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If by "it," you mean a formal action by the Congress that might have called the election results into question, it did not almost happen.

No. The execution of politicians. They were gunning for key Dems, and a few of their own (like Pence). They said they were serious, and I take them at their word.

It could have been like the Iraqi coup of Saddam. Anyone speaking against him was taken away (and tortured/shot). In this case, they kill a few politicos, and then expect the rest of the chamber to "confirm" their choice. It didn't get to that point, but they only missed Pelosi and Pence by minutes. Part b) then would have had to save us, but fortunately we didn't have to test that. This time.
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