Senator Marco Rubio also weighed in, saying Broward County election supervisors were guilty of "ongoing violation of Florida law" that "isn’t just annoying incompetence.
Brenda Snipes, the Broward County election chief, found 80,000 ballots AFTER the election ended last week. And now shes currently being investigated for voter fraud. But since shes a Dem, is that why were not hearing more about rigged elections? @MillerStream w/ more:
"There is no question that Broward County Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes failed to comply with Florida law on multiple counts, undermining Floridians' confidence in our electoral process," Bush wrote on Twitter Monday.
BREAKING: Brenda Snipes resigns as Broward Elections Supervisor. Her director Dozel Spencer must also go! He destroyed all ballots from 2016 primary vs. DWS. This is just the beginning, the public & justice demands criminal investigations & prosecutions.
BREAKING: Brenda Snipes submits her resignation as Broward County elections supervisor.
Republicans used Snipes, who oversaw the at times hapless vote counting effort in Broward County, as a foil during the recount, seizing on mistakes made in her office to suggest that fraud was being committed, although no evidence of fraud was ever produced.
SNIPES RESIGNS: Following heavy scrutiny over the election and recount process, Brenda Snipes has submitted her resignation as the Broward County supervisor of elections –
Broward County’s Election Supervisor Brenda Snipes is out as well.
Palm Beach County elections supervisor Susan Bucher said that the lawsuit Scott filed might be racist, or something, and she threatened to arrest reporters for filming and photographing…the public canvassing meeting.
You must enter the characters with black color that stand out from the other characters Message: * A friend wanted you to see this item from WRAL.com: http://wr.al/1DYIu — Brenda Snipes has submitted her resignation as the supervisor of elections for Broward County, Florida, after the completion of a recount that brought renewed scrutiny of her tenure, according to the South Florida Sun Sentinel.
Brenda Snipes Submits Resignation as Broward County Supervisor of Elections | NBC 6 South Florida. Don’t let the door hit you on the way out!
Snipes, 75, had been condemned by both Republicans and Democrats after her office failed to submit tallies in the U.S. Senate race between Rick Scott and Bill Nelson on time.
For the 2018 midterms, her office sent voters a sample ballot that was different from the actual ballot used on Election Day, which made it difficult to locate the U.S. Senate race.
One reason the accusations of Republicans stuck is because Snipes has a history of legal issues during her time as the head of elections for the county.
Browards controversial supervisor of elections, Brenda Snipes, has submitted her resignation. Effective January. #FloridaRecount #FlaPol
Brenda Snipes submits her resignation as Broward elections supervisor #Finally
GREAT NEWS! Brenda Snipes, the Commander in Chief of Election Fraud in Broward County, is resigning! One by one, were draining the swamp. #BrendaSnipes
With the conclusion of a frenetic 2018 cycle in the Sunshine State, Snipes called it quits (via Sun Sentinel): Just hours after finishing a tumultuous election recount, Broward Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes submitted her resignation, ending a 15-year tenure full of botched elections, legal disputes and blistering criticism.
From shoddy absentee ballot distribution to illegally destroying congressional primary ballots, Snipes has been at the center of it all: She’s been subject to waves of criticism for long lines and slow vote counts in multiple elections.
A Florida judge ruled that Snipes violated state and federal laws when she destroyed ballots too soon after the 2016 election, despite one of the Democratic candidates in a primary race taking her to court to preserve the ballots and a federal requirement that mandates ballots be kept for 22 months after an election.
Burnadette Norris-Weeks, an attorney for the Supervisor of Elections Office, first told The Sun-Sentinel that Snipes would step down.
Good Riddence! Broward County Commissioner of Elections Dr. Brenda Snipes resigns. (Via @KarenMonsour12).
Brenda Snipes submits her resignation as Broward elections supervisor