Earlier this morning, President Donald Trump claimed that “Simply launched knowledge reveals many hundreds of noncitizens voted in Nevada,” although he didn’t present any proof to help his declare.
“They’re completely ineligible to vote!” the president wrote.
Simply launched knowledge reveals many hundreds of noncitizens voted in Nevada. They’re completely ineligible to vote!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 17, 2020
Though each Republicans and the president have sought to forged doubt on the election in Nevada, a key swing state that went for President-elect Joe Biden, a fast reality examine reveals this declare is undoubtedly false.
“Republican attorneys recognized greater than 3,000 individuals who they are saying had been now not dwelling in Clark County by the point they forged their ballots,” Politifact reported on November 6. “Folks don’t must dwell in Clark County as a way to vote there. Individuals who transfer 30 days earlier than an election can forged a vote of their new state or their outdated state. A Nevadan who goes to a different state for faculty also can request a poll.”
“The checklist produced by Republicans consists of addresses for Individuals serving abroad within the navy,” the outlet noticed.
The president’s tweet was flagged below Twitter’s civic integrity coverage, which forbids people from spreading disinformation in regards to the election on its platform.D
Alan is a author, editor, and information junkie primarily based in New York.