Certifying The Vote Should Just Be A Formality. But Trump Is Fighting To Delay The Process.
All eyes have been on Michigan since the two Republicans on the Wayne County Board of Canvassers at first refused to certify the votes for the county, then decided to certify them, then later came back with affidavits saying they regretted certifying the votes.
What should’ve been a routine part of the election process turned into a several-day drama. The Michigan State Board of Canvassers — the board that has the final say on certification in the state — certified the votes on Monday.
With certification deadlines coming up in several key states, many questions loom.
We’re getting down to the basics of the vote certification process. When will the vote in key states be certified? And what will happen if it’s not?
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