Green Party standing up for fair election system: Stein

Defeated US Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein says her party is standing up for an election system that Americans can trust.

Stein made the remarks on Friday night after she officially requested a vote recount in the state of Wisconsin where she intends to challenge the presidential election results.

“We are standing up for an election system that we can trust; for voting systems that respect and encourage our vote, and make it possible for all of us to exercise our constitutional right to vote,” she said.

“We demand voting systems that are accurate, secure and accountable to the people. This is part of a larger commitment to election reform that our campaign and the Green Party has long stood for, which includes open debates, an end to voter ID laws and voter suppression, and ranked choice voting,” she sated.

Stein added that nearly five million dollars has been raised to push for the recount.

Stein submitted the recount request to…

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