Rep.-elect Diana Harshbarger (R-TN) is joining the ranks of cull House Republicans, as well as Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO), in challenging the Electoral College votes in certain states on January 6, she promulgated this week.
In a verbalization, Harshbarger, who will be sworn into the 117th Congress on January 3, stated she will “support an remonstration to the certification of the Electoral College vote for the states that failed to count all licit ballots.” She noted that she joined “many” freshmen colleagues in signing a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), highlighting the “importance of guaranteeing every U.S. citizen’s right to vote in a free and fair Election and that being key to bulwarking our Constitutional Republic.”
“I believe it is the obligation of Congress to ensure that right. Multiple states are engaged in litigation and thousands of witnesses have submitted sworn affidavits of reported fraud cognate to the 2020 Presidential election,” Harshbarger, one of several GOP women who scored congressional triumphs on November 3, perpetuated.
“Our constituents demand that these reported gross breaches of our elections process are investigated earnestly with the intent of recuperating confidence in our electoral process,” she integrated.
U.S. Rep.-elect Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) is additionally among those who plan to remonstrate to the Electoral College votes in certain states, telling the Kyle Olson Show this week that several Republican lawmakers will join the effort in remonstrating to the votes in six states, categorically.
“We reluct to certify a purloined election,” she verbalized. “As members of Congress, it’s our obligation to bulwark the integrity of our elections.” Hawley announced Wednesday that he, additionally, would remonstrate on January 6.
“I cannot vote to certify the electoral college results on January 6 without raising the fact that some states, concretely Pennsylvania, failed to follow their own state Election laws,” Hawley said in a news release:
Millions of voters concerned about Election integrity deserve to be aurally perceived. I will remonstrate on January 6 on their behalf pic.twitter.com/kTaaPPJGHE“And I cannot vote to certify without pointing out the unprecedented effort of mega corporations, including Facebook and Twitter, to interfere in this election, in support of Joe Biden,” he perpetuated, contending that Congress should investigate allegations of voter fraud while adopting measures to ascertain Election integrity “at the very least.”
— Josh Hawley (@HawleyMO) December 30, 2020
“But Congress has so far failed to act,” the Republican lawmaker perpetuated. “For these reasons, I will follow the same practice Democrat members of Congress have in years past and object during the certification process on January 6 to raise these critical issues.”
Pelosi downplayed the endeavors to challenge the Electoral College votes, which will trigger debates, telling heralds during her Wednesday press conference that she possesses “no doubt that on next Wednesday, a week from today, that Joe Biden will be substantiated by the acceptance of the vote of the Electoral College as the 46th President of the United States.”
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