A conspiracy-fueled push to count ballots by hand gains traction | Analysis

‘This is totally unnecessary,’ Jonathan Diaz, senior legal counsel with the Campaign Legal Center, said. ‘There is no evidence or reason to suggest that ballot tabulators don’t work’

By: - September 26, 2022 2:26 pm

(Capital-Star photo by Stephen Caruso)

Nye County, a rural enclave in Nevada, has positioned itself as the epicenter of a Donald Trump-fueled conspiracy about the security of electronic vote tabulators.

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira Lerner is the democracy reporter for States Newsroom in Washington, D.C. She has previously covered voting, criminal justice, and civil rights issues for publications including Votebeat and The Appeal.

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