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AG Merrick Garland rebukes dubious ballot reviews 'based on disinformation' and says the DOJ will double its voting rights staff

U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks about voting rights at the Justice Department in Washington, on Friday, June 11, 2021. Tom Brenner/The New York Times via AP, Pool AG Merrick Garland says GOP-backed ballot reviews are "based on disinformation." A controversial ballot recounting exercise in Arizona is inspiring other efforts around the country. Garland said the DOJ will double the number of staff tasked with voting rights enforcement. See more stories on Insider's business...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, China, Trends, Gop, New York Times, Arizona, Wisconsin, Department Of Justice, Biden, Doj, Justice Department, Trump


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...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Virginia, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Pennsylvania, Gop, Alaska, Arizona, Wisconsin, Biden, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani


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 leader behind Arizona election audit touted Trump phone call in newly released emails

A contractor working for Cyber Ninjas, who was hired by the Arizona State Senate transports ballots from the 2020 general election at Veterans Memorial Coliseum on May 1, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images New emails detail the efforts by Trump and Giuliani to challenge the 2020 Arizona election results. State Sen. Karen Fann boasted of a call from Trump over the GOP push to "prove any fraud." Fann acknowledged in an email to a constituent that Biden had indeed won the...
Tags: Politics, Elections, Senate, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Bill Clinton, Arizona, Republican Party, Biden, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani


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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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 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 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


CNN confronts woman behind bogus Arizona audit

CNN's Kyung Lah speaks to Arizona state Senate President Karen Fann about the controversial audit taking place in Maricopa County.
Tags: News, Senate, Cnn, Arizona, Stories, Kyung Lah, Karen Fann


Top Arizona elections official expresses 'grave concerns' voting equipment compromised by Cyber Ninjas, tells Maricopa County to toss voting machines used in GOP 'audit'

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. AP Photo/Matt York, Pool Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs has told Maricopa County to decommission its voting machines. In a letter, Hobbs said she had "grave concerns" the equipment had been compromised by Cyber Ninjas. The private company took custody of the machines as pa...
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Top Arizona elections official expresses 'grave concerns' over audit, tells Maricopa County to toss voting machines

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. AP Photo/Matt York, Pool Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs has told Maricopa County to decommission its voting machines. In a letter, Hobbs said she had "grave concerns" the equipment had been compromised by Cyber Ninjas. The private company took custody of the machines as pa...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Senate, China, Trends, Joe Biden, Audit, Gop, Arizona, Hobbs, Biden, Charles Davis, Trump, Phoenix, State, Board of Supervisors


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...
Tags: Politics, Elections, Science, Buzzfeed, Articles, Joe Biden, Arizona, Donald Trump, Carnival, Doug Ducey, Maricopa County, Arizona Senate, Patrick Byrne, Ken Bennett, Mike Lindell, Liz Harris


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...
Tags: Politics, Trends, Ap, Gop, Arizona, News UK, Associated Press, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Collins, Trump, State Republican, Maricopa, Maricopa County, Arizona Senate


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...
Tags: Politics, Trends, Gop, Arizona, News UK, Republican Party, Republican, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Trump, Maricopa County, Arizona Senate, Ben Cotton, Tom Porter, AZ Senate, Karen Fann


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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Maricopa County supervisors holding meeting Monday to refute election auditors' claims

Senate President Karen Fann had sent county officials a letter with what she described as "serious issues" with what auditors have found so far.
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Arizona's top election official details 'a constant barrage of harassment' during unprecedented GOP-backed ballot recounting

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs reads a statement prior to certifying the election results for federal, statewide, and legislative offices and statewide ballot measures at the official canvass at the Arizona Capitol Monday, Nov. 30, 2020, in Phoenix. AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool Arizona's top election official is receiving harassment during continued election controversy. Secretary of State Katie Hobbs told Insider that it's making it harder for her office to do its job. ...
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DoJ warns Arizona officials over 2020 election audit

By Stephanie Becker and Chandelis Duster | CNN The Justice Department on Wednesday issued a warning in the Republican-run Arizona Senate-ordered audit of the 2020 election ballots, saying the audit could be in violation of federal voting and civil rights laws. The warning comes amid scrutiny over the audit of nearly 2.1 million ballots from Arizona’s largest county, Maricopa, where election officials previously found no evidence of widespread voter fraud or other issues during the state’s 2020 p...
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Justice Department asks Arizona Senate to respond to concerns about election audit

The Justice Department is asking Arizona Senate President Karen Fann to respond to concerns about ballot security and potential voter intimidation.       [Author: Arizona Republic]
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Department of Justice asks Arizona Senate to respond to concerns about election audit

The Department of Justice is asking Arizona Senate President Karen Fann to respond to concerns about ballot security and potential voter...
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Arizona judge suspends Republican vote 'audit' being conducted by Cyber Ninjas, a Florida company led by a pro-Trump conspiracy theorist

Officials unload election equipment into the Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the state fairgrounds, Wednesday, April 21, 2021, in Phoenix. Maricopa County officials began delivering equipment used in the November election won by President Joe Biden on Wednesday and will move 2.1 million ballots to the site Thursday so Republicans in the state Senate who have expressed uncertainty that Biden's victory was legitimate can recount them and audit the results. AP Photo/Matt York A state judge ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Lawsuit, Law, Senate, Trends, Joe Biden, Democrats, Gop, Arizona, Biden, Donald Trump, Charles Davis, Trump, Phoenix, State


Biden urges Congress to act on economy and Covid with 'dark winter' ahead – as it happened

President-elect addresses jobs reportSan Francisco Bay Area counties to go under stay-at-home orderJudge orders Trump administration to fully restore DacaJudge dismisses Trump bids to contest Nevada and Georgia votesUS sees 217,664 new cases and 2,879 deaths – both new highsUS jobs market recovery slows amid Covid surgeSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 1.17am GMT Busy day if you were an attorney for the Trump team. Thanks for sticking with us while we made sense of...
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