Trump, allies make frantic steps to overturn Biden victory - 2020-11-19

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F372.png Trump, allies make frantic steps to overturn Biden victory November 19, 2020, Colleen Long, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Getting nowhere in the courts, President Donald Trump's scattershot effort to overturn President-elect Joe Biden's victory is shifting toward obscure election boards that certify the vote as Trump and his allies seek to upend the electoral process, sow chaos and perpetuate unsubstantiated doubts about the count.

The battle is centered in the battleground states that sealed Biden's win.

In Michigan, two Republican election officials in the state's largest county initially refused to certify results despite no evidence of fraud, then backtracked and voted to certify and then on Wednesday flipped again and said they "remain opposed to certification." Some Republicans have called on the GOP statewide canvassers to so the same. In Arizona, officials are balking at signing off on vote tallies in a rural county.

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{{cite news | author = Colleen Long | title = Trump, allies make frantic steps to overturn Biden victory | url = https://apnews.com/article/donald-trump-targets-vote-certification-29da6aac9cc41e47f3095855e7af7031 | work = Associated Press | date = November 19, 2020 | accessdate = October 19, 2023 }}