Senator Ted Cruz doesn’t want to wait to get the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) to rule on the pending election drama unfolding in Pennsylvania.
“Today, an emergency appeal was filed in the U.S. Supreme Court challenging the election results in Pennsylvania,” said Cruz in an urgent statement. “This appeal raises serious legal issues, and I believe the Court should hear the case on an expedited basis.”
Breitbart News reported that “the lawsuit at the center of controversy, led by Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) and Republican congressional candidate Sean Parnell, questions the constitutionality of universal mail-in voting in the state, specifically Pennsylvania’s Act 77.”
Cruz argued the new election laws in Pennsylvania violate the state’s constitution:
The Pennsylvania Constitution requires in-person voting, except in narrow and defined circumstances. Late last year, the Pennsylvania Legislature passed a law that purported to allow universal mail-in voting, notwithstanding the Pennsylvania Constitution’s express prohibition.
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