Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs strongly defended her state’s process for conducting the election and counting ballots on Wednesday, describing their poll watching methods to CNN’s Wolf Blitzer — and smacking down an online conspiracy theory for good measure.
With Wisconsin and Michigan both being called for Joe Biden, President Donald Trump’s path to 270 electoral college votes has become increasingly narrow but not impossible. The votes being counted in remaining states like Arizona are understandably under a high degree of scrutiny.
Blitzer asked Hobbs about accusations on social media of “nefarious things” happening as the ballots were being counted, and for her to explain what safeguards they had in place.
Hobbs confirmed that both