“This is absolutely appalling,” tweeted Kinzinger, who has become one of the most vocal Republican critics of President Trump’s attempts to overturn the 2020 election. “To every member of Congress considering objecting to the election results, you cannot- in light of this- do so with a clean conscience. #RestoreOurGOP”
In the recording, obtained by the Washington Post, Trump asks Raffensperger to “find” over 11,000 ballots to overcome the deficit between himself and President-elect Biden in the Peach State.
“I just want to find 11,780 votes, which is one more than we have. Because we won the state,” Trump says in the recording.