A resolution introduced in the Wisconsin Assembly to reverse the state’s 2020 presidential electoral votes for President Joe Biden was referred to the Rules Committee on Jan. 25. The committee chair tweeted that the resolution was “illegal” and would not advance. But conservative websites falsely reported the assembly passed the resolution.
Issues: Electoral College
FactChecking the Electoral College Debate
Trump’s Falsehood-Filled ‘Save America’ Rally
No ‘Landslide’ for Biden, Either
Story Misrepresents Abrams’ Remarks on Electoral College
Misleading Post on Electoral College
Video: Trump’s News Conference
FactChecking Trump’s News Conference
Trump Landslide? Nope
Mailbag: Electoral College
This week, a reader sent us a letter about the history of the Electoral College and the three-fifths compromise.