Supreme Court Rejects GOP Bid To Reverse Pennsylvania Election Results

Updated 5:15 p.m. ET The Supreme Court Tuesday rejected an effort to overturn the results of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, signaling that the high court would not go along with President Trump’s unprecedented efforts to win another term despite a decisive popular vote and Electoral College defeat. The lawsuit was brought by Republican Rep. Mike Kelly, who argued a 2019 state law authorizing universal mail-in voting is unconstitutional and that all ballots cast by mail in the general election in Pennsylvania should be thrown out. “The application for injunctive relief presented to Justice Alito and by him referred to the Court is denied,” read the court’s one-sentence order , which did not suggest any dissent among the court’s nine justices. Kelly, along with several others, filed the lawsuit on Nov. 21 and requested Pennsylvania either reject the over 2.5 million ballots that were cast by mail or allow state lawmakers to select presidential electors. Republicans control

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