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Trump invitation to Michigan lawmakers could spark state political crisis

Michiganders voted 50.6% to 47.8% for Democrat Joe Biden over Trump

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Austin Sarat | TheConversation
The state of Michigan, and the United States as a whole, may face a political crisis brought on by President Donald Trump’s continuing efforts to undo the 2020 election results.
On Nov. 19, the president invited Republican lawmakers from Michigan to the White House, apparently to pressure them to change the election’s outcome in their states. Michiganders voted 50.6% to 47.8% for Democrat Joe Biden over Trump.
Media reports indicate that even before the election Trump’s campaign was already considering asking some of the

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First Published: Nov 20 2020 | 7:30 AM IST

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