Could State Legislatures Pick Their Own Electors to Vote for Trump? Not Likely

Tag: 苏州蹦迪酒吧排名

first_imgHe was retweeted by the president’s son Donald Trump Jr. And Mr. DeSantis, the Florida governor, urged voters in Michigan and Pennsylvania, both with Republican-majority legislatures, to call lawmakers, who have it in their power to “provide remedies,” he said on Fox News. – Advertisement – At the same time, election law experts said none of the lawsuits presented evidence of widespread fraud that could reverse Mr. Trump’s deficits. With Arizona added to Mr. Biden’s column on Thursday, he has comfortably won the election with at least 290 projected electoral votes, 20 more than needed for a majority. Two states, North Carolina and Georgia, remain undecided.Bob Bauer, a leading Democratic elections lawyer and senior adviser to the Biden campaign, dismissed the notion of legislatures picking electors. “When all is said and done, you can’t stop the process from coming to the inevitable conclusion,” he said.- Advertisement –center_img The idea of legislatures intervening for Mr. Trump gained currency in the days after Election Day, following months of Mr. Trump’s raging that the election would be “rigged,” a baseless accusation, although one embraced by many of his supporters.On Nov. 5, as Pennsylvania’s gradual counting of mail-in ballots eroded Mr. Trump’s edge in the votes cast on Election Day, the Fox News commentator Sean Hannity suggested the results should be invalidated. Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, a staunch Trump supporter, responded, “I think everything should be on the table.”Earlier that day, Mr. Levin, the conservative radio host, had urged Republican state lawmakers to “get ready to do your constitutional duty,” writing in all capital letters on Twitter.- Advertisement –last_img read more


Tag: 苏州蹦迪酒吧排名

first_imgAlkira has sold for $4 million.IT’S been listed with various agents on and off since 2013 and the asking price chopped and changed during that time, but property records now reveal the final sale price for one of Queensland’s more unusual and outstanding homes.Known as Alkira the home in Cape Tribulation has sold in a deal worth $4 million to a company owned by Victorian accountant David Brandi.The futuristic home was launched for sale in 2013 with a $14 million price tag.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor3 hours agoIt was relisted in June 2015 for $15 million before the asking price was dropped to $8.8 million in mid 2016.The home is on a 29.5 ha parcel of land which sits between the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics world heritage area.It is surrounded by rainforest and has more than 600 metres of absolute beach frontage and mountain views.It has its own helicopter pad and the swimming pool was shaped to reflect the owner’s favourite stamp the One Pound Jimmy.It was previously owned by philatelist Rod Perry and his wife Marider.The home won two Australian Institute of Architects awards for its designer Charles Wright and was a finalist in the World Architecture Festival 2014.last_img read more