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1 in 3 local election officials are concerned about facing harassment and feeling unsafe on the job, a new poll shows

In this April 28, 2020, file photo, Louisa Boyer, a provisional election judge, reviews paperwork at a voting center at Edmondson High School as voters arrive to cast their ballot in the 7th Congressional District special election in Baltimore AP Photo/Julio Cortez, file One in three local election officials say they are concerned about their safety on the job, a new poll shows. Thirty-nine percent expressed concerns about facing pressure to certify the election results. The poll comes aft...
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Congress likely won't take action on the growing threats to election integrity, leaving election workers vulnerable to criminal prosecution and results open to partisan tampering

A sign reads "Voting Rights Are Sacred" near a rally in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, June 9, 2021, to support the Senate's upcoming election bill Andrew Harnik/AP Congress likely won't weigh in on the growing threat of election subversion in the states. States are passing laws criminalizing and politicizing the election and vote-counting process. Experts suggest standardizing vote-counting procedures and reforming the Electoral Count Act. See more stories ...
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Liz Cheney blasts the GOP-led Arizona election audit as 'an effort to subvert democracy'

Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming criticized the Arizona audit as "an effort to subvert democracy." Cheney has rejected Republican efforts to continue litigating the 2020 presidential election. Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs said that "most reasonable people" accept the Nov. results. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, who was ousted from the House Republican leadership team over her challeng...
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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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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...
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Arizona's secretary of state called the GOP-commissioned election audit 'prime for cooking the books'

A composite image of Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, and a scene from the 2020 election audit in Phoenix, Arizona. CNN/Getty AZ Sec. of State Katie Hobbs is documenting irregularities with the Maricopa County election audit. One concern is that auditors were seen with dark-colored pens, which may be used to alter a ballot. Hobbs told CNN on Thursday that the GOP-commissioned audit is "prime for cooking the books." See more stories on Insider's business page. Arizona Secretary ...
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Observers find massive security problems with Arizona 'audit'

A summary report from Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs' office details a slew of security problems with the state's audit of its 2020 election results. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.
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'Whole thing is a joke': Arizona official on election audit

A summary report from Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs' office details a slew of security problems with the state's audit of its 2020 election results. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.
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Arizona 'audit' observers find massive security problems

A summary report from Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs' office details a slew of security problems with the state's audit of its 2020 election results. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.
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Trump met with the Pennsylvania state senator who's trying to start a 2020 election audit like Arizona's, report says

President Donald Trump boarding the elevator in Trump Tower in New York City. DOMINICK REUTER/AFP via Getty Images Trump recently met a Pennsylvania state senator in Trump Tower, The Washington Post reported. The senator, Doug Mastriano, wants a 2020 election audit in his state modeled on the one in Arizona. Trump is reportedly fixated on audits of last year's vote and on his groundless belief that he won. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Former President Donald ...
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Trump met with the Pennsylvania state senator who's trying to start a 2020 election audit like Arizona, report says

Then President-elect Donald Trump boards the elevator at Trump Tower in New York City. DOMINICK REUTER/AFP via Getty Images Trump met a Pennsylvania state senator in Trump Tower, The Washington Post reported. The senator, Doug Mastriano, wants a 2020 election audit in his state modeled on the one in Arizona. Trump is reportedly fixated with audits of last year's vote and the groundless belief that he won. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump re...
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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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Arizona's top elections official Katie Hobbs announces run for governorship amid ongoing election audit

In this Monday, Dec. 14, 2020, file photo, Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs removes her face mask as she addresses the members of Arizona's Electoral College prior to them casting their votes, in Phoenix. Ross D. Franklin/AP Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, a Democrat, will run for governor in 2022, she announced Wednesday. The top elections official in the state has gained national attention in the aftermath of the 2020 presidential election. Hobbs is an outspoken critic ...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Trends, Gop, Arizona, Hobbs, Phoenix, State, Governor, Doug Ducey, Mark Brnovich, Maricopa County, Secretary Of State, Arizona s Senate, Katie Hobbs, Arizona s Electoral College


Arizona’s Dem Pivots From Fighting ‘Election Audit’ To Run For Guv

Democratic Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, who is at the forefront of the battle over the state Senate GOP's bogus 2020 election results "audit," launched a bid for governor on Wednesday. [Author: Cristina Cabrera]
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Arizona Democratic Secretary of State Joins Governor Race

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs has announced her candidacy for the Democratic nomination for governor in 2022 while denouncing the Republican-controlled state Senate’s ongoing audit of the 2020 presidential election.
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Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs announces bid for governor

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, a Democrat, tossed her hat in the ring on Wednesday.
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Arizona Democratic Secretary of State Join Race for Governor

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs has announced her candidacy for the Democratic nomination for governor in 2022 while denouncing the Republican-controlled state Senate’s ongoing audit of the 2020 presidential election.
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Arizona secretary of state alleges procedure errors at audit

PHOENIX — Observers working for Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs (D) are keeping tabs on a mounting number of security flaws and...
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Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs launches gubernatorial campaign

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs on Wednesday announced a campaign for governor, releasing a video in which she touts her role as a leading defender of the integrity of the 2020 election and pledges to help Arizona build back after the coronavirus pandemic.
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Arizona secretary of state running for governor

Katie Hobbs, a Democrat pushing back on the state Legislature's "audit" of the 2020 election, will run to succeed term-limited Gov. Doug Ducey.
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Hobbs Enters Race for Arizona Governor

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs on Wednesday announced her candidacy for the Democratic nomination for governor in 2022 while denouncing the Republican-controlled state Senate’s ongoing audit of the 2020 presidential election.
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Secretary of State Katie Hobbs announces run for Arizona governor

Secretary of State Katie Hobbs has announced her run for governor of Arizona.
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In spotlight of audit, Secretary of State Katie Hobbs announces run for Arizona governor

“We’ve seen lots of examples in the last year where government hasn’t worked for the people of Arizona," said Hobbs, a Democrat who won...
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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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Arizona audit: Pennsylvania senator who bused protesters to US Capitol insurrection will receive tour of controversial GOP-led ballot-counting operation

FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2020, file photo, state Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, attends a hearing of the Pennsylvania State Senate Majority Policy Committee in Gettysburg, Pa. Mastriano, who has talked of possibly running for governor of Pennsylvania in 2022, said Wednesday, May 19, 2021, that former President Donald Trump asked him to run and promised to campaign for him. AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File Pennsylvania lawmakers who backed false claims of election fraud are visiting Arizona thi...
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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 GOP legislators votes to strip powers from the Democratic secretary of state after she slammed the state's GOP-led 2020 election audit

In this Monday, Dec. 14, 2020, file photo, Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs removes her face mask as she addresses the members of Arizona's Electoral College prior to them casting their votes, in Phoenix. AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File Republicans in Arizona's state legislature voted Tuesday to strip the Democratic Secretary of State of election powers. The move comes one day after Katie Hobbs slammed the GOP-led 2020 election audit happening in Maricopa County. The measure ...
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AZ GOPers Target Dem SoS Hobbs—And Hobbs Only—In Mad Dash To Rewrite Election Rules

Arizona Republicans are looking to put an end to the state’s top election official’s ability to defend election laws in court. Recently added language to the state's budget package, which could be passed by the legislature as soon as this week, deprives Democratic Secretary of State Katie Hobbs of any role in elections-related litigation. The bill rests that authority solely with the state’s attorney general, who currently is a Republican, Mark Brnovich . [Author: Tierney Sneed]
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Arizona's Secretary of State 'stripped' of duties after criticizing election audit

After publicly expressing "grave concerns" over Arizona's audit of the 2020 election results, Secretary of State Katie Hobbs (D) was...
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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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