Jan. 6 hearing to focus on efforts to pressure states to block election certification

Jan. 6 hearing to focus on efforts to pressure states to block election certification

This post was originally published on this siteOn Tuesday, the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol will focus on former President Donald Trump’s efforts to pressure state officials to overturn the 2020 election results.

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Wis. Democrats file first-of-its-kind suit vs. fake Trump electors

Wis. Democrats file first-of-its-kind suit vs. fake Trump electors

This post was originally published on this siteThe civil suit comes as the Justice Department and Georgia prosecutors are also exploring whether others similarly broke laws.

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Wisconsin district attorney urged to go after fake Trump electors

Wisconsin district attorney urged to go after fake Trump electors

This post was originally published on this site Exactly one year after filing a complaint with the Wisconsin Elections Commission over the actions of the 10 false electors who claimed to represent Wisconsin at the Electoral College, the two lead attorneys at Law Forward wrote a letter to Dane County...

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What to know about the Trump ‘fake electors’ scheme

What to know about the Trump ‘fake electors’ scheme

This post was originally published on this siteIn the last few weeks, more details about how former President Donald Trump tried to overturn the 2020 election have come to light, specifically about an effort by his campaign to subvert the Electoral College process and install fake GOP electors in seven...

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Prosecutors in multiple states are investigating false Electoral College submissions

Prosecutors in multiple states are investigating false Electoral College submissions

This post was originally published on this site Legal experts say the illegitimate submissions should motivate Congress to update the Electoral Count Act and “firm up the guardrails” of democracy. (Image credit: Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

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AG says there is enough evidence to charge fake Trump electors

AG says there is enough evidence to charge fake Trump electors

This post was originally published on this site Attorney General Dana Nessel says there is “absolutely” enough election fraud evidence to charge the 16 false electors who attempted to submit a 2020 Electoral College certificate for former President Donald Trump in December 2020. The Democrat asked the feds last week...

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