Election denial has already infected the upcoming midterm elections, as evidenced not just by candidates who spout the Big Lie but also by the coordinated effort to recruit partisan poll watchers and related reports of voter intimidation.
The Biden administration is preparing this week to issue warnings in an internal intelligence bulletin about threats to the nation’s election security infrastructure, including potential physical threats to election officials.
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Arizona’s Migrant Transportation Program
We obtained 1,341 pages of records related to Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s policy of busing migrants to Washington, D.C., which Mayor Muriel Bowser said had created a “humanitarian crisis.”
Operation Lone Star Dissent Memos
In March 2021, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott launched Operation Lone Star, an expensive and highly criticized border security operation. We obtained 42 pages of
dissent memos submitted to the Texas Military Department regarding the operation.
We’ve been investigating the political ties of Ginni Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, who was connected to efforts to overturn the 2020 election. We previously obtained an email from June 2021 in which Ginni Thomas said her husband had recently been in touch with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.
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