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WATCH: Who is paying for the Trump campaign’s lawsuits?


States are moving forward with the process of certifying their election results on time, including those that are confronting ongoing litigation from the president’s lawyers. That includes Georgia, where Brad Raffensperger, the Republican secretary of state, announced that there would be a recount.
PBS NewsHour White House Correspondent Yamiche Alcindor said that the Trump campaign is funding the lawsuits they have filed in various states and that American taxpayer dollars are not being used for those suits. But the campaign is refusing to disclose how much money they are raising from supporters in this moment, so it’s still not clear where their fundraising efforts stand at this point.
“Are they raising millions of dollars or thousands of dollars? Are they running out of money? Those are all questions that I think will really help us understand better how long this [litigation] can go on,” Alcindor said while answering audience questions about the state of Trump’s lawsuits alongside fellow PBS NewsHour correspondent Amna Nawaz on Nov. 13

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