CNN’s Pamela Brown kicked off her new anchoring gig by interviewing Madison Cawthorn (R-NC), and she ended up putting the freshman congressman under enormous pressure for his stance that the 2020 election was tainted by fraud.
Cawthorn was one of over 147 Republicans who voted against Congress’ certification of the 2020 results, just after Donald Trump’s supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol in an unlawful attempt to overturn the election. This was the predominant subject of Cawthon’s interview with Brown, who pressed him for what evidence did he have to suggest that the election was corrupted.
Cawthorn focused on Wisconsin, claiming that the state legislature was “circumvented” during the election. When Brown asked for “specific examples of election fraud,”