• Michigan House speaker: Trump didn't ask for election interference

    10 days ago - By Wood TV

    LANSING, Mich. - President Donald Trump did not ask Michigan Republican lawmakers to “break the law” or “interfere” with the election during a meeting at the White House, a legislative leader said Sunday, a day before canvassers plan to meet about whether to certify Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the battleground state.
    Michigan House Speaker Lee Chatfield was among seven Republican legislators who met with Trump for about an hour on Friday, amid his longshot efforts to block Biden's win.
    “There was this outrage that the president was going to ask us to break the law, he was going to...
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  • Michigan GOP Congressman Sends Message to Trump About Legal Fight: ‘The Voters Have Spoken. It's Over'

    Michigan GOP Congressman Sends Message to Trump About Legal Fight: ‘The Voters Have Spoken. It's Over'

    10 days ago - By Mediaite

    Michigan Congressman Fred Upton is one of the few Republicans publicly calling on President Donald Trump to accept the results of the 2020 election and move on.
    Upton spoke with CNN's Dana Bash Sunday morning and said, “The voters have spoken. I mean, here in Michigan, a 150,000 vote margin by President-elect Biden, and no one has come up with any evidence of fraud or abuse. All 83 counties now have certified their own election results. Those'll be officially tabulated, or they should be, tomorrow.”
    “Let the votes, not the politicians, speak,” he added.
    At one point, Bash played a clip of...
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  • Michigan House Speaker Warns of Potential ‘Constitutional Crisis' Over Election Dispute

    10 days ago - By Mediaite

    Michigan House Speaker Lee Chatfield raised the possibility of a “constitutional crisis” in the aftermath of the meeting he recently had with President Donald Trump .
    Ever since Michigan GOP election officials refused to certify President-Elect Joe Biden's victory in Wayne County, Trump has been cheering their block on Biden's state win, and Republicans are now calling for a two-week delay before the Board of State Canvassers certifies the results. Trump continues to claim without evidence that the 2020 election was corrupted by mass voter fraud, even though Michigan Republicans have said...
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