“I always have something with me now,” she told Reuters.All eyes were on Detroit — and Winfrey's efforts — in November as dozens of angry Trump supporters heeded Trump's paranoia and ascended on Detroit's TCF Center, which had been converted into an absentee ballot processing facility, demanding that election workers stop the count because Trump was trailing in the count and, in their eyes, if they stopped the count Trump would stop losing. They also made false claims about widespread voter fraud and taunted reporters and Black Lives Matter counter-protesters. Many tried to force their way into the TCF Center. Some had guns.
Here are 2 signs placed by the current Detroit City Clerk with the wrong polling times.— Rashida Tlaib (@RashidaTlaib) August 3, 2021
It's 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.!
These signs are at Henry Ford School & Detroit School of Arts.
The lack of accountability for this type of incompetence continues to enable it all. @ACLUofMichigan pic.twitter.com/qNwApsbohP
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