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The newly-appointed Texas secretary of state briefly worked with Trump to challenge the 2020 election results in Pennsylvania

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The Texas State Capitol in Austin.
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Texas Gov. Gregg Abbott appointed Fort Worth attorney John Scott to oversee the state's elections.
Scott briefly sought to help Trump overturn the 2020 presidential results in Pennsylvania.
The attorney withdrew from the case a day before its scheduled hearing last November.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday appointed a secretary of state who briefly worked with former President Donald Trump to challenge the 2020 election results in Pennsylvania. The new secretary of state, John Scott, will manage elections in the Lone Star...
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