Officials in the beleaguered Arizona county on Wednesday said 400,000 votes still needed to be counted as of that morning, ‘including a record number of early ballots that were dropped off on Election Day.’
Reports of voting machine breakdowns have triggered worry and brought back uncomfortable memories of the messy and contentious 2020 presidential election. Commentators and politicians are urging voters concerned about vote fraud to stay in line regardless of machine breakdowns or other problems.
‘Do elections still have meaning? Are voters allowed to choose their own leaders?’ wondered Fox News host Tucker Carlson. ‘Do we have any power at all as citizens? Or are they going to steal it from us?’