Two Republican Arizona congressmen are demanding the controversial audit of Maricopa County’s 2020 election be allowed to continue. It comes in response to the U.S. Justice Department’s concerns that the process may be violating federal law. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.
A newspaper reports that former President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign says it paid over $6,000 to a business belonging to an Arizona lawmaker who sought to have the Legislature overturn Joe Biden’s win in the state.
The Republican-controlled Arizona Legislature is considering a wide variety of bills to change the way Arizona conducts elections, including one that would allow lawmakers to overturn presidential election results.
As one of his last official acts as president, Donald Trump issued a wave of pardons that included former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi. The Republican served three years in federal prison on nearly 20 charges. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.