Election 2020

Shirkey, Chatfield face backlash ahead of Trump visit

All eyes are on Michigan Friday as Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake), House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) and several other state GOP leaders...

Experts say state canvassers have only one role: Certify the election

A panel of Michigan election experts agreed on Friday that the only role of the Board State of Canvassers is to certify state election...

Pro-Trump lawyer mixes up Michigan, Minnesota in affidavit alleging election fraud

Lin Wood, the pro-President Donald Trump lawyer who filed the lawsuit against Georgia’s Secretary of State, has alleged voter fraud in an affidavit largely...

Whitmer warns about ‘serious legal and ethical questions’ of GOP leaders’...

State House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) and Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake) are supposed to be headed to the White House Friday for...

GOP leaders head to D.C. for post-election meeting with Trump, decline...

In her last COVID-19 press update before Thanksgiving, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday criticized state Republican leadership and President Donald Trump for focusing more...

GOP holds another election hearing, Benson says office ‘on track’ to...

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said on Thursday that her office is “on track” to perform the planned statewide audit of the Nov....

Michigan SOS: There is ‘no legal mechanism to rescind’ Wayne Co....

Two Republicans on the Wayne County Board of Canvassers are trying to rescind their vote to certify the county’s presidential election results, but a...

Nessel issues cease-and-desist letters over voter misinformation

While baseless claims and lawsuits about voter fraud in the recent election are hurled at Michigan, Attorney General Dana Nessel has issued a number...

In wild meeting, Wayne Co. board certifies Biden as winner after...

Updated, 10:15 p.m. 11/17/20 The Wayne County Board of Canvassers on Tuesday evening certified the Nov. 3 presidential election results, but also directed the Secretary...

SOS provides election docs, while AG blasts GOP lawmakers’ probe

After the GOP-led Michigan Legislature issued a subpoena to state election officials and launched an investigation into alleged presidential election irregularities that Republicans have...

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