UPDATED 1:04 PM PT – Sunday, July 18, 2021
A Wisconsin state representative has called for a full forensic audit of the state’s 2020 presidential election after reports were released there were ballot irregularities in Arizona and Georgia. Republican Timothy Ramthun called for the move on Friday.
“We need to create transparency and settle the debate of truth vs. conspiracy,” Ramthun said in a statement. “There is nothing of greater importance than ensuring that we uphold our constitutional rights to have a government of, by, and for the people.”
GOP Rep Timothy Ramthun
demands audit of #WI 2020 Pres election after seeing results on voter fraud in AZ & GA
“[After] findings of two other states that show evidence of fraud that saw similar irregularities in their elections, it is our duty as a Legislature…”
— Tricia Flanagan (R-NJ) (@NewDayForNJ) July 18, 2021
This comes after an election integrity group reportedly discovered “provable fraud” during the 2020 hand count audit in Fulton County, Georgia. The group claimed the election officials double scanned nearly 200 ballots.
Meanwhile, reports said a hearing on Thursday showed concerns regarding some 100,000 ballots in Maricopa County, Arizona.