Sarah, Macomb County

I arrived at noon today and although the counting started at 8:30am all of the Trump observers challenged all of the ballot boxes with no good reason. This held up counting until 12:30pm. Every time a new ballot box was brought to a table to be open the many Trump observers challenged every box and for the reason of the challenge the Trump men at my table said it was because “We shouldn’t be doing this in the first place”. So, much time was lost with that stall tactic. As I was there as a Hillary observer I was unable to voice any challenge, however, I had wonderful Green Party people willing to sit with me as there was such a large amount of Trump observers verses the other parties and although the rules were only two observers were allowed per table there were many times 4 or 5 Trump observers would hover over our table and not follow that rule. Continue reading