Veronica Degraffenreid

Pennsylvania Sec. of State: Don’t Comply with GOP State Senator’s Election Audit Request

Pennsylvania’s Acting Secretary of State Veronica W. Degraffenreid told all 67 counties in the state on Thursday not to comply with a request for “information and materials needed to conduct a forensic audit of the 2020 General Election,” made by State Senator Doug Mastriano (R-Franklin), who chairs the Intergovernmental Operations Committee, on Wednesday.

An election worker puts mail in ballots through a counting machine at the Salt Lake County election office in Salt Lake City, Utah on October 29, 2020. (Photo by GEORGE FREY / AFP) (Photo by GEORGE FREY/AFP via Getty Images)