Two top House Republicans are demanding immediate hearings on the 2020 election.
House Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio and House Oversight Committee ranking member Rep. James Comer of Kentucky sent a joint letter to the chairs of each Democrat-led committee calling for hearings to “examine the integrity of the 2020 election,” Fox News reported Wednesday.
Although current results favor presumptive president-elect Joe Biden to emerge as the winner of the presidential election, President Donald Trump and his campaign have alleged that widespread irregularities in the election, largely linked to the mass mail-in balloting conducted in some states, affected the vote count.
Until lawsuits and challenges play out, Trump has refused to concede the election. While there have been multiple allegations of election-related irregularities, proof of widespread fraud that affected the final results has yet to surface.
The letter to Judiciary Committee Chair Rep. Jerrold Nadler of