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Latest longshot lawsuit to keep Trump in the White House dismissed – Sydney Morning Herald

A federal judge ruled that Republican congressman Louie Gohmert couldn’t show personal harm if Vice-President Mike Pence didn’t block electoral college votes.

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Washington: A federal judge on New Year’s Day in the US rejected a lawsuit from a Republican congressman who wanted to allow Vice President Mike Pence to reject Electoral College votes for Joe Biden when Congress meets on January 6 to certify his victory over President Donald Trump.
The latest long-shot attempt by Trump’s Republican allies to overturn the November 3 election was dismissed by one of Trump’s own appointees to the federal bench, Jeremy Kernodle. He ruled that Republican congressman…

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