Arizona vote ‘audit’ data taken to mysterious ‘lab’ deep in the woods of Montana: CNN

Data collected from the widely criticized pro-Trump Arizona vote “audit” has now been shipped to a mysterious “lab” in Montana to be “forensically evaluated.” CNN reports that the data was shipped to property in Montana owned by Cipher LLC, a contractor hired by vote audit firm Cyber Ninjas to analyze data. However, the so-called lab’s exact location inContinue reading “Arizona vote ‘audit’ data taken to mysterious ‘lab’ deep in the woods of Montana: CNN”

Door knockers asking how people voted falsely claim to represent Arizona county

A group of individuals are going door-to-door in an Arizona county falsely claiming they represent local election officials and asking residents how they voted in the 2020 elections, according to a report from The Arizona Republic. Speaking to the newspaper, Yavapai County Recorder Leslie Hoffman said she was concerned that there were people claiming to represent her office,Continue reading “Door knockers asking how people voted falsely claim to represent Arizona county”

New emails reveal how OAN reporter has advised Arizona GOP on their ballot ‘audit’

The watchdog groups Center for Public Integrity and American Oversight recently released a trove of emails relating to the controversial Arizona ballot “audit” being conducted by Republican lawmakers. Among the emails were correspondence between Arizona Senate President Karen Fann, who has led the effort to conduct the audit, and Christina Bobb, a reporter for the far-right OneContinue reading “New emails reveal how OAN reporter has advised Arizona GOP on their ballot ‘audit’”

GOP Ballot Audits Aren’t About Overturning the Last Election. They’re About Overturning the Next One.

If you needed any further evidence of the corrosive effect of Republicans’ performative election “audit” in Arizona, Pennsylvania Republicans now say they want one too. A group of Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers steeped in the election conspiracy claims of former President Donald Trump made a pilgrimage to Maricopa County on Wednesday to see for themselves how the partisan review ofContinue reading “GOP Ballot Audits Aren’t About Overturning the Last Election. They’re About Overturning the Next One.”

Republicans Turn Arizona Ballot Audit Into Actual Sideshow Attraction By Offering Tours – Ring of Fire

If you needed any further proof that the ballot audit taking place in Arizona was anything more than political theater, consider this new development: Republicans have now opened up the audit for tours. This entire spectacle was a farce from the beginning, and Republicans are now trying to make it into a sideshow attraction toContinue reading “Republicans Turn Arizona Ballot Audit Into Actual Sideshow Attraction By Offering Tours – Ring of Fire”

In Response To Justice Dept., Arizona Senate Says Plan To Canvass Voters Is On Hold

Responding to concerns raised by the U.S. Justice Department about aspects of a controversial election review, the leader of Arizona’s state Senate says plans to go door-to-door asking residents about their voting history are “indefinitely” on hold. The decision, which had not previously been announced, follows a letter sent to state Senate President Karen Fann from theContinue reading “In Response To Justice Dept., Arizona Senate Says Plan To Canvass Voters Is On Hold”

Justice Department: Arizona Senate audit, recount may violate federal law

In a letter to the president of the Arizona Senate, an official with the U.S. Department of Justice expressed concerns that an audit and recount of the November election in Maricopa County may be out of compliance with federal laws. Pamela Karlan, the principal deputy assistant attorney general with the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division,Continue reading “Justice Department: Arizona Senate audit, recount may violate federal law”

MAGA World Thinks The Sketchy AZ Audit Will Pave The Way To A 2020 Reversal

When the leaders of a review of Arizona’s election were trying to convince a judge not to halt their sketchy audit of Maricopa County’s 2020 results, they claimed they’d be perfectly happy to find that nothing was amiss in the tally. “Our client is not going into this with the perception that they are goingContinue reading “MAGA World Thinks The Sketchy AZ Audit Will Pave The Way To A 2020 Reversal”

Cyber Ninjas, hired by Arizona Senate to recount Maricopa County’s ballots, asks court to keep its procedures secret

Lawyers for Cyber Ninjas, the Florida-based company the Arizona Senate hired to lead a recount of Maricopa County’s 2.1 million general election ballots, are asking a judge to keep secret its procedures for the recount and shut out the public as well as the press from a hearing in which the documents might be discussed. Judge ChristopherContinue reading “Cyber Ninjas, hired by Arizona Senate to recount Maricopa County’s ballots, asks court to keep its procedures secret”

Founder of firm hired to conduct Arizona election audit promoted election fraud theories

The head of a Florida-based technology company who has used social media to promote a range of unfounded election fraud claims and was involved with a previous effort to overturn election results in Michigan has been hired by the Arizona Senate to oversee the recount of 2.1 million general election ballots. The company, called Cyber Ninjas,Continue reading “Founder of firm hired to conduct Arizona election audit promoted election fraud theories”

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