Joseph SimonsonDecember 5, 20208min
Following weeks of court defeats across the country, President Trump’s legal team is hopeful that newly obtained security footage from a ballot-counting facility in Georgia may have given their campaign to overturn election results some rare, and much-needed, traction. The video, taken from inside the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, purports to show ballot counters […]

Joseph SimonsonOctober 16, 202011min
Joe Biden’s recollection that he was once “arrested” in apartheid South Africa, along with black congressional colleagues, was one of many statements he had to walk back during the Democratic primaries. But the eventual acknowledgment by Biden, now the Democratic presidential nominee, that the 1976 incident didn’t happen as described contained a new set of […]

Joseph SimonsonSeptember 19, 202011min
A senior cybersecurity adviser to Joe Biden’s presidential campaign spent years affiliating with a hacking organization and boasted on a personal blog about breaking into her neighbor’s computers. Jackie Singh, who joined the Biden campaign in July as a senior cyber incident responder and threat analyst, was an affiliate of the hacking organization the Gay […]