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His cybersecurity firm is working on the Arizona 'audit'. But people who know him have questions

Cyber Ninjas, the company running Arizona Senate's controversial election 'audit,' is one man - Doug Logan - whose spouting of debunked conspiracy theories about 2020 election fraud may bring him more such 'audits' in other states.
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Recount done for 2.1 million ballots in audit of Maricopa County election

The hand recount of 2.1 million ballots from the 2020 Maricopa County election has been completed, an Arizona Senate spokesman said Monday.
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10 Things in Politics: Biden's Arizona election-audit problem

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:There are serious concerns if the Biden administration intervenes in the GOP-led Arizona auditDr. Anthony Fauci compared attacks on him to 'quite frankly, attacks on science'4 million Americans quit their jobs in April - a 20-year recordOne thing to watch for: President Joe Biden speaks about the coronav...
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OAN correspondent who is covering the Arizona election audit has been aiding the effort since at least December, documents show

A reporter with One America News Network works at a campaign rally with President Donald Trump on September 25, 2020 in Newport News, Virginia. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Christina Bobb, a correspondent for the far-right news network OAN, has been both covering the Arizona election audit and fundraising for the effort. Bobb was aiding AZ Senate Republicans with the effort as early as December, according to new documents. The controversial recount is winding down, with reports that auditors...
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Arizona Senate president says in emails Trump called to thank her for 'audit'

A watchdog group obtained hundreds of pages of emails regarding Arizona's "audit" which show the Senate president was trying to appease...
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Arizona Senate president’s emails related to election audit made public

More than 500 pages of Arizona Senate President Karen Fann’s emails related to the ongoing audit of the 2020 Maricopa County election...
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GOP Arizona Senate President Admitted In Email That She Didn't Believe Audit Would Uncover Widespread Fraud

"I cannot begin to explain how much I really hate this whole thing," Arizona Senate President Karen Fann wrote.
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With Trump focused on election recounts, here are the ongoing attempts by GOP officials to 'review' the 2020 election results

Protestors in support of former President Donald Trump gather outside Veterans Memorial Coliseum where Ballots from the 2020 general election wait to be counted on May 1, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images Republicans and Trump loyalists nationwide are still pushing for reviews of the 2020 election. Recounts or audits likely won't unearth new information, but calls for reexaminations are growing. From rural Michigan to sunny San Luis Obispo, recount fever ...
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Observers of the Arizona audit say they were mocked over shirt color and witnessed software malfunctions, security violations, and personnel issues with the controversial GOP-led ballot count

Maricopa County ballots cast in the 2020 general election are examined and recounted by contractors working for Florida-based company, Cyber Ninjas, Thursday, May 6, 2021 at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix. The audit, ordered by the Arizona Senate, has the U.S. Department of Justice saying it is concerned about ballot security and potential voter intimidation arising from the unprecedented private recount of the 2020 presidential election results. Matt York/AP Observers of the ongoin...
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Here are the ongoing attempts by state and local GOP officials to 'review' the 2020 election results

Protestors in support of former President Donald Trump gather outside Veterans Memorial Coliseum where Ballots from the 2020 general election wait to be counted on May 1, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images Republicans and Trump loyalists nationwide are still pushing for reviews of the 2020 election. Recounts or audits likely won't unearth new information, but calls for reexaminations are growing. From rural Michigan to sunny San Luis Obispo, recount fever ...
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Arizona Senate Calls off Budget Vote, Adjourns Amid Rancor

The Arizona Senate has pulled the plug on a plan to vote on a budget and instead adjourned until June 10 unless they break the impasse earlier on the $12.8 billion spending plan.
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Arizona Senate Plans Budget Vote Amid Outcome Uncertaintly

Arizona Senate President Karen Fann appears committed to pushing for a vote on a state budget package despite clear opposition from a lone Republican can cause its defeat.
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Arizona Senate Gives Initial OK to Boosting Its Expense Pay

The Arizona Senate has given an initial OK to boosting the daily expense pay that lawmakers who live outside of Maricopa receive during the legislative session.
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Arizona Senate president says the messy Maricopa County ballot recount is transparent because it's being broadcast on One America News

Contractors working for Cyber Ninjas, who was hired by the Arizona State Senate, examine and recount ballots from the 2020 general election at Veterans Memorial Coliseum on May 8, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona Courtney Pedroza for the Washington Post via Getty Images Arizona's state Senate president defended One America News having full access to the Maricopa ballot recount. The pro-Trump network was accused of amplifying false election fraud claims. "Are you saying that OAN is not a credi...
Tags: Asia, Politics, Washington Post, Senate, Trends, Cnn, Arizona, Anderson Cooper, Trump, Phoenix, Maricopa, Kyung Lah, Maricopa County, Arizona Senate, Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Arizona State Senate


Maricopa County sends Arizona Senate leaders 'hold' letter for all recount docs

The request is the first official sign that Maricopa County leaders are considering post-audit legal action.
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County tells Arizona Senate to keep files, threatens lawsuit over deleted election data claim

The demand came after the auditors refused to back down from their claim that the county destroyed evidence. The county says auditors...
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Maricopa County Board demands Arizona Senate leaders and audit vendors hold all documents related to GOP's Cyber Ninjas audit

In this May 6, 2021 file photo, Maricopa County ballots cast in the 2020 general election are examined and recounted by contractors working for Florida-based company, Cyber Ninjas at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix. AP Photo/Matt York, Pool, File Maricopa County leaders signaled that a lawsuit may be possible following the 2020 election audit. The county attorney requested that Senate leaders and audit vendors retain all documents and communications. The move comes after the audit...
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County Tells Arizona Senate to Keep Files, Threatens Lawsuit

Maricopa County is directing the Arizona Senate and the auditors it hired to review the county’s 2020 election count to preserve documents for a possible lawsuit.
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Everything You Need to Know About the Cyber Ninja Clown Car That's Crashing Through Arizona

Republicans in the Arizona Senate—obsessed with vindicating Donald Trump’s loss to Joe Biden in the 2020 elections—have been working with a shady, virtually unknown firm named Cyber Ninjas to audit 2.1 million votes in Maricopa County. This farce comes despite the objections of the county’s election officials, who…Read more...
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Arizona election auditors found the voting data that Trump claimed had been destroyed as part of a plot to deprive him of victory

Former President Donald Trump and a photo of the Arizona vote audit. AP Arizona election auditors on Tuesday said they found data that had been thought to be missing. Trump had seized on claims of deleted data to push his election-fraud "big lie." The GOP-commissioned audit in Arizona has been heavily criticized and mocked. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Auditors conducting the Republican-commissioned recount of 2020 votes in Arizona's Maricopa County said they...
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Arizona recount auditors have found the files of voting data Trump claimed were destroyed as part of a plot to deprive him of victory

A composite image of former President Donald Trump and a photo of the Arizona ballot recount. AP Arizona election auditors said Tuesday they'd found files that were initially thought to be missing. Trump had seized on claims of missing voter data to push his election fraud "Big Lie." The GOP-commissioned Arizona recount has been heavily mocked and criticized. See more stories on Insider's business page. Auditors conducting the Republican-commissioned recount of 2020 election votes...
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Watchdog Group Sues for Arizona Election Audit Records

A government watchdog group is suing the Arizona Senate seeking access to records related to the Senate Republicans' audit of 2020 election results in Maricopa County.
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Arizona auditors walk back claim that election data was deleted

By Eric Bradner | CNN Auditors hired by the Arizona state Senate backtracked Tuesday from claims that a key database had been deleted from Maricopa County’s elections servers — admitting in a hearing held by the Senate Republicans overseeing the audit that the data is intact and they’d been looking the wrong way. The blunder was the latest embarrassment for state Senate President Karen Fann and the Republicans who sought the audit, which is being overseen by a company called Cyber Ninjas. In a l...
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A GOP-led Arizona elections board called the state's vote recount a 'sham' and 'grift disguised as an audit'

Contractors working for Cyber Ninjas, who was hired by the Arizona State Senate, examining and recounting ballots from the 2020 election in Phoenix, Arizona. Courtney Pedroza for the Washington Post An Arizona elections board has described the vote recount as a "circus" that weakens democracy. The recount of the 2020 election ballots was backed by Trump, who maintains votes were stolen from him. Observers said the auditors in the recount were seeking to prove conspiracy theories. See more...
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AZ County Twitter Account Heckles ‘Audit’ Press Conference In Real Time

Two Republicans in the Arizona Senate held a bizarre live-streamed meeting Tuesday with the leaders of a shady “audit” into the 2020 election results in the state’s largest county, Maricopa.  [Author: Matt Shuham]
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Arizona Republicans want to expand the controversial vote recount to all elections held in 2020

Contractors working for Cyber Ninjas, who was hired by the Arizona State Senate, examine and recount ballots from the 2020 general election on May 3, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. Courtney Pedroza for the Washington Post The Arizona Senate is considering expanding its controversial audit of votes in Maricopa County. An audit of ballots in last year's presidential and US Senate elections was launched in April. Observers say the audit is shambolic and driven by conspiracy theories. See mor...
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Arizona audit funding cloaked in secrecy

Three weeks into the Arizona Senate's unorthodox audit of the 2020 presidential election results, one potential winner seems to be emerging, regardless of any count: Cyber Ninjas, the Florida-based consulting firm being paid to lead the analysis of the votes in populous Maricopa County.
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Three weeks into the state's unorthodox audit of the 2020 presidential election results, one potential winner seems to be emerging regardless of any count

Three weeks into the Arizona Senate's unorthodox audit of the 2020 presidential election results, one potential winner seems to be emerging, regardless of any count: Cyber Ninjas, the Florida-based consulting firm being paid to lead the analysis of the votes in populous Maricopa County.
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Arizona Senate considers expanding audit of Maricopa County ballots to all races

Arizona audit organizers now say they want to test the county's Dominion voting machines by examining results from all November 2020 races.
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Arizona Senate Republicans sign lease to continue vote audit

Ballots, computers and other equipment will be stored at the state fairgrounds; review will resume after prescheduled high school...
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