2021-09-30 15:40:52 UTC
"He caved in minutes": Texas judge
slams governor for agreeing to Trumps
A judge in Texas says Governor Greg
Abbott gave in to Donald Trumps
request for an election audit almost
instantly, and state officials are
still catching up.
The reality is, Trump demanded it,
he caved in minutes later, Dallas
County Judge Clay Jenkins told CBS
The former president, who for almost
a year has baselessly claimed the
2020 election was stolen, demanded
an audit of Texas vote in an open
letter to Mr Abbott on Thursday.
Despite my big win in Texas, I hear
Texans want an election audit! wrote
Mr Trump, who won the state in November.
Texas needs you to act now Your
citizens dont trust the election
system, and they want your leadership
on this issue, which is the number one
thing they care about.
Hours later, Texas Secretary of States
Office announced that there would be an
audit of the election. But according to
Judge Jenkins, no one at that office
seemed to have a plan for how the audit