Since the 2020 election, states across the country have seen a slow exodus of election officials prompted by an unprecedented level of misinformation [bahahahahahahahahahaha], harassment and threats, according to election experts and officials.
Efforts to discredit and overturn election results have been fueled and supported on a national scale by MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, who pushed false conspiracy theories about the 2020 election after Donald Trump lost his reelection bid. This past weekend, Lindell hosted the "Moment of Truth Summit," where hundreds of people gathered in Springfield, Missouri, to hear him and other election deniers rail against voting machines and discuss their ongoing efforts to contest the 2020 vote by, among other things, petitioning election officials for voting machine information and election data.
Very long, biased article peppered with tear jerking anecdotes.
If US elections are going to be marked by integrity, people who are invested in the old ways, so easily corrupted, are going to have to change or hit the highway.