Campaigning to Oversee Elections, While Denying the Last One

Posted on AllSides January 31st, 2022
From The Left
elections, 2022 Elections, election integrity
Adriana Zehbrauskas for The New York Times

Nearly two dozen Republicans who have publicly questioned or disputed the results of the 2020 election are running for secretary of state across the country, in some cases after being directly encouraged by allies of former President Donald J. Trump.

Their candidacies are alarming watchdog groups, Democrats and some fellow Republicans, who worry that these Trump supporters, if elected to posts that exist largely to safeguard and administer the democratic process, would weaponize those offices to undermine it — whether by subverting an election outright or by sowing doubts about any...

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