Supporters of President Donald Trump demonstrate in a "Stop the Steal" rally outside the Maricopa County's Election Department office in Phoenix on November 7th.
Arizona-elected President-elect Joe Biden was certified as the winner of the state's eleven votes on Monday afternoon, while Wisconsin will do so later that day after two reports from the county that increased Biden's lead in the state by 87 votes to 20,695 votes.
The two battlefields were the only remaining states out of about six whose goal the Trump campaign was to flip in one combination or another to make a plausible claim on the 38 additional votes he would need to win a second term .
However, President Trump remained defiant – he tweeted and told a personable television host that his apparent loss was the result of massive electoral fraud, despite the fact that his campaign did not show any evidence of widespread illegal voting.
The president tweeted Saturday that the end of the Wisconsin recount opened the door to a lawsuit that challenged enough votes to dismiss the results there, which was due to be filed by Tuesday.
This weekend, a Wisconsin voter filed a lawsuit with the Wisconsin Supreme Court asking its judges to dismiss the November 3 election results on the grounds that it was illegal to use mailboxes for postal ballots and to hold another election or Having the Republican of the State Legislature appoints its 10 presidential voters.
However, similar legal strategies across the country have repeatedly failed. The Trump campaign has lost 39 lawsuits since Election Day and won only one victory in Pennsylvania State Court, banning the counting of a few hundred tentative ballots in the state of Biden with more than 80,000 votes under the progressive voting group Democracy Docket.
The Trump campaign suffered what was perhaps its most significant legal defeat in the U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday when it attempted to cast millions of votes in Pennsylvania based on unfounded allegations that votes were counted without the supervision of the Republican poll observers.
"Free, fair elections are the lifeblood of our democracy," said the decision. “The injustice charge is grave. But calling a choice unfair doesn't make it that way. Fees require specific allegations and then proof. We don't have any here. "
There are only eight days left before states have to send their certified presidential election results to the United States Archivist, and voters across the country will officially cast their votes for the president on December 14.