior—is that Trump’s attempt to steal this election builds on a … Continue reading

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