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The Republican group alleges that mail-in voting reforms passed in 2019 with the blessing of state GOP legislative leaders are unconstitutional.
A group of Pennsylvania Republicans are seeking to toss out a GOP-backed voting reform bill that passed in October 2019.

Their lawsuit seeks to invalidate millions of mail-in ballots cast in the 2020 presidential election.

The lawsuit, filed in the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania, alleges that Act 77, which allowed for no excuse mail-in voting, should be deemed "unconstitutional."

Some 2.6 million voters in Pennsylvania cast mail-in ballots in the 2020 election.

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A group of Pennsylvania Republicans, led by US Representative Mike Kelly and 2020 congressional candidate Sean Parnell, are suing Gov. Tom Wolf, the GOP-controlled General Assembly, and Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar, seeking to toss out a major voting reform bill that passed last year and thus invalidate millions of mail-in ballots cast in the 2020 presidential election.

The lawsuit, filed in the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania, alleges that Act 77, which was signed into law in October 2019 and created…
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