Rep. Jody Hice (R-GA) called for an audit of votes cast in Georgia to include signature verification of absentee ballots, offering his remarks on Friday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow.
A recount of ballots in Georgia must remove ineligible votes to be legitimate, Hice stated.
“There’s still some hope,” Hice said. “The Trump campaign is filing a lawsuit in Georgia today, so that will begin another round of investigation. We all knew this recount was a charade. We knew it was a joke from the very beginning. They were not examining and really looking into two key areas, one being the signature verifications, and number two, the legal versus illegal ballots.”
Hice said the Trump campaign’s lawsuit in Georgia seeks to audit the ballots to remove fraudulent cases and ineligible votes from the total count.
“All they did basically was recount, and so there was