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Trump campaign will again ask U.S. high court to upend election results By Reuters

Trump campaign will again ask U.S. high court to upend election results By Reuters
Trump campaign will again ask U.S. high court to upend election results

President Donald Trump returns to the White House after treatment for the coronavirus at the White House in Washington By Jan Wolfe (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's campaign said on Sunday it would again ask the U.A candidate needs 270 Electoral College votes to win the White House.In a statement issued by the campaign, Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani said the campaign had filed a petition asking the high court to reverse three rulings by a Pennsylvania state court interpreting the state's rules for mail-in ballots.“The Campaign’s petition seeks to reverse three decisions which eviscerated the Pennsylvania Legislature’s protections against mail ballot fraud," Giuliani said in a statement.

Giuliani said the filing sought all "appropriate remedies," including an order allowing Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled legislature to award the state's 20 electoral votes to Trump.Biden won 306 of those votes to Trump's 232 and defeated the Republican president by more than 7 million ballots in the popular vote.

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