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Kayleigh McEnany brandishes 200 affidavits alleging voter fraud

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany appeared on Fox News to current 234 pages of affidavits she claimed had been proof that election fraud occurred, as she listed new circumstances the Trump marketing campaign alleges to have uncovered. 

Her look on Hannity got here a day after the community reduce away from McEnany as she spoke in a ‘private capability’, claiming that they might not air her claims of fraud as they had been unsubstantiated. 

Yet she was given free reign on Tuesday evening, itemizing various allegations as each she and RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel vowed that they might proceed to contest the election end result till the tip. 



McDaniel revealed that they’ve now acquired phrase of 11,000 incidents of fraud from witnesses and have compiled 500 affidavits from these witnesses to date, as they work slowly to confirm their claims. 

Yet their claims of recent proof got here simply minutes after former RNC Chair Reince Priebus warned Hannity that if the GOP is to proceed preventing for attraction, they need to use logic by not attempting to contest a small variety of ballots in locations the place their loss was a lot higher. 

Despite broadcasting the claims of fraud from Trump-loyal Republicans over the previous few days, Fox has announce Joe Biden as winner, together with the opposite main networks.   

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White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed to be holding 234 pages of affidavits from Michigan on Fox News on Tuesday as she reiterated claims of voter fraud

Absentee early voting at Wayne County where she claims the fraud was discovered

Absentee early voting at Wayne County the place she claims the fraud was found

McEnany had along with her the 234 pages of affidavits she stated got here from Wayne County, Michigan, and brandished them as proof on a number of events whereas berating the media she accused of ignoring the stories. 

‘We preserve listening to the drum beat of the place is the proof however proper right here 234 pages of sworn affidavits, from actual folks, actual allegations, signed with notaries,’ she stated. 

‘In one county, Wayne County, Michigan, in a single batch of ballots, 60 % had the identical signatures, 35 had no voter document however had been counted anyway, 50 ballots had been run a number of instances by means of a machine. 

‘One girl stated her son was deceased however nonetheless voted,’ she added. 

‘This is one county the place our ballot watchers had been threatened with racial harassment, pushed out of the way in which, and Democratic challengers had been handing out paperwork saying easy methods to distract GOP challengers.’  

‘The president needs justice for the 72million plus forgotten women and men of this nation,’ McEnany concluded. 

The Trump marketing campaign filed a lawsuit in Michigan on Monday claiming that their ballot watchers and ‘challengers’ stated they might not get shut sufficient to see what was occurring. 

The federal choose has not but given a sign on what their motion can be on the go well with but it surely comes after the marketing campaign filed the same lawsuit with the identical claims that was shortly dismissed. 

Last Wednesday, the marketing campaign filed a lawsuit to halt the vote rely within the state saying the ballot watchers had been denied ‘significant entry’ to the counting of ballots or surveillance video of the poll drop containers. 

Yet, the case was dismissed by Thursday with the choose ruling there was no authorized foundation or proof.   

McDaniel reiterated the claims that ballot employees in Michigan had been being pushed out of the room, stating that it could now make it exhausting for Republicans to know what occurred to the votes as soon as they left. 

She alleged that some mail-in ballots in Detroit had been being introduced in in the midst of the evening so not one of the course of could possibly be noticed, regardless of the choose already making a ruling that there was not proof of this.   

‘How will we treatment this? If you don’t have anything to cover, why are you kicking out folks out?’ she questioned. 

McEnany brandished the papers on multiple occasions during the segment

McEnany brandished the papers on a number of events through the phase

She additionally accused the election of being ‘rigged’ from the start and that the media had been now contributing. 

‘Laws being handed within the identify of COVID to create a porous election,’ she accused. 

‘They kicked Republicans out of it and now the media is rigging it once more by saying they will not pay attention to those tales, not going to validate the 11,000 incident stories, 500 affidavits about this states, testifying beneath oath they had been disenfranchised from this election.

‘It is stealing,’ she continued, ‘whenever you validate a vote that should not be in, it is stealing from an individual.’

Yet she urged Trump supporters to be affected person, because it was a ‘lengthy course of’ and ‘canvassing just isn’t but carried out’. 

She was echoing the phrases of her predecessor Priebus who moments earlier than had stated that it could be subsequent week earlier than most states completed their canvassing for proof of any irregularities or errors within the vote rely.     

He defined that the canvas would take away any votes that ought to not have been included from a recount earlier than a winner is asserted however that every celebration has the best to attraction votes being included in the event that they consider they had been fraudulent. 

RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel backed up the claims and said they would contest until the end

RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel backed up the claims and stated they might contest till the tip

As McEnany spoke, President Trump was on a Twitter rampage over the fraud claims

As McEnany spoke, President Trump was on a Twitter rampage over the fraud claims

Yet he warned that there should be a lot of votes concerned, or no less than sufficient to swing the election, if it was to be taken so far as the Supreme Court. 

‘You can convey each single vote that issues and each considered one of your complaints and attraction every to the courtroom of attraction,’ he stated. 

‘Where issues do get dicey is can I convey a criticism the to Supreme Court that alleges ten votes and the courtroom is it and also you misplaced by 19,000, they are not going to take it. It’s vital in some unspecified time in the future, fraud has to fulfill a sure level to convey to the Supreme Court.’ 

Trump and his marketing campaign have but to current no substantial proof of abuse and as of Tuesday night, had filed no new circumstances immediately.

They have already filed circumstances in Pennsylvania and Michigan which declare ballot watchers couldn’t get shut sufficient to see counting absolutely, after initially complaining they weren’t allowed in in any respect then admitting they had been.

But neither allege abuse on a scale which might result in overturning the virtually 50,000 lead Joe Biden has in Pennsylvania and the 150,000 he has in Michigan. Ballot counting abuse has not been alleged in courtroom anyplace else. 

As McEnany and McDaniels made their claims on Hannity, the president was on a Twitter rampage, retweeting stories of fraud and claiming that ‘folks won’t settle for this rigged election’. 

Their look additionally got here after McEnany had been reduce off by Fox for stating that Republican needed ‘each authorized vote to be counted, and each unlawful vote to be discarded’. 

‘Whoa, whoa, whoa – I simply assume now we have to be very clear. She’s charging the opposite facet as welcoming fraud and welcoming unlawful voting. Unless she has extra particulars to again that up, I can not in good countenance proceed to indicate you this,’ stated host Neil Cavuto and he reduce away from her press briefing. 

‘I wish to guarantee that possibly they do have one thing to again that up, however that is an explosive cost to make, that the opposite facet is successfully rigging and dishonest. If she does convey proof of that, in fact we’ll take you again. So far she has began saying, proper on the outset – ‘welcoming fraud, welcoming unlawful voting’. Not so quick.’ 

The transfer infuriated Trump, coming from the community that was thought of an ally. 

Yet it more and more pissed off the president through the election rely by calling the likes of Arizona for his rival Biden earlier than different networks. 

Also on Monday, one other Fox host was caught dwell, exasperated that the fraud claims had been being aired when the community has declared Biden the winner. 

‘What? What is going on?’ Sandra Smith stated. ‘We’ve referred to as it’.  

STATE-BY-STATE: WHERE TRUMP IS SUING AND HOW IT’S GOING

PENNSYLVANIA

BIDEN MAJORITY TRUMP NEEDS TO OVERTURN: 45,646

On Monday the Trump marketing campaign filed their massive shot at overturning all mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania, claiming that Democratic and Republican counties didn’t administer them in the identical approach; cases of fraud; and that ballot watchers couldn’t see them being counted.

The case faces an uphill battle. The Supreme Court has already allowed mail-in ballots to be issued in Pennsylvania, and the declare of ballot watchers not seeing them being counted had failed earlier than when a Trump lawyer final Friday agreed {that a} ‘non-zero quantity’ of Republicans had noticed the rely in Philadelphia.

The new go well with offered no precise proof of fraud. It did embrace a declare by an Erie mailman that he had heard his supervisors speaking about illegally backdating ballots; he was stated to have recanted that declare when questioned by U.S. Postal Inspectors.

Trump’s marketing campaign final Wednesday filed a movement to intervene in a case pending earlier than the U.S. Supreme Court difficult a choice from the state’s highest courtroom that allowed election officers to rely mail-in ballots postmarked by Tuesday’s Election Day that had been delivered by means of Friday.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito on Friday evening ordered county election boards within the state to separate mail-in ballots acquired after 8 p.m. EST on Election Day.

Pennsylvania election officers have stated these ballots had been already being separated.

The justices beforehand dominated there was not sufficient time to determine the deserves of the case earlier than Election Day however indicated they may revisit it afterwards.

Alito, joined by fellow conservative Justices Clarence Thomas and Neil Gorsuch, stated in a written opinion that there was a ‘sturdy probability’ the Pennsylvania courtroom’s choice violated the U.S. Constitution.

Pennsylvania’s Secretary of the Commonwealth Kathy Boockvar has stated late-arriving ballots are a tiny proportion of the general vote within the state.

Rudy Giuliani unveiled a ‘witness’ to his claims – a Republican ballot watcher – on Saturday however the man, Daryl Brooks, has not been included in any authorized papers. He was beforehand convicted of exposing himself to underage women. 

ARIZONA 

BIDEN MAJORITY TRUMP NEEDS TO OVERTURN: 16,985

Trump’s marketing campaign stated on Saturday it had sued in Arizona, alleging that the state’s most populous county incorrectly rejected votes cast on Election Day by some voters.

The lawsuit, filed in state Superior Court in Maricopa County, stated ballot employees instructed some voters to press a button after a machine had detected an ‘overvote.’

The marketing campaign stated that call disregarded voters’ selections in these races, and the lawsuit recommended these votes might show ‘determinative’ within the end result of the presidential race.

It is a modification of an earlier go well with which was submitted after which withdrawn claiming that Trump voters got sharpies to mark their ballots and claiming this made them extra liable to error. The ‘sharpie-gate’ claims have n foundation actually, Arizona’s secretary of state says.

NEVADA 

BIDEN MAJORITY TRUMP NEEDS TO OVERTURN: 36,186 

A voter, a member of the media and two candidate campaigns sued Nevada’s secretary of state and different officers to stop the usage of a signature-verification system in populous Clark County and to supply public entry to vote counting.

A federal choose rejected the request on Friday, saying there was no proof the county was doing something illegal.

No new fits have been lodged to date.  

Trump marketing campaign officers have additionally claimed proof that non-residents have voted however haven’t sued. 

GEORGIA 

BIDEN MAJORITY TRUMP NEEDS TO OVERTURN: 10.620 

The Trump marketing campaign on Wednesday filed a lawsuit in state courtroom in Chatham County that alleged late-arriving ballots had been improperly mingled with legitimate ballots, and requested a choose to order late-arriving ballots be separated and never be counted.

The case was dismissed on Thursday. No new fits have been filed. The state goes to a recount.

The two Republican senators, Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue, referred to as for the GOP Secretary of State to stop claiming there have been election irregularities Monday. They provided no proof and he scoffed: ‘That’s not going to occur.’

MICHIGAN 

BIDEN MAJORITY TRUMP NEEDS TO OVERTURN: 146,123 

On Monday Trump filed a federal case claiming 

One witness – presumably misgendered by the Trump legal professionals – claimed that that they had been instructed by one other individual that mysterious ballots arrived late on autos with out of state plates and all had been for Biden; that that they had seen voters coached to vote for Biden; and that they had been instructed to course of ballots with none checks.

It additionally included ballot watchers and ‘challengers’ who stated they might not get shut sufficient to see what was occurring.  

A federal choose has but to difficulty any response on when and the way it is going to be regarded into. 

Trump’s marketing campaign final Wednesday filed a lawsuit in Michigan to halt the vote rely within the state. The lawsuit alleged that marketing campaign ballot watchers had been denied ‘significant entry’ to counting of ballots, plus entry to surveillance video footage of poll drop containers.

On Thursday, Michigan Court of Claims Judge Cynthia Stephens dismissed the case, saying there was no authorized foundation or proof to halt the vote and grant requests.

U.S. POSTAL SERVICE 

The U.S. Postal Service stated about 1,700 ballots had been recognized in Pennsylvania at processing services throughout two sweeps on Thursday and had been being delivered to election officers, in accordance with a courtroom submitting early Friday.

The Postal Service stated 1,076 ballots, had been discovered at its Philadelphia Processing and Distribution Center. About 300 had been discovered on the Pittsburgh processing heart, 266 at a Lehigh Valley facility and others at different Pennsylvania processing facilities.

U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan in Washington is overseeing a lawsuit by Vote Forward, the NAACP, and Latino neighborhood advocates.

Sullivan on Thursday ordered twice-daily sweeps at Postal Service services serving states with prolonged poll receipt deadlines. 

The choose plans to carry a standing convention on Monday.

 

 

Trump calls USPS whistleblower a ‘courageous patriot’ after the mailman stated he had NOT recanted Pennsylvania voter fraud allegation – regardless of Democrats saying he instructed postal inspectors it was not true

Donald Trump has referred to as the USPS voter fraud whistleblower a ‘courageous patriot’, after the employee claimed he ‘obtained performed’ by postal inspectors who stated he ‘utterly recanted’ his allegations throughout questioning.

USPS employee Richard Hopkins from Erie, Pennsylvania, had claimed that postal employees mentioned back-dating mail-in ballots and forwarding them to election officers within the essential swing state.

The whistleblower’s allegations had been cited in a Trump marketing campaign lawsuit and brandished by loyalist Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina as a key piece of proof within the president’s authorized battle over his election defeat.

However House Oversight Democrats stated Tuesday that Hopkins recanted his allegations after being questioned by the Post Office Inspector General’s Office investigators. 

Within hours of the story breaking, the mailman hit again and claimed that he was ‘performed’ by investigators and insisted he had ‘not recanted’ his statements.  

Donald Trump has called the USPS whistleblower a 'brave patriot' after he denied Democrat claims that  he 'completely recanted' his voter fraud allegations during questioning by postal inspectors

Donald Trump has referred to as the USPS whistleblower a ‘courageous patriot’ after he denied Democrat claims that  he ‘utterly recanted’ his voter fraud allegations throughout questioning by postal inspectors

Trump waded in Tuesday evening sharing footage of Hopkins’ denial that he had withdrawn his voter fraud claims, because the president pushed his unsubstantiated claims of election fraud. 

‘A courageous patriot. More & extra individuals are stepping ahead to reveal this Rigged Election!’ Trump tweeted.   

The Oversight Democrats tweeted Tuesday afternoon that Hopkins had signed an affidavit with allegations of poll tampering and fraud and instructed his story to Project Veritas, a conservative group specializing in undercover stings of media organizations and left-leaning teams to indicate alleged bias. 

The Democrats stated USPS investigators had confirmed that they had interviewed the mailman in regards to the allegations, and he recanted the claims ‘and didn’t clarify why he signed a false affidavit’. 

‘USPS IG investigators knowledgeable Committee workers immediately that they interviewed Hopkins on Friday, however that Hopkins RECANTED HIS ALLEGATIONS yesterday and didn’t clarify why he signed a false affidavit,’ they stated.  

Last Wednesday, Project Veritas launched a video from the postal employee – later recognized as Hopkins, together with his permission – who alleged with out proof that USPS workers had mentioned back-dating mail-in ballots and forwarding them to election officers.  

Hopkins claimed the ballots in query had arrived after Election Day, which was the Pennsylvania deadline for post-marking the envelopes. 

However, Hopkins was questioned by postal service investigators and has modified his story, Oversight Democrats revealed Tuesday.   

USPS worker Richard Hopkins (pictured) from Erie, Pennsylvania, had claimed that postal workers discussed back-dating mail-in ballots and forwarding them to election officials in crucial swing state Pennsylvania

USPS employee Richard Hopkins (pictured) from Erie, Pennsylvania, had claimed that postal employees mentioned back-dating mail-in ballots and forwarding them to election officers in essential swing state Pennsylvania

 

After being uncovered for reportedly backtracking over his claims, Project Veritas then launched a collection of recent video interviews with the mailman the place he claims he was ‘performed’ and ‘coerced’ by investigators.

In one of many movies, the conservative group claimed – with out proof – that Hopkins was ‘lied to throughout interrogation by Feds’. 

The video consists of quick, edited clips from Hopkins’ interview with USPS Agent Russell Strasser the place the agent instructed Hopkins he was attempting to make his ‘thoughts somewhat clearer’. 

There is not any context offered for the edited clips shared, and they don’t seem to indicate Hopkins being ‘performed’ or ‘lied to’ by investigators. 

Hopkins additionally insists he has not withdrawn his allegations. When the conservative group’s James O’Keefe requested if he stood by claims he witnessed voter fraud, Hopkins stated ‘sure’.  

Hopkins didn’t clarify why he then reportedly recanted his claims when talking to official investigators. 

In one other video, Hopkins additionally says: ‘I didn’t recant my statements. That didn’t occur.’ 

Hopkins had signed an affidavit with allegations of ballot tampering and fraud and told his story to Project Veritas, a conservative group specializing in undercover stings of media organizations and left-leaning groups

Hopkins had signed an affidavit with allegations of poll tampering and fraud and instructed his story to Project Veritas, a conservative group specializing in undercover stings of media organizations and left-leaning teams 

James O'Keefe blasted out the initial claims by Hopkins, which Democrats say the mailman has recanted to investigators

James O’Keefe blasted out the preliminary claims by Hopkins, which Democrats say the mailman has recanted to investigators

This comes as Republicans are scouring the nation to try to discover cases that again of Trump’s claims with a prime Texas GOP official providing a reward of as much as $1 million to anybody who can show Trump’s declare of widespread fraud.

The sweepstakes-style provide comes because the president is refusing to concede the presidential election to President-elect Joe Biden, claiming it was rigged and that he himself ‘will win.’     

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick despatched out a press launch providing $25,000 to $1 million for data on voter fraud. 

‘Whistleblowers and tipsters ought to flip over their proof to native legislation enforcement. Anyone who offers data that results in an arrest and remaining conviction of voter fraud can be paid a minimal of $25,000,’ Patrick stated.  

‘I help President Trump’s efforts to establish voter fraud within the presidential election and his dedication to creating positive that each authorized vote is counted and each unlawful vote is disqualified,’ he continued. ‘President Trump’s pursuit of voter fraud just isn’t solely important to find out the result of this election, it’s important to take care of our democracy and restore religion in future elections.’

Trump hailed the reward provide on Twitter, writing: ‘Thanks Dan. Big win for us in Texas!’ 

Asked on a press name in regards to the distinguished witness recanting, Trump marketing campaign spokesman Tim (*200*) assault the media for failing to cowl the claims which have now been retracted.

‘We don’t keep in mind anybody writing about his affidavit within the first place. Which we predict is notable,’ he complained. 

‘The truth that he’s newsworthy now we predict is questionable.’

‘He filed a really detailed affidavit. He named names he described explicitly what it’s that he skilled. And we don’t know what sort of stress he has been beneath since he publicly made these statements,’ he stated. 

‘That is one paragraph by which we cite that in 243 paragraphs of the criticism,’ the Trump group stated, in reference to its Pennsylvania courtroom submitting.

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (pictured) sent out a press release offering $25,000 to $1 million to anyone who can provide information on voter fraud

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (pictured) despatched out a press launch providing $25,000 to $1 million to anybody who can present for data on voter fraud

Meanwhile, eight Georgia elected Republicans have written the Republican secretary of state, Brad Raffensperger, about allegations of voter irregularities – despite the fact that they had been elected in races utilizing the identical ballots.

‘As Members and Members-Elect of the Georgia Congressional Delegation, we’re deeply involved by continued, critical allegations of voting irregularities in our state,’ they wrote. 

‘The Georgia Republican Party and the Donald J. Trump for President Campaign have acquired stories of deceased or ineligible voters casting ballots, eligible voters being denied the chance to vote, and Republican ballot watchers and observers being denied entry to actions and conferences important to making sure a good, correct, and clear vote tabulation.’ 



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