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August 2, 2021

USA Today

By: Jerry H. Goldfeder

External Authors: Lincoln Mitchell

In a USA Today opinion piece titled “We warned in March 2019 of a coup attempt if Trump lost the 2020 election. We were right.,” Stroock election lawyer Jerry H. Goldfeder and Columbia University Professor Lincoln Mitchell discuss what Trump’s claims of election fraud and 2020’s post-presidential election rioting portent for upcoming elections. In the face of what has taken place, they express concern about the prospect of future free, fair and democratic elections in the United States and warn about the importance of rigorous political analysis, legal guardrails, and an alert citizenry to preserve democracy. 

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