PBS NewsHour

As lawsuits founder, Trump contacts GOP election officials

Clip: 11/19/2020 | 11m 27s Video has closed captioning.

Failing to prove any widespread fraud, President Trump’s allies have turned the post-election spotlight to the people who canvass and certify votes. Now, Wisconsin officials formally ordered a recount in two heavily Democratic counties. Stephanie Sy reports and William Brangham talks to Yamiche Alcindor and Nate Persily of the Healthy Elections Project.

Aired: 11/19/20

Rating: NR

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