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When 1,099 Felons Vote In A Race Won By 312 Ballots

dwsmokin Wrote: Aug 14, 2012 12:39 AM
Bingo. When is the last time a Republican suddenly "discovered" a box of filled out ballots in the trunk of the car? Or the last time a Republican group was convicted of voter fraud for registering multiple voters at different precincts, or dead people, or felons? Yet we are haters simply because we want one live person to exercise their right to vote-and only once. What a sad state of affairs.
In the eyes of the Obama administration, most Democratic lawmakers and left-leaning editorial pages across the country, voter fraud is a problem that doesn't exist. Allegations of fraud, they say, are little more than pretexts conjured up by Republicans to justify voter ID laws designed to suppress Democratic turnout.

That argument becomes much harder to make after reading a discussion of the 2008 Minnesota Senate race in "Who's Counting?", a new book by conservative journalist John Fund and former Bush Justice Department official Hans von Spakovsky. Although the authors cover the whole range of voter fraud issues, their chapter on Minnesota...