House committee holds hearing on Maricopa County election audit

According to a news release, the full committee hearing is being called "to assess the election ‘audit’ in Maricopa County, Arizona, conducted by Cyber Ninjas, Inc., and how this and similar audits undermine public confidence in elections and threaten our democracy."

Fact Focus: Arizona election review spurs false claims online

Since findings from a controversial election audit was released, bits of the firm’s findings, including from various drafts of its report, proliferated on social media, driving a surge in false posts suggesting the election results were flawed. Here’s a closer look at some of the claims.

2020 election audit: Cyber Ninjas set to hand over findings Aug. 23

The results of the months-long audit of Maricopa County's 2.1 million ballots are expected to be released to Senate Republicans today. Democrats heading the U.S. House Oversight and Reform Committee are demanding the firm handling the audit, Cyber Ninjas, turn over the documents related to the audit immediately.