Tuberville, a newly elected senator from Alabama, previously hinted that he would join GOP Representative Mo Brooks to challenge the election by using the Electoral Count Act of 1877 when Congress meets to finalize the vote on January 6.
Donald Trump’s been busily twittering away and sowing doubt, as in the case of two of his latest examples:
And now he’s ready to throw a Hail Mary pass, and he’s got at least two receivers.
The move afoot in Congress
Yep, he’s got two legislators ready to force the rerun the election, but this time with a restricted voter pool consisting of just 535 members.
From the Independent:
Donald Trump appeared to back the idea of trying to overturn the election result in Congress on 6 January in a series of tweets on Saturday morning in which he once again made unfounded claims of electoral fraud.
A joint session of House and Senate politicians will meet on 6 January to count the electoral votes, which gave a 306 to 232 victory to Joe Biden.
In what is usually a rubber-stamping exercise, sealed certificates submitted by each state…
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