Tag: Election

Trump’s ex-lawyer rebuked by election technology firm over baseless fraud theory

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(AFP via Getty Images)

Dominion Voting Systems has issued a firm rebuttal of ex-Trump lawyer Sidney Powell’s baseless claims that the firm interfered in the election to the incumbent’s disadvantage.

The election technology company slammed Ms Powell’s “bizarre election fraud conspiracy” in a statement on Thursday.

Ms Powell, who the White House cut ties with earlier this week, falsely claimed Dominion switched millions of votes to president-elect Joe Biden.

She also baselessly claimed the company has ties to the Clinton Foundation and George Soros, the financier and philanthropist of Jewish descent.

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Here’s How Hugo Chavez, Dead Since 2013, Became Responsible for Trump’s Election Loss

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Spencer Platt/Getty

The Trump campaign presented the public with a cornucopia of bogus new election fraud claims on Thursday, including one that seemed to have its roots in a 2016 conspiracy involving perpetual GOP boogeyman George Soros.

The press conference will be remembered best for Rudy Giuliani, who in between trying to wipe up the apparent hair dye dripping down his face, promised that he had over 100 affidavits showing voter fraud, but alas, just couldn’t show them to anyone. But the real star was attorney Sidney Powell, who has been at the vanguard of absolute election

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Election Science Stakes: Technology – Scientific American

Steve Mirsky: For this last episode in our podcast series on the stakes for science in this election I talked about tech with Scientific American senior features editor Jen Schwartz.

SM: So Jen, what’s going in the world of, for simplicity’s sake, technology that will possibly be affected by this election.

Jen Schwartz: So technology is such a huge category these days. It really depends how you define it. But at Scientific American, we sort of look at it, as there’s the very high-end, whizbang innovation stuff. And maybe the more traditional things we think about we say technology,

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