President Donald Trump expressed his displeasure with the ballot counting process in several states via Twitter on Wednesday. He also claimed ballots had been “secretly dumped.” Twitter flagged the tweet as possibly misleading.
Trump made several attempts Wednesday to stop, alter, or redo the counting of ballots, including filing lawsuits in Georgia, Pennsylvania and Michigan. He also asked for a recount in Wisconsin.
Bill Stepien, Trump’s campaign manager, said in a statement:
“President Trump’s campaign has not been provided with meaningful access to numerous counting locations to observe the opening of ballots and the counting process, as guaranteed by Michigan law. We have filed suit today in the Michigan Court of Claims to halt counting until meaningful access has been granted. We also demand to review those ballots which were opened and counted while we did not have meaningful access. President Trump is