Stories tagged: "election 2020"


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Gableman to Speak to a ‘Big Lie’ Conference in Michigan This Weekend

Trump allies call it a summit for “election integrity,” but it’s a Who’s Who of right-wing activists undermining state and local rules and officials as a way to reinforce the Big Lie about the voter fraud no one has found.

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Vos Caves to Pressure From Trump and Extends Gableman ‘Investigation’ Again

With no evidence of any 2020 election fraud, the antics serve to keep the GOP’s right-wing invested in efforts to cast doubt on past elections and impede future voting.

People shelter in the House gallery as protesters try to break into the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Judge Says Trump Likely Committed Crimes by Casting Doubt on the 2020 Election Results in Wisconsin

“It was a coup in search of a legal theory … The illegality of the plan was obvious.”

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester), center, is flanked by Rep. Mark Born (R-Beaver Dam), left, and Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) during a July 2021 press conference. (Photo by Christina Lieffring)
Wisconsin’s Top Republican Tries to Appease Election Deniers. It Got Off to a Rocky Start.

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos met with some of the conspiracy theorists trying to overturn the 2020 election, but reiterated that he doesn't have the ability to overturn the 2020 election.

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester), center, is flanked by Rep. Mark Born (R-Beaver Dam), left, and Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) during a July 2021 press conference. (Photo by Christina Lieffring)
What to Know About GOP Lawmakers’ 40+ Election-Related Bills Since 2021

Almost 15 bills passed that would make it harder to vote absentee, criminalize common voting practices, and derail federal election guidance.

In this screen image from WisconsinEye, former state Supreme Court Justice Michael Gableman outlines the results of his stated effort to investigate the 2020 presidential election in Wisconsin.
Gableman Election Report: Dismantle State Elections Commission, Crack Down on Efforts to Help Nursing Home Residents Vote

Three-hour presentation repeats ongoing talking points in favor of letting politicians change election results they don’t like.

Senate Majority Leader Devin LeMahieu (R-Oostburg) delivers the Republican response to Gov. Tony Evers' 2022 State of the State address. (Photo by Jonathon Sadowski)
More Backpedaling from Wisconsin Republicans Who ‘Don’t Know’ Who Won in 2020

Vos confirms dozens of secret subpoenas while Gableman again asks a judge to jail two mayors.