Democrat Chris Mayes is just one countdown away from calling out Trump Republicans in the AZ AG Election

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They finally counted every ballot in Arizona and Kari Lake is still a big loss. Long live! However, the Attorney General election is headed for a recount. Currently, Democrat Chris Mayes has a narrow 510-vote lead over Republican Abe Hamadeh.

Mayes told The Arizona Republic, “We knew this race was going to be close. The polls showed us that. And we know we have a recount coming up… As we begin the recount with a 510-vote lead, we’re confident the end result will be the same, and I’m excited to be your People’s Attorney.” I’m looking forward to it. I mean, I’m extremely proud of the campaign we’ve had. We’ve been active on issues like reproductive rights, consumer fraud, and rampant Saudi water grabbing. Now we’re going to be patient as we go through this process, and we’re going to ask everyone to do the same. Let’s let’s lead with hope and humility in the face of divisiveness and chaos. I believe we have enough. for this. Thank you, Arizona! Go ahead…”

Hamada was less passionate. “We are not done fighting, and we are optimistic that the recount will further expose the gross incompetence and mismanagement of Maricopa County officials that disenfranchised and silenced the voices of so many Arizona voters,” he said.

Yes, he repeats the same stupidity as Lake. Licking your wounds last night Hamada angrily tweeted: “My parents came here from Syria, they didn’t expect the Arizona election to be this similar.” This is an insulting comparison. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad won re-election in 2021 with an impossible 95 percent of the vote. The US and our allies believed the election was rigged, and not just because minorities voted.


Republicans are the ones talking about disenfranchising voters, given the voter suppression bills they’ve passed. MAGA thugs also followed the boxes and intimidated the voters.

BEFORE:

Arizona MAGA Goons Stalking Drop Boxes Seeking “Mules” – Totally legal, not so cool

The Arizona Republican is calling for the election to be overturned

If recounts next month confirm Mayes’ lead, it means the entire hard-right field of gubernatorial, Senate, secretary of state and attorney general candidates will go down in flames fueled by Trump. The color of the wave passing through Arizona was decidedly blue. A term loser said Republican Gov. Doug Ducey and Attorney General Mark Brnovich didn’t do enough to help steal the 2020 election. In 2024, Democratic Governor Katie Hobbs and (most likely) Attorney General Chris Mayes won’t even take his coup-tainted phone calls.

Hamadeh was straight bad news. He totally bought into Trump’s Big Lie and in July he retweeted Steve Bannon’s “When Kari Lake is Governor, Abe Hamadeh is AG, Mark Finchem is Secretary of State … Then the actual counting will happen and Biden Electors will be confirmed. And Arizona will be FREE.”

Arizona now remains free None those Republicans will hold public office. This goes far beyond simply acknowledging the election results. Then the Supreme Court canceled it Roe v. Wade, after the forced-birth law was reinstated in 1864, nearly all abortions in the state were criminalized. However, Mayes vowed, “As Attorney General, I will not prosecute doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners, midwives, doulas or pharmacists for providing reproductive services or women.” Abortion rights advocates believed Mayes’ election was essential to protecting abortion rights.

Never believe that your vote won’t count because 510 people can make all the difference in the end.

[Arizona Central]

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