Sau Lan Staats, President of Phoenix S&T and Founder of SimBalance, Inc. and a Chinese descendent from Hong Kong, said “seeing things going downhill so fast, freedom lost in such a short time, it just really wakes me up. … [The US] will be like Hong Kong very soon, and then eventually, it will be like China.”

Carlos Antonio De Bourbon Montenegro, 53, and Marcos Raul Arevalo, 34, were charged with one count each of conspiracy to commit voter fraud, eight counts of voter fraud, four counts of procuring and offering a false or forged instrument, and other charges, said the DA’s office in a news release.