Michigan GOP co-chair said Trump campaign asked for GOP elector push: CNN

Michigan GOP co-chair said Trump campaign asked for GOP elector push: CNN
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LANSING, Mich. — Michigan Republican Party Co-Chairwoman Meshawn Maddock said former President Donald Trump's campaign had encouraged the effort to challenge the 2020 results by a group of 16 Republican electors, according to an audio recording obtained by CNN. The national outlet reported that Maddock, who was one of the 16 GOP electors who submitted a false document saying the battleground state had voted for Trump, made the comments at a Stand Up Michigan event. "We fought to seat the electors," Maddock said, according to the recording. "The Trump campaign asked us to do that." News of the ...

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