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2020 ELECTION: ARIZONA
Neff: Maricopa County’s 2020 Election Audit Continues As Political Antics Ramp Up
The rhetoric about audit activities even prompted an unusually politicized claim by Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone, a Democrat, about the risk to public safety if the Senate obtains the Election Department’s routers that have been subpoenaed. Penzone says he is worried about potential threats to public safety and to the local, state, and federal officers who protect the public. His comments simply echo similar statements put forth by other county officials who say its Election Department’s computer activity is interconnected via a router with all the Sheriff’s Office computer activity and other county departments. Such unsubstantiated claims are incredulous, according to computer experts.
Read more: https://arizonadailyindependent.com/2021/05/09/maricopa-countys-2020-election-audit-continues-as-political-antics-ramp-up/
Hoft: “Why Are You Working So Hard to Shut the Audit Down? What Are You Hiding” – TGP Reporter Confronts AZ Secretary of State Katie Hobbs — Katie Hobbs Runs! (VIDEO)
Hobbs has been working day and night to interfere with, slander, and attempt to shut down the Senate Audit of the Maricopa County ballots and voting machines. […] Katie Hobbs ran and refused to answer a SINGLE QUESTION!
Read more: https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2021/05/working-hard-shut-audit-hiding-tgp-reporter-confronts-az-secretary-state-katie-hobbs-katie-hobbs-runs-video/
Hoft: Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Holds Emergency Meeting After AZ Senate Threatens Legal Action for Not Providing Passwords and Routers
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors held an emergency meeting yesterday after the County was reportedly unable to provide passwords to the auditors performing an audit of the county’s 2020 Election results. They also did not provide access to the routers which were requested in the audit as well.
Hoft: Maricopa County Elections Witness Testifies that Dominion Ran Entire Election – County Officials and Observers NEVER HAD Access or Passwords! (Video)
Back on November 30, 2020, Maricopa County elections witness Jan Bryant testified before the Arizona legislature. Jan has a strong project management background. She could not believe what she witnessed during the 2020 election in Maricopa County, Arizona.
Read more: https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2021/05/maricopa-county-elections-witness-testifies-dominion-ran-entire-election-county-officials-observers-never-access-passwords-video/
Hoft: BREAKING… AZ Audit Director Ken Bennett: Dominion Refuses to Comply with Subpoena and Turn Over Password to Their Maricopa County Machines
The fact that the County does not have system administrators who have administrative access to the Dominion voting machines is a big concern. By allowing Dominion to have the administration access only, the County has basically turned over the system to the Dominion voting machine system people. There is no IT control here because that’s been ceded to Dominion. Read more: https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2021/05/breaking-az-audit-director-ken-bennett-dominion-refuses-comply-subpoena-turn-password-maricopa-county-machines/
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