Posts Tagged ‘GOP election fraud’

December 30th, 2022 - 9:05 pm § in Law and Courts, Politics, Republicans

Meadows won’t be prosecuted for voting fraud

Mark Meadows, who left Congress to be Trump’s chief of staff, registered to vote at a North Carolina trailer home (photo below). He and his wife leased the place because he was thinking about running for U.S. Senate in that state. She spent maybe one night there. He never set foot on the prope[...]

December 29th, 2022 - 7:34 pm § in Politics, Republicans

More voting fraud found!

A GOP county elections commissioner in New York will plead guilty to federal voting fraud charges, the Albany Times Union reported on Wednesday, December 28, 2022 (read story here). The FBI arrested Jason T. Schofield (photo, left), 42, in September for using “at least eight voters’ pers[...]

December 23rd, 2022 - 1:25 am § in Donald Trump, Politics, Republicans

Meet the new villains in fake electors plot

“While John Eastman has been singled out,” the Jan. 6 committee learned “it was actually Kenneth Chesebro who was the architect” of the fake elector plot, NBC News reported on Thursday, December 22, 2022, after the committee released its final report (read story here). Cheseb[...]

November 23rd, 2022 - 1:56 am § in Law and Courts, Politics, Republicans

How prevalent is voting fraud in Washington?

Prosecutors have filed criminal charges in 42 voting cases since 2007, and 3 of those were dismissed, according to a Seattle TV station (read story here). Those cases involved a variety of behavior: Voting in two states, voting someone else’s ballot, a mail thief voting stolen ballots. Does th[...]

November 17th, 2022 - 3:36 pm § in Hypocrisy, Law and Courts, Politics, Republicans

GOP “election integrity” legislator signed his daughter’s absentee ballots in 3 elections

A Michigan state senator who campaigned in 2020 on election integrity (and won re-election) signed absentee ballots issued to his daughter in 2010 and for the 2016 primary and general elections. When confronted about the 2010 ballot, he accused his ex-wife of signing it. The signatures on the 2016 b[...]

November 3rd, 2022 - 3:18 pm § in Politics, Republicans

GOP stunt only proved election security works

If Kimberly Zapata (photo, left) intended to demonstrate it’s easy to commit voting fraud, she failed miserably. All she accomplished was getting herself fired from her job as deputy director of the Milwaukee Elections Commission. Zapata had been a city employee about 10 years, but was promote[...]

July 15th, 2022 - 8:03 pm § in Politics

Election fraud found in NY governor’s race

Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY), GOP nominee for New York governor, a prominent promotor of Trump’s election lies, has been accused of election fraud, Newsweek reported on Friday, July 15, 2022 (see story here). When Rep. Zeldin voted against certifying the 2020 election, he argued, “This debate [...]

June 29th, 2022 - 9:23 pm § in Politics

Fake electors identified

Bogus electoral slates were signed by 84 people from 7 states. According to Raw Story, these are the names of the fake electors. For details about their backgrounds, go here. Arizona (11) Nancy Cottle, Loraine B. Pellegrino, Tyler Bowyer, Jake Hoffman, Anthony Kern, Jim Lamon, Robert Montgomery,[...]

May 28th, 2022 - 11:43 am § in Donald Trump, Law and Courts

Indicting Trump for election fraud looking more likely

The best thing that could happen for American democracy is a convicting Trump of a felony to disqualify him from running again. Second best is disbarments and prison time for those who aided and abetted his efforts to steal the 2020 election to deter similar conduct in the future. That includes the [...]

May 17th, 2022 - 1:10 pm § in Donald Trump, Law and Courts, Politics

Wisconsin’s fake electors sued for $2.4 million

“Two Wisconsin Democratic electors and a voter on Tuesday sued Republicans who attempted to cast electoral ballots for Donald Trump in 2020,” ABC News reported on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 (read story here). Lawyers for the plaintiffs, who are seeking $2.4 million from the 10 fake electors[...]