Dominion Voting Systems reacts to Sidney Powell election lawsuit

The company provided a bulleted list of claims it says were not true – from foreign ties to hackability.

DENVER — A company that has been named in numerous election fraud theories – many with little or no evidence to back them – has taken aim at comments from one of its biggest detractors.

Dominion Voting Systems, which maintains voting machines in Georgia and other states, laid out a long list of claims by attorney Sidney Powell which it said are false – and provably so.

The company described many of Powell’s statements as part of a “bizarre election fraud conspiracy” that would have required unreasonably coordinated actions between thousands of people from the state to the local level – including themselves.

“This quite simply did not occur,” the company said in a statement released on Thursday.

“The allegations included in the draft complaint are baseless, senseless, physically impossible, and

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Trump Campaign Lawyer Marc Scaringi’s Website Admits Biden Won the Election

A website for the law practice of an attorney representing the Trump campaign in its battle to somehow reverse the president’s defeat in Pennsylvania admits that “Joe Biden has successfully claimed the role of the 46th president of the United States.”

The website for Scaringi Law, a Harrisburg practice Trump campaign attorney Marc Scaringi co-founded with his wife, refers to Biden as the president-elect in an un-authored post about how the Democrat’s “plan could affect your taxes.” The Republican lawyer, a Trump delegate to the 2016 RNC, took over the campaign’s ballot case in the Keystone State after three other attorneys—Linda Kerns, John Scott, and Douglas Bryan Hughes—withdrew from it Monday evening. “The race to the date of certification in several of these key states, including Pennsylvania, is on, and it’s up to the Trump lawyers to get some good results in these lawsuits to try to flip the vote

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Trump fired his top election security official, but the agency’s debunking website lives on for now

WASHINGTON — On Wednesday morning, national security officials were still trying to determine whether President Trump’s decision to oust his top election security official, Chris Krebs, would impact the ongoing work of his former agency, including a government Rumor Control website, where officials have been debunking popular conspiracy theories about the election in real time. 

As of Wednesday afternoon, the website is still up and running. CISA officials, including top cybersecurity advisor Matt Masterson, tweeted that they were still on the job. 

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday evening to “terminate” Krebs, a senior official at the Department of Homeland Security in charge of election security. His apparent offense, according to White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany, was making “an inaccurate statement.”

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CIA Director Gina Haspel ‘Should Be Fired’ for Ignoring Election Software Warnings, Trump Lawyer Says

Sidney Powell, an attorney representing President Donald Trump, said that CIA director Gina Haspel “should be fired” for not objecting to the use of election software the president and his supporters claim—without providing evidence—allowed President-elect Joe Biden to win through “fraud.”



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Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris were declared winners of the presidential election on November 7, after the Associated Press, Fox News and other television networks called Nevada and Pennsylvania in their favor to push them past the 270 electoral votes needed to claim victory. Trump has refused to concede, baselessly claiming they won through widespread voter fraud.

Powell attempted to add credibility to Trump’s assertions in an interview with Fox News on Sunday, pointing to

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Misinformation about election fraud has flooded the internet. Here’s how to spot false reports

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Election security experts warned for months that misinformation would ramp up after election day to cast doubt on the vote with falsehoods.


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This story is part of Elections 2020, CNET’s coverage of the voting in November and its aftermath.

Former Vice President Joe Biden has beaten President Donald Trump in a contest punctuated with wild rumors, false reports and premature declarations of victory. The end of the election, however, hasn’t meant an end to the misinformation.

Social media posts from the sitting president that falsely claim the election was stolen from him have swept through the internet, and Trump has continued to tweet and retweet items that contain disputed information, which Twitter has labeled. Additionally, baseless claims of election fraud from a variety of sources have also swept Twitter, as well as YouTube and Facebook. 

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Michigan election software isn’t good enough at detecting human error, expert says

Michigan’s election software systems should be better at catching human error, experts say after at least two cases of flawed early results reporting on Election Day.

Some Republican leaders point to the errors among several reasons they believe the 2020 election results lack integrity. Meanwhile, state officials assure the public there is nothing to worry about.

These mistakes were exceptions, the result of user error and fail-safes are in place that would have caught the inaccuracies before they were certified anyway, Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson’s office said.

“The erroneous reporting of unofficial results from Antrim county was a result of accidental error on the part of the Antrim County clerk,” Benson’s office said. “The equipment and software did not malfunction and all ballots were properly tabulated. However, the clerk accidentally did not update the software used to collect voting machine data and report unofficial results.”

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Bihar Assembly Election Results 2020: How to Check Results on ECI Website And App



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New Delhi: Bihar Assembly Election 2020 results will be announced on Tuesday. The fate of 3,755 candidates across 243 seats will be revealed when the counting of votes will be taken up at 8 am on November 10. While most of the exit polls have predicted a clear edge for the RJD-led Mahagathbandhan, it would be interesting to see which party or coalition gets the throne. The Election Commission of India (ECI) is expected to release the trends from 8 am onwards, while the final picture will be out by the evening. To get the latest and accurate updates on all the 243 Assembly seats in Bihar, users can log on to the Election Commission of India (ECI) website. On the official EC website http://www.eciresults.nic.in/, users can get all the updates on contesting candidates, parties and winners. Also, it provides comprehensive detail on
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No, A “Glitch” in Michigan Election Software Didn’t Switch Trump Votes

Election workers count absentee ballots for the 2020 general election at TCF Center on November 4, 2020 in Detroit, Michigan.

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Dispelling every bullshit election conspiracy that’s inundated the internet this week would be a full-time job in and of itself, but one particularly insidious theory has blown up to such a ridiculous degree that it deserves to be set straight.

Michigan GOP Chairwoman Laura Cox claimed at a press conference Friday that an election software “glitch” in one Michigan county switched thousands of votes for President Donald Trump to votes for Democratic challenger (now President-Elect) Joe Biden. Sounds like a pretty big scandal, right? Well, it very well might be if any portion of that statement was true. But though this conspiracy theory has been thoroughly debunked by Michigan election officials, that hasn’t stopped Trump supporters from sounding alarms about

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RealClearPolitics Editor Debunks Viral Claim That His Website Changed Election ‘Call’ on Pennsylvania Back to Toss-Up



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RealClearPolitics editor Tom Bevan on Monday debunked an assertion that his website had changed its call on Pennsylvania in the 2020 election after the false claim began to circulate widely on social media.

Bevan’s clarification came after conservative leaders including President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, and Sean Spicer, the Trump White House’s inaugural press secretary, began sharing messages early Monday evening that claimed RealClearPolitics had taken Pennsylvania “away from” Joe Biden, the Democratic presidential nominee and presumptive president-elect, and moved it to “toss-up” territory.

“This is false,” Bevan wrote in a message on Twitter, responding to the claim by Giuliani. “We never called Pennsylvania, and nothing has changed.”

Spicer acknowledged the correction later in the evening, noting the map didn’t have “either candidate at 270,” the number of electoral votes required to win.



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Billionaire investor Mike Novogratz won half a bitcoin in an election bet, then gave it away through a self-hosted lottery | Currency News | Financial and Business News

  • Billionaire investor Mike Novogratz won half a Bitcoin in an election bet over the weekend, but then hosted a lottery to hand it out to “new Bitcoiners.” 
  • Novogratz, the CEO and founder of crypto-focused merchant bank Galaxy Digital, was expecting Democrats to secure both the White House and the Congress.
  • A Twitter user @Adelgary won the lottery, but others contested the outcome by claiming he already owns Bitcoin and isn’t new to the crypto world.
  • Half a Bitcoin is currently worth $7,726.
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Billionaire investor Mike Novogratz said he won half a Bitcoin in an election bet on Saturday, and gave it up in a self-hosted lottery to a Twitter user.

Half a Bitcoin is currently worth $7,726. Bitcoin has risen 10% in the past week, hitting $15,453 as of 10:20 am GMT on Monday. The price has gained almost 60% since

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