Lummis says she wanted to 'shine light' on election irregularities
January 14, 2021
CASPER — Breaking with a vast majority of her colleagues in the Senate, Sen. Cynthia Lummis voted to overturn election results in Pennsylvania, one of two states being contested by conservative members of Congress early Thursday morning.
Lummis’ vote – which represented one of just a handful of dissenting votes in the 92-8 result – lent credence to unsubstantiated claims by President Donald Trump that the vote there was rigged in favor of President-elect Joe Biden.
But it also set her apart from most of the holdout Republicans who pledged last week to reject the result of the Electo...