Trump And Clinton Build Legal Armies For Possibility Of A Contested Election
Ironically, Trump and the RNC aren’t the only ones ramping up efforts to oversee polling stations around the country. As Bloomberg points out, team Hillary is also “assembling a voter protection program that has drawn thousands of lawyers” and is readying “election observers” that will be deployed to a number of swing states. We’re not legal experts but that certainly sounds like the democrats are preparing to do the same thing that they just sued republicans for doing. Though none of this is terribly shocking given that we’re in the midst of the most bizarre election in U.S. history.
Clinton is assembling a voter protection program that has drawn thousands of lawyers agreeing to lend their time and expertise in battleground states, though the campaign isn’t saying exactly how many or where. It is readying election observers in Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Ohio, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada and Arizona to assess any concerns — including the potential for voter intimidation — and to verify normal procedures. – READ MORE