The two Republicans in Michigan who are on the Wayne County Board of Canvassers reportedly want to rescind their votes after they voted to certify the county’s election results late last night after initially voting to not certify the results, which led to a 2-2 deadlock.
USA Today reporter Donovan Slack tweeted out a screenshot of an affidavit from Monica Palmer, the Republican chair of the committee, stating that based on allegations that she made in the affidavit, she wanted to “rescind my prior vote to certify Wayne County elections.”
New from Michigan: Now Wayne County Republicans want to “rescind” their votes to certify election results… pic.twitter.com/2tgT70JuHo
— Donovan Slack (@DonovanSlack) November 19, 2020
CBS News reporter Adam Brewster confirmed the news, writing that the affidavit was signed tonight at 9:33 p.m.
NEW: Monica Palmer, the GOP Chair of the Wayne County Board of Canvassers, has signed an affidavit saying she wants to rescind her vote