- New York Magazine 16:00January 18, 2021How Close Did We Get to an Election Coup?At several moments, Trump’s efforts to overturn Joe Biden’s victory were scarily close to success. Fortunately, he was too incompetent to pull it off.
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- Breitbart News 01:13December 15, 2020Republicans in Key Battleground States Create 'Alternate Slate of Electors' to Keep Trump's Legal Challenges AfloatRepublicans are creating "alternate" slates of electoral votes in contested battleground states in the event of a challenge of the presidential election results on the House floor -- a move President Trump's senior advisor Jason Miller previewed on Monday.
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- New York Magazine 21:32December 7, 2020Tuesday’s ‘Safe Harbor’ Deadline Should End Trump’s Failed CoupNearly every state has certified its results and electors, which — after December 8 — should cut off further challenges.
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- Business Insider 00:55November 5, 2020The Electoral College exists because the founders didn't trust the people, Congress, or the states alone to pick a presidentConstitutional Convention delegates worried about ignorance and self-interest, so they devised an Electoral College that fell apart almost immediately
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- Business Insider 19:35September 23, 2020The Trump campaign is reportedly planning a way to bypass the 2020 election results in key swing statesAccording to key sources, the Trump campaign is planning a strategy to install loyal electors in swing states with Republican-led legislatures.
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