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A venture capitalist who donated $2.5 million to a pro-Trump group trying to find evidence of fraud in the US election wants a refund after being disappointed with the group's efforts.

Fred Eshelman is suing True the Vote Inc., a monitoring organization in Houston, to reclaim the money.

The lawsuit says Eshelman sent $2 million to True the Vote on November 5, two days after Election Day.

He sent another $500,000 two days later, a total of $2.5 million in search of, well, something. His new autobiography, “I’m a really stupid guy with too much money” hits bookshelves in a few weeks.

He’s disappointed with the results. I should say.

And in other news, the recount that Trump’s team paid $3 million to fund in Wisconsin has returned results. In a race with over 460,000 votes cast, the recount has added to Trump vote total ... a whopping increase of ... 125 votes.

So good job.

Unfortunately it also added to Biden’s vote total by 257 votes.

The campaign was required to pay for the recount in advance, and Wisconsin officials are breathing a sigh of relief over that requirement.
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