2020-election

Former U.S. President Donald Trump gestures during an event at his Mar-a-Lago home on Nov. 15, 2022 in Palm Beach, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Pennsylvania activist is source of false and flawed election claims drawing national attention

BY: - February 13, 2024

Heather Honey’s work has been cited by former president Donald Trump and conservative lawyer Cleta Mitchell.

U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear Colorado case banning Trump from ballot under insurrection clause

BY: - January 5, 2024

The court granted a so-called writ of certiorari — a formal order for a case to be heard before the Supreme Court — in the case of Donald J. Trump v. Norma Anderson et al., scheduling oral arguments in the case for Feb. 8.

US Supreme Court asked to quickly rule on Trump claims of presidential immunity

BY: and - December 11, 2023

The case, one of four criminal proceedings the former president faces as he campaigns for another term in the White House, involves claims he sought to illegally overturn his reelection loss in 2020.

Report: Pa. Rep. Scott Perry named on prosecution witness list in Ga. election interference case

BY: - December 8, 2023

Pennsylvania U.S. Rep. Scott Perry's name is on a list of nearly 200 potential in Georgia's racketeering case against former President Donald Trump.

A voting sign in Philadelphia

Philadelphia commissioner pushes back after Trump tells supporters to ‘guard the vote’

BY: - December 3, 2023

"This is nothing new, Trump says these things before every election," Lisa Deeley said in a post to social media.

Unsealed court filing shows U.S. Rep. Scott Perry contacted Pa. lawmakers before Jan. 6 attack

BY: - November 30, 2023

The records a federal court ordered turned over to a special prosecutor investigating efforts to overturn President Joe Biden’s election include conversations between U.S. Rep. Scott Perry (R-10th District) and Pennsylvania lawmakers, a court filing shows. The conversations were about purported fraud in the commonwealth’s 2020 election, according to the document, which was unsealed by the […]

Mike Lindell’s conspiracy-fueled pillow company fights to survive his election obsession 

BY: - November 28, 2023

At MyPillow headquarters in Chaska, Minnesota, religion, politics, pillows and a kinetic CEO combine for a never-ending, rollicking tornado.

One year out: how a free and fair 2024 presidential election could be under threat

BY: - November 6, 2023

Next November, voters will choose the next president— likely one that pits the same two candidates against each other as in 2020. 

Pennsylvania primary: State House committee advances one bill to change the date, rejects another

BY: - October 3, 2023

The Pennsylvania House’s State Government Committee on Tuesday voted to advance a bill, HB 1634, that would change Pennsylvania’s presidential primary to April 2, 2024.   But in the same meeting, the committee voted against a bill approved by the state Senate on Sept. 20 by a vote of 47-2. That legislation, SB 224, would move […]

Court blocks special counsel Jack Smith’s access to many of Rep. Scott Perry’s files

BY: - September 13, 2023

Special counsel Jack Smith may not review U.S. Rep. Scott Perry’s discussions with other members of Congress about overturning the 2020 presidential election, a federal appeals court ruled, finding they fall under an exemption for legislative speech. The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia published a previously sealed opinion on Wednesday that reveals […]

Trump supporters, detractors face off outside jail as he’s booked on Georgia racketeering charges

BY: , and - August 24, 2023

Former President Donald Trump was booked and quickly released at the Fulton County Jail Thursday evening during a trip from New Jersey to Atlanta that played out on primetime TV and capped a drama-filled day outside the facility. Trump’s sprawling motorcade arrived at the jail at about 7:30 p.m. And he was released after about […]

Former President Donald Trump is seen on stage at a rally at Erie Insurance Arena, during a rally on July 29, 2023 in Erie, Pennsylvania

Congress, GOP presidential candidates react to Trump indictment

BY: and - August 2, 2023

WASHINGTON — Members of Congress and Republicans competing against Donald Trump in the presidential primary quickly reacted Tuesday to the latest indictment against the former president, falling largely along party lines. This one, by a federal grand jury, stems from Trump’s alleged efforts to subvert the 2020 election after Election Day and leading up to […]