1st Amendment Praetorian

1st Amendment Praetorian is a right-wing paramilitary organization that works with far-right influencers to provide security at political events and has singled out claims of voter fraud as key to its “intelligence” mission.


Chafian, Cindy

Cindy Chafian is a longtime conservative political activist who founded the Eighty Percent Coalition (EPC) shortly before the Jan. 6 insurrection—after allegedly being sidelined by the Women for America First organization that she had worked for on and off since 2019.


Eighty Percent Coalition

The Eighty Percent Coalition (EPC) was founded in late 2020 by Cindy Chafian (formerly affiliated with Women for America First), largely to unite conservatives around shared beliefs such as questioning the validity of the 2020 presidential election, according to WUSA9.


Lewis, Robert Patrick

Robert Patrick Lewis is a founding member of 1st Amendment Praetorian, a right-wing paramilitary organization with ties to some of the most prominent election deniers and extremists in Trump’s inner circle.


Oltmann, Joe

About Joe Oltmann is a Colorado businessman and failed car salesman who rose to national prominence when he falsely claimed to have evidence of a Dominion Voting Machines employee telling Antifa members he had helped rig the 2020 election against Donald Trump.  Relatively unknown outside of Colorado business and legal circles—he has been involved with … Read more