Let me get this straight….
The Republican Party is seeing the Governor of California because he wants to make sure the people of his state can vote safely with out the fear of the virus?
They would join how many states (26?) in doing this?
This is a party sacred of letting people vote….
The Republican Party is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) over his order to send every registered voter in the state a ballot by mail for the November elections.
“[California’s] election system is already burdened with serious issues. The disastrous Motor Voter program arbitrarily changed voter registration for thousands casting doubt on the integrity and accuracy of our voter rolls,” California Republican Party Chairwoman Jessica Millan Patterson said in a statement on Sunday.
The lawsuit, filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, alleges the directive deprives Californians of their constitutional right to vote by making fraudulent voting inevitable.
“The United States cannot have all Mail In Ballots. It will be the greatest Rigged Election in history,” Trump tweeted on Sunday, without citing any evidence for his claims. “People grab them from mailboxes, print thousands of forgeries and ‘force’ people to sign. Also, forge names. Trying to use Covid for this Scam!”
“Facilitating the opportunity for all registered voters to vote-by-mail during a the COVID-19 pandemic is not a partisan issue—it’s a moral imperative that will protect voting rights and public health. Vote-by-mail has been used safely and effectively in red, blue, and purple states for years. This lawsuit is yet another part of Trump’s political smear campaign against vote-by-mail. We will not let our democracy be a casualty of this pandemic,” California Secretary of State Alex Padilla (D) said in a statement Sunday….