November 18, 2020 at 6:35 am EST
Conversely, Republican officers in a key Michigan county certify the vote rely after reaching a compromise with Democrats.
By Kayla Ruble, Elise Viebeck, Josh Dawsey and Jon Swaine
Republicans named to a key panel in Michigan’s most populous county Tuesday night time reversed their preliminary refusal to certify vote counts within the Detroit space, placing a last-minute compromise with Democrats that defused a political struggle over the method to formalize Biden’s victory within the state. .
The surprising twist got here in spite of everything 4 members of the Wayne County Canvassing Board blocked the day of the deadline for Michigan counties to certify the vote, a transfer Trump hailed on Twitter as “a good looking factor.” .
The Trump marketing campaign has alleged irregularities within the counting of votes on the Detroit County seat, allegations that metropolis officers have vigorously denied. Democrats accused Republican Social gathering officers of attempting to disenfranchise voters within the black-majority metropolis of Detroit.