- Data Covid-19 USA — The misbegotten Republican recount of Arizona’s 2020 election results is an object lesson about the embarrassing damage to democracy by a sore loser.
- Data Covid-19 USA — The testimony highlights the former president’s desire to batter the Justice Department into advancing his personal agenda.
“Leave the rest to me” and to congressional allies, the former president is said to have told top law enforcement officials.
The move could mean that the Justice Department is also unlikely to defend former President Donald J. Trump in the case.
Hervis Rogers was ineligible to cast a ballot in the 2020 presidential primary because he was still on parole, according to the state’s attorney general. He now faces four decades in prison.
Donald Trump tried to reach the top Republican in metropolitan Phoenix as his allies were trying to overturn the state’s 2020 results, according to the official, who said he did not pick up the calls.
Democrats and voting rights groups say they can no longer count on the federal courts, including the Supreme Court, to serve as a backstop for preventing racially discriminatory voting restrictions.
The draining work of 2020 has spurred resignations and retirements. In a recent survey, one in three officials said they felt unsafe in the jobs.
The decision, a test of what remains of the Voting Rights Act, suggested that challenges to many new measures making it harder to vote may not be successful.
Some staffers read or watch Netflix at the office, while others punch in and then go shopping or to the gym, current and former employees said.
The State Legislature shifted legal authority from the secretary of state to a Republican attorney general, and enacted election measures it said would stop fraud.
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