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Senate candidate wants to recreate Arizona election audit in his state

CNN's Erin Burnett speaks to Republican Stephen Richer, the County Recorder in Maricopa County, whose office is partially responsible for overseeing elections, about the controversial audit taking place in Arizona and visits his state has seen by parties interested in duplicating the audit efforts.
Tags: News, Senate, Cnn, Arizona, Stories, Erin Burnett, Maricopa County, Stephen Richer


Body of Man Who May Have Drowned in Salt River Is Recovered

Maricopa County Sheriff’s officials say the body of a man who may have drowned in the Salt River last weekend has been recovered.
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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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Arizona auditors near finish of hand recount as out-of-state GOP pilgrimages continue

Arizona's problem-plagued audit has finished its hand recount of most of the 2.1 million ballots cast in Maricopa County last November, with just braille ballots and those that had to be duplicated because they were damaged left to count, an audit spokesman said Monday.
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Ballot maker: We've never seen an audit conducted this way

Arizona's problem-ridden audit of the 2020 election ballots in Maricopa County nears the end of the hand recount as experts call out the partisan process. Previous reviews showed no evidence of widespread fraud. CNN's Sara Murray reports.
Tags: News, Cnn, Arizona, Stories, Maricopa County, Sara Murray


Arizona's sham election audit nears finish line on hand recount

Arizona's problem-ridden audit of the 2020 election ballots in Maricopa County nears the end of the hand recount as experts call out the partisan process. Previous reviews showed no evidence of widespread fraud. CNN's Sara Murray reports.
Tags: News, Cnn, Arizona, Stories, Maricopa County, Sara Murray


MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell baselessly claims Trump will be 'our real president' in 6 months

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Mike Lindell continues to claim Trump will be reinstated as president. In an interview with Rolling Stone, he said Trump would be president in six months. He initially said Trump would take back the White House in August. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell in a new interview pushed back the date for when he says former President Donald Trump will be reinstated as president. "Six months from now, Tr...
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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell falsely claims Trump will be 'our real president' in 6 months

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell waits outside the West Wing of the White House on January 15, 2021 in Washington, DC. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images Mike Lindell continues to push the conspiracy theory that Trump will be reinstated as president. In a new interview with the Rolling Stone, he said Trump will be president in six months. He initially said that Trump will take back the White House in August. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell in a new inte...
Tags: Politics, Elections, News, Supreme Court, Republicans, Congress, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Washington Dc, Arizona, Biden, Rolling Stone, Donald Trump, Conspiracy Theory


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...
Tags: Politics, New York, Voting, California, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Wyoming, House, Bill Clinton, Arizona, Louisiana, Republican Party, Biden, Donald Trump


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


GOP state senators in Pennsylvania started lobbying for an election audit back in December: WaPo

Pennsylvania state Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, center, speaks to supporters of President Donald Trump as they demonstrate outside the Pennsylvania State Capitol, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Harrisburg, Pa., after Democrat Joe Biden defeated Trump to become 46th president of the United States. Julio Cortez/Associated Press GOP senators in Pennsylvania lobbied for 2020 election audits in December, The Washington Post reported. At least one county accepted the offer and submitted to a rec...
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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 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


A Pennsylvania state senator is backing an 'Audit the Vote' campaign that claims China hacked the 2020 election

Pennsylvania state Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, center, speaks to supporters of President Donald Trump as they demonstrate outside the Pennsylvania State Capitol, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Harrisburg, Pa., after Democrat Joe Biden defeated Trump to become 46th president of the United States. Julio Cortez/Associated Press Pennsylvania state Sen. Doug Mastriano is promoting an "Audit the Vote" campaign. The campaign's founders have promoted conspiracy theories about QAnon, "PizzaGat...
Tags: Politics, China, Dnc, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Gop, Arizona, Associated Press, Time Magazine, Republican, Biden, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Charles Davis


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 ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Senate, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Gop, Arizona, News UK, Hobbs, Republican, State, Jake Tapper, PHOENIX Arizona, Arizona Republic, Maricopa County


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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Trump reportedly more obsessed with 2020 election than ever

By Dana Bash, Veronica Stracqualursi and Jim Acosta | CNN Donald Trump is more obsessed than ever with the 2020 election and pushing his lie that there was widespread fraud that led to his defeat, according to several former advisers and allies still close to the former Republican President. Some of the people around Trump are telling him that he should move on from fighting over the campaign and instead focus on policies. But the former President is most focused on the people encouraging him to...
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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says he 'probably' inspired Trump's wild claim that he'll be reinstated by August

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images Trump has been repeating a false claim that he'll be "reinstated" to the presidency by August. Mike Lindell appeared to take credit for seeding the idea, The Daily Beast reported. Trump is fixated on current efforts to overturn the election, such as the Arizona ballot recount. See more stories on Insider's business page. My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell said he's likely the source of claims from former Pre...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, Washington Post, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New York Times, Arizona, News UK, Biden, Donald Trump, The Daily Beast, Trump, Sidney Powell, Lindell


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


PA GOPers Are On A ‘Fact-Finding Mission’ In AZ To Scope Out Sketchy Maricopa Audit

If you were involved in the Trump-aligned efforts to overturn the 2020 election, Phoenix's Veterans Memorial Coliseum is the hottest place to be. [Author: Tierney Sneed]
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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...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Montana, Senate, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Arizona, Trump, Phoenix, State, U S Department of Justice, Bennett, Maricopa County Arizona, Maricopa County, Arizona Senate


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...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Senate, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Gop, Washington Dc, Arizona, Donald Trump, Charles Davis, Gettysburg, Trump, State, US Department of Justice


Arizona's Maricopa County Announces Year's First Heat Death

Arizona’s largest county is announcing the first recorded heat-related death of the year.
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Election Official Dislikes Spotlight but Riled by Vote Audit

PHOENIX (AP) — There’s a lot of unintentional irony surrounding Maricopa County Recorder Stephen Richer.
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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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Another One?! Arizona GOPers Could Re-Audit Maricopa County’s 2020 Results

The politicized “audit” of Maricopa County, Arizona’s 2020 vote is weeks behind schedule, overseen by a conspiracy theorist, fueled by untraceable private donations, and may well produce an inaccurate count. So why not try again?  [Author: Matt Shuham]
Tags: News, Audit, Arizona, Maricopa County Arizona, Maricopa County, Matt Shuham, Cyber Ninjas, Arizona audit