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Pence seeks dismissal of proceedings seeking to allow him to overturn election results

Vice President Mike Pence to dismiss a Republican attempt to empower a federal judge in Texas on Thursday to decide which electoral vote to count when Congress opens on January 6 I asked. Second term.

In court filings signed by Trump’s appointed person, the Justice Department called for a proceeding filed this week by Congressman Loei Gomart of Texas. Facilitate. “

The proceedings filed by Gomart and many Arizona Republicans will challenge the procedure for managing the count of electoral colleges in Congress next week and consolidate Democratic President Joe Biden’s victory.

These long-standing measures specified in the Election Count Act of 1887 state that the Vice President’s role in the announcement of election results is purely ceremonial. Gomart argued that it was a process of unconstitutionally binding Pence’s exercise of “exclusive powers” to determine which electoral votes to count at a joint session on January 6, supervised by Pence. ..

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Pence seeks dismissal of proceedings seeking to allow him to overturn election results

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