Since the end of 2020, Donald Trump, former President of the United States of America, has relentlessly attacked the American electoral system because he lost the presidential election of 2020. One consequence of this has been increasing attacks on election officials countrywide leading many of these officials fearing for the future of American elections. This article by Rob Kuznia, Bob Ortega and Casey Tolan, is published by CNN. Here is an excerpt:
When the election office led by Lisa Deeley first came under attack from then-President Donald Trump last year, it was more than a month before Election Day.
Deeley, the chair of Philadelphia’s three-member election commission and a Democrat, watched from home as Trump falsely claimed during the first 2020 presidential debate that poll watchers had already been turned away at early voting centers in Philadelphia.
“Bad things happen in Philadelphia,” Trump said.
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