Allegheny County Won't Comply With Election Audit Request From Republican Sen. Doug MastrianoA Republican state senator from the Gettysburg area who chairs a state Senate committee is asking selected counties to give up election data and equipment for what he calls a forensic audit.
Gov. Tom Wolf Calls Election Audit Plan A 'Disgrace To Democracy'Gov. Tom Wolf on Thursday said it is a “disgrace to democracy” that a Republican state lawmaker is trying to launch what he calls a “forensic investigation” of Pennsylvania’s 2020 presidential election, similar to what is happening in Arizona.
Trump Ally Sen. Doug Mastriano Opens Pennsylvania Election Audit PlanA Pennsylvania state senator who has helped spread former President Donald Trump’s falsehoods about fraud in last year’s presidential election said Wednesday that he has asked several counties to submit to a “forensic investigation” of the 2020 election and May’s primary election.
Trump Ally Sen. Doug Mastriano Raises 2020 Election Audit Plan In PennsylvaniaFollowing in the footsteps of Arizona’s Senate Republicans, Pennsylvania’s Republican-controlled Senate is considering an investigation into how last year’s presidential election was conducted, a quest fueled by former President Donald Trump’s baseless claims that fraud was behind his loss in the battleground state.
No Charges Will Be Filed In Pennsylvania Discarded-Ballots CaseNo criminal charges will be filed against a former temporary elections worker authorities have said mistakenly discarded nine military ballots ahead of the November presidential election, a federal prosecutor announced Friday.
Elections Shaping Up To Become Major Issue In Pennsylvania LegislatureRepublican lawmakers in Pennsylvania who are still questioning without basis the validity of the Nov. 3 election are drafting a boatload of voting-related legislation, with top Democrats quickly accusing them of setting up a sham process and undermining faith in elections.
West Virginia Mail Carrier Admits Attempted Election FraudA West Virginia postal carrier pleaded guilty Thursday to altering mail-in requests for absentee voter ballots.
West Virginia AG: Mail Carrier Changed 8 Absentee Voter Ballot RequestsA West Virginia postal carrier has been charged with attempted election fraud after eight mail-in requests for absentee voter ballots had their party affiliations altered.
County Official Due In Court In Theft, Election Fraud CaseA central Pennsylvania official accused of stealing from a memorial scholarship fund to pay for his political campaign is due in court.
Challenger Apologizes To Incumbent For Misleading Lawn SignsIt's that time of year when lawn signs sprout up everywhere. But incumbent Scott Township Commissioner Bill Wells says the sign of one of his opponents was really unexpected.
Opinion: Voter ID: A Good IdeaIt has been argued that “granny” might not be able to vote if they make her have a voter ID. But seriously, why all the concern about taking the extra measure of a voter ID to make sure that every vote cast in a United States election is a legally qualified vote, including “granny’s”?