Tag Archives: 2020 election

Judge to Hear Motions to Toss Georgia Ballot Review Case

ATLANTA (AP) — A judge who last month ordered absentee ballots in Georgia’s most populous county to be unsealed as part of a lawsuit alleging fraud during the November election is now set to hear arguments over whether the case should be dismissed. Originally filed in December, the lawsuit says there is evidence of fraudulent…

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Donald Trump Fires at McConnell in Bid to Rile GOP Base

WASHINGTON (FNN) – In a scathing statement, Donald Trump attacked Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) using familiar tropes: campaign catch phrases and fear-mongering. Trump wasted no time. “The Republican Party can never again be respected or strong with political ‘leaders’ like Sen. Mitch McConnell at its helm,” the statement starts. “McConnell’s dedication to business…

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Florida House Public Integrity and Elections Committee Review 2020 Election Physical and Cybersecurity

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (FNN) – Many of the legislative committees are meeting in preparation for the upcoming legislative session on March 2, 2021. The Public Integrity and Elections Committee met on February 9, 2021, to discuss whether or not Florida’s laws are working to produce secure, reliable, fair, and efficient elections. The presentations during this meeting…

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Disputing Trump, Barr Says No Widespread Election Fraud

WASHINGTON (AP) — Disputing President Donald Trump’s persistent, baseless claims, Attorney General William Barr declared the U.S. Justice Department has uncovered no evidence of widespread voter fraud that could change the outcome of the 2020 election. Barr’s comments, in an interview Tuesday with the The Associated Press, contradict the concerted effort by Trump, his boss,…

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Newly Elected State Reps Head to the Florida House for Swearing-In Ceremony

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (FNN) – Florida’s newly elected state representatives descended on Tallahassee this weekend to learn how to perform their new jobs and in preparation of their upcoming Oath of Office Ceremony taking place Tuesday, November 17, 2020. In-person orientation for incoming Florida House freshmen began Monday and will continue Tuesday, covering their office budgets,…

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Democrat Daisy Morales Nabs Florida House District 48 with Landslide Win

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – After a highly contested race–including a five-candiate primary–former Orange Soil & Water Conservation District Supervisor Daisy Morales nabbed the open Florida House District 48 seat by a landslide victory in Tuesday’s general election. Morales beat Republican opponent Jesus R. Martinez with over 47,000 votes (65 percent) according to the Orange County…

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