A reporter from The Arizona Republic was kicked out of the GOP poll audit after posting an image of a Trump terrorist counting votes.
The Senate’s recount doesn’t embody any legislative races, solely races Democrats have received — the race for president and U.S. Senate.
However Kern was additionally nominated by the Republican Get together as a presidential elector and appeared on the poll alongside then President Donald Trump’s title, together with the occasion’s 10 different electors.
Kern has since insisted Trump’s defeat was fraudulent and was scheduled to talk to a rally exterior the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, the day a mob stormed the constructing. He was photographed within the crowd however has denied any wrongdoing.
Republicans in Arizona are usually not counting the ballots of any races that they received. They’re solely recounting the ballots of the Senate and presidential races the place Democrats have been victorious.
The poll audit is a sham that has been touted by Trump.
Folks like Anthony Kern who was on the Capitol on January 6, are additionally counting the ballots within the Arizona audit.
Republicans have by no means been in a position to clarify their declare that the one questionable ballots got here from individuals who voted for Democrats.
Republicans try to invent their very own proof that the election was stolen when it was not.
For extra dialogue about this story be part of our Rachel Maddow and MSNBC group.
Mr. Easley is the founder/managing editor, who’s White Home Press Pool, and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work centered on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
Awards and Skilled Memberships
Member of the Society of Skilled Journalists and The American Political Science Affiliation