California “lost” over 10 million mail-in ballots in 2022.
Over 10 million individuals that were sent out mail-in ballots (as component of California’s program of sending out every signed up citizen a mail-in tally) did not utilize them to enact the 2022 political election. This does not suggest they are missing out on.
On Jan 18, 2023, a number of conventional information electrical outlets consisting of Breitbart News released cases that there were 10.8 million “unaccounted for” mail-in ballots in California’s 2022 political elections. PJ Media, a constant marketer of overstated cases regarding the supposed risks of mail-in ballot, defined those ballots as “lost” in their heading
Each of these records birded the exact same January 2023 record provided by the Public Interest Legal Foundation (PILF). PILF, whose chairman is Cleta Mitchell, an attorney existing on previous President Trump’s contact us to the Georgia Secretary of State to “ locate” extra elect Trump following his loss in the 2020 political election, has a well-documented performance history of abusing or misunderstanding information to make spurious factors regarding mail-in ballots or noncitizens enacting American political elections.
Snopes profiled PILF and also their overtly bad-faith methods in an October 2020 examination.
PILF’s case concerning the 2022 California political election and also 10.8 million “unaccounted for” ballots depends on defining ballots sent out to signed up citizens that did not wind up ballot in the political election as missing out on. As PILF’s record cases, “there were more than 10 million ballots left outstanding, meaning election officials do not know what happened to them.”