A hearing in Michigan on Wednesday regarding voter fraud in the presidential election went viral over alleged flatulence and testimony from an unruly witness.
During the nearly five-hour hearing before the Michigan state legislature, President TrumpDonald John TrumpFederal watchdog accuses VOA parent company of wrongdoing under Trump appointee Lawsuit alleges 200K Georgia voters were wrongly purged from registration list Ivanka Trump gives deposition in lawsuit alleging misuse of inauguration funds MORE’s personal attorney Rudy GiulianiRudy GiulianiChoking — not cheating — was Trump’s undoing List of Republicans breaking with Trump grows longer Trump rants against election results for 46 minutes in new video post MORE and other witnesses repeated debunked claims of voter fraud and election misconduct, according to MLive.com.
HuffPost reporter Ryan J. Reilly shared a video on Twitter of Giuliani passionately answering a question about Attorney General William BarrBill BarrList of Republicans breaking with Trump grows longer Trump blasts special counsel Durham for moving too slowly Trump rants against election results for 46 minutes in new video post MORE’s statement that federal prosecutors had not found evidence of election fraud that would influence the outcome.
During the clip, what sounds like flatulence can be heard as he’s speaking.
A second clip by Reilly was shared 2.3 million times.
I present this clip of Rudy Giuliani testifying without editing or commentary. (Watch for the ) pic.twitter.com/h4ndjLO56p
— Ryan J. Reilly (@ryanjreilly) December 3, 2020
Another clip from the hearing went viral of a witness telling the panel baseless accusations of widespread voter fraud.
Roughly 30 seconds into the clip, she interrupts a Michigan representatives trying to ask a follow-up question to a statement she made.
Giuliani can be seen reaching over to her, tapping her arm, and then tapping the table. He appeared to be trying to get the witness’ attention.
a drunk woman is trump team’s star witness in michigan pic.twitter.com/qGxEI3hp2G
— marisa kabas (@MarisaKabas) December 3, 2020
The clip has been viewed more than 17.7 million times, and the phrase “When Rudy” was trending in response.
The hearing did not show any evidence of widespread voter fraud by the time it was over, according to the Detroit Free Press.
Michigan certified President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenLawsuit alleges 200K Georgia voters were wrongly purged from registration list GOP lawmaker blasts incoming freshman over allegations of presidential voter fraud Haaland has competition to be first Native American to lead Interior MORE’s victory in the state last Monday, a state he won by roughly 150,000 votes.