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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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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 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...
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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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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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Fact check: Yes, Trump really did lose the 2020 election

By Hope Yen | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Seeking to shame Republicans who are disloyal to him, former President Donald Trump distorted the Constitution’s meaning in asserting widespread voter fraud and insisting that state legislatures could overturn Joe Biden’s presidential win. He’s wrong on all those fronts. TRUMP: “Had Mike Pence referred the information on six states (only need two) back to State Legislatures … we would have had a far different Presidential result.” — statement Wednesday...
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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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Police: Suspect in Deadly Chase Had Vehicle Theft Conviction

Authorities say a man accused of using a stolen pickup truck to lead a deadly police chase in Pinal and Maricopa counties last week had prior convictions for vehicle theft and fleeing from law enforcement.
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US states where it's easiest, and most difficult, to get a coronavirus shot

The Javits Center in New York City began COVID-19 vaccinations on January 13, 2021. Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Procuring a coronavirus shot may be easy or difficult, depending on where you live. A handful of states have managed speedy vaccine rollouts by attempting to deliver as many doses as possible or anticipating distribution challenges. Other states have struggled with technical glitches or lack of demand among healthcare workers. Visit Business Insider's homepage for m...
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Biden flipped Arizona blue for the first time in 24 years thanks to the state's increasingly diverse and organized Democrats

President-elect Joe Biden at the Carpenters Local Union 1912 in Phoenix during the 2020 presidential campaign. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Arizona flipped blue on Wednesday for the first time since 1972, giving President-elect Joe Biden an important electoral victory and increasing his Electoral College count to 290. Suburban voters in Maricopa County, the fastest-growing county in the US, played a decisive role in moving the state toward the Democrats. In winning Arizona, Biden carved out a n...
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US election live: Georgia recount confirmed as Biden builds lead over Trump in Pennsylvania

Biden 1,579 votes ahead in Georgia as recount confirmedJoe Biden inches closer to White HouseWhy are the media reporting different US election results?Trump v Biden – full results as they come in 4.21pm GMT The Guardian’s Nina Lakhani reports from Northampton county, Pennsylvania:Joe Biden has significantly outperformed Hillary Clinton in several of Pennsylvania’s suburban counties. In Chester county, just outside Philadelphia, Biden has won at least 177,400 or 57.5% votes compared to Clinto...
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8 counties to watch in the presidential race between Biden and Trump

Patrick Semansky/AP Photo President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden have strategically chosen places to campaign where they can get any available advantages. There are eight counties across the country, from Arizona and Ohio to Wisconsin and Florida, that will play outsized roles in picking the next president. The results from each county will also provide a sense of the demographic and cultural changes that exist in America today. Visit Business Insider's homep...
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'Crossroads of the climate crisis': swing state Arizona grapples with deadly heat

Maricopa county is home to America’s hottest city, where deaths from the heat are weighing on voters’ mindsEven now, Ivan Moore can’t think why his father didn’t didn’t tell anyone that the air conditioning in their house was busted. “I honestly don’t know what was going through his mind,” he said.That week three years ago, temperatures in Phoenix, Arizona were forecasted to top 115F (46C). Moore, his wife and two children went to the mountains for a camping trip, and his dad Gene, stayed behin...
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'Voters are fed up': will Arizona's suburbs abandon the party of Trump?

The president won narrowly in Maricopa county in 2016. Polls show his support is draining – and fellow Republicans are at riskIn the agonizing days after the 2018 election, Christine Marsh, a Democratic candidate for state senate in a traditionally Republican suburban Phoenix district, watched her opponent’s lead dwindle to a few hundred votes, with thousands of ballots left to be counted.In the end, just 267 votes separated them.Marsh lost. But the result was ominous for Republicans, in a corne...
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Steamy Kitchen Update

1. Steamy Kitchen Buddha Bowl Update YAY! The beautiful Buddha Bowls are arriving in your kitchens! Every day, I’m getting glowing emails from my friends who have ordered their very own Buddha Bowl.  Here’s a lovely note I got from Marusia: “Just received my Buddha Bowl & I was so excited to open the parcel. It’s gorgeous, so beautifully crafted by your artisan. I love it!!!! It’s just the perfect size & I am dying to try it out with one of your delicious Buddha Bowl recipes.”  ...
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L.A. County surpasses grim milestone – 5,000 coronavirus deaths

Los Angeles County surpassed 5,000 coronavirus deaths on Tuesday, Aug. 11, a grim milestone arriving amid the  relentless pandemic that has shattered lives across the nation’s most populous county — a sadly enduring epicenter in America’s battle to contain the resurgent outbreak. Public health officials on Tuesday reported 63 new deaths and 1,440 new cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus. The updated numbers pushed county totals to 5,057 fatalities since the pandemic began — third i...
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US politics: Ilhan Omar faces challenge as six states hold primaries – live

900 US healthcare workers have died of Covid-19 – and the toll is risingTrump considers blocking Americans who may have Covid-19 from coming homeGeorgia, Minnesota, Connecticut, Vermont and Wisconsin to hold primariesCori Bush interview: ‘They don’t know what I know’Sign up to our First Thing newsletter 1.26pm BST Terry Greene Sterling has been in Phoenix, Arizona for us, looking at 88-year-old Joe Arpaio’s failed attempt to re-gain the post of sheriff of Maricopa county. You might recall th...
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Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s Successor Accused of Using Social Distancing ‘Snitch Line’

President Trump might have been welcomed to Arizona on Tuesday by the fellow truther once known as his political soul mate.But Joe Arpaio had trouble explaining misspent millions and hundreds of uninvestigated sex crime cases, and numerous civil rights violations during his long tenure as Maricopa County sheirff.Arpaio was voted out the same day Trump was voted in. The new Maricopa sheriff is Paul Penzone, who seeks to live up to his sworn duty to enforce the laws of Arizona as well as defend th...
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Planner I at City of Maricopa in Maricopa, AZ

This is the journey-level class in the professional planning series.  Positions in this class are normally filled by advancement from the lower class of Assistant Planner.  When filled from the outside, prior professional planning work experience is required.  Work involves responsibility for the application of professional knowledge and skills to various municipal planning, zoning, and zoning implementation.  Responsibilities include the preparation of specific reports and plans with the opport...
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No charges for sons of Arizona woman accused of child abuse

MARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — Two brothers arrested in an extreme child abuse case in the Phoenix suburb of Maricopa won’t be charged in the case that involved their biological mother, who had a popular YouTube channel featuring kids, authorities said Monday. Pinal County prosecutors declined to elaborate on the decision not to charge 27-year-old Logan […]
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Arizona Mother Accused of Abusing 7 Adopted Children Who Appeared on YouTube Series

An Arizona mother and her two adult sons were arrested and charged with abusing her seven adopted children who appeared in the popular YouTube series “Fantastic Adventures.” Machelle Hackney, 48, and her two adult sons, Logan and Ryan Hackney, were arrested Friday and face abuse charges. City of Maricopa police said the children were locked…
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Arizona Prosecutor Says Uber Not Criminally Liable In Fatal Self-Driving Crash

Uber is not criminally liable in a March 2018 crash in Tempe, Arizona, in which one of the company's self-driving cars struck and killed a pedestrian, prosecutors said on Tuesday. "The Yavapai County Attorney said in a letter made public that there was 'no basis for criminal liability' for Uber, but that the back-up driver, Rafaela Vasquez, should be referred to the Tempe police for additional investigation," reports Reuters. From the report: Vasquez, the Uber back-up driver, could face charges ...
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PIPEBURN EXCLUSIVE: A Behind The Scenes Look At Royal Enfield’s New 650 Twins

Written by Andrew Jones It’s September 26th, 2017. Through a series of events I still don’t quite understand, I’m sitting in the boardroom of the new Royal Enfield Technical Centre at Bruntingthorpe, near Leicester in the UK. Next to me is Siddharth Lal who’s the son of Vikram Lal, one of India’s richest men. ‘Sid’, as he’s called, is the CEO of Royal Enfield. Also here is Englishman Mark Wells who is their design guru and American Paul Ventura who does the thinking behind the company’s new p...
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Happenings January 2019

Selected Events Around the Country: Events: Jan 8-10, MANTS - MId-Atlantic Trade Show, Baltimore, MD Baltimore Convention Center, 410-296-6959 Jan 10-11, 30th New Directions in the American Landscape Conference, Blue Bell, PA "Ecology-Based Landscape Design: What's Next," Morris Arboretum, 215-247-5777 Program Repeats Jan 17-18, New London, CT Jan 11-13 Maricopa... [Author: Jane Berger]
Tags: Gardening, Education, Events, Maricopa, Garden Design, Jane Berger, Exhibitions / Shows, Flower Shows, Garden Events, Garden Shows, New London CT, Atlantic Trade Show Baltimore, American Landscape Conference Blue Bell

‘Contagion’: After Midterms, GOP Steps Up National Effort To Limit Voting Rights

The 2018 midterm elections were heralded as a triumph for democracy itself, with record numbers of voters turning out to the polls and, in multiple states, passing measures to expand voting access. The last few weeks have been less inspiring. In the aftermath of the elections, Republican lawmakers across the country — and they are nearly all Republican — have moved to undermine those voter-approved ballot measures, or to impose new restrictions on the franchise. The boldest version of this ha...
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Dem Elections Supervisor Under Fire As America’s ‘Trumpiest’ County Shifts Bluer

Voters in Arizona’s Maricopa County gave Donald Trump his largest vote total of any county in the 2016 election, earning the title of the “Trumpiest” county in America. So when the Democratic nominees for U.S. Senate and secretary of state won the county—the largest in the state and fourth most-populous in the country—in the 2018 midterms, local and state Republican officials were in a state of disbelief. Cries of voter fraud and improper handling of ballots quickly converged on Maricopa Coun...
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