Electoral Count Act: What is it, how did it play a role in the 2020 election and Jan. 6, and why are there calls to change it?

Electoral Count Act: What is it, how did it play a role in the 2020 election and Jan. 6, and why are there calls to change it?

This post was originally published on this siteThe Electoral Count Act was created to provide clarity around contesting election results. Lawmakers and experts say it needs a second look.     

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Lawmakers discuss changes to Electoral Count Act after Jan. 6

Lawmakers discuss changes to Electoral Count Act after Jan. 6

This post was originally published on this siteLawmakers are quietly discussing trying to make changes to the formal counting of the Electoral College results, a year after dozens of Republicans, with then-President Trump‘s backing, challenged the outcome of the 2020 election in key states…

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GOP’s Rice says he regrets Jan. 6 vote against Biden’s election

GOP’s Rice says he regrets Jan. 6 vote against Biden’s election

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Tom Rice (R-S.C.) told Politico on Wednesday he wishes he had certified the electoral votes of several states that voted for President Biden in the 2020 presidential election.“In retrospect I should have voted to…

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