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Originally posted by Benevolent Heretic
Originally posted by mrmonsoon
He did not have the correct paperwork, that is all the required signatures.
This Video shows the actual requirements (Senate Rule 2). The Senate was wrong.
Reid said the Senate was awaiting that court ruling by the state court that tests whether the White has to put his signature on Burris' letter of appointment.
Originally posted by Mercenary2007
and the Secretary of State is responsible to make sure anyone elected or appointed to the senate, house or Potus is eligible to hold the office. and without the Secretary of State signature on the certification papers. the appointment or election is not valid!
3. The Secretary of the Senate shall send copies of the following recommended forms to the governor and secretary of state of each State wherein an election is about to take place or an appointment is to be made so that they may use such forms if they see fit.
THE RECOMMENDED FORMS FOR CERTIFICATE OF ELECTION AND CERTIFICATE OF APPOINTMENT ARE AS FOLLOWS: