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Trump voter fraud commission

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  • Center Left
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    Central, FL
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    Team Trump requested voter information from all of the states.

    Today information was not handled properly. Intentional ?

    I read about this on social media. First comment said: Lawyers, This is a class action law suit being handed to you by the White House on a silver platter.

    google.com/amp/s/washingtonpost.com/amp...

  • Liberal Democrat
    Democrat
    Kenosha, WI
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    The request is for SS numbers too besides names and addresses. What do we think is the motivation for this?
  • Center Left
    Independent
    Central, FL
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    Targeting the opposition mostly. Targeting those R's or I's who didn't vote or contribute to meet standards is next.
  • Liberal
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    Durham, NH
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    NH is one of the few states that is more than willing to hand over all this info to these POS's. Most likely because our SOS is a member of the commission and Gov Sununu is a member of the infamous Sununu republican cartel that has tried to screw us for years.

    The town council and town administrator where I live just sent a letter back to him refusing to share the info. Of course, I live in one of the most liberal towns in NH and most other towns are tripping over themselves to share their voter info with this sleazy commission.

  • Liberal Democrat
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    Kenosha, WI
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    I think that the Trump administration should get this in response to voter records requests:

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  • Independent
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    Damn straight.
  • Liberal Democrat
    Democrat
    Kenosha, WI
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    More like a voter suppression movement.
  • Liberal Democrat
    Democrat
    Tucson, AZ
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    The last time that a Democrat won a statewide office in Georgia was in 2006, so Stacy Abrams is certainly bucking a trend.

    https://ballotpedia.org/Georgia_Secretary_of_State_election,_2018

    The guy she is running against, Brian Kemp, is the current secretary of state, which means he oversees the election for governor. Conveniently, that's exactly the office in running for.

    (can you say, "conflict of interest?)

    Kemp has put a hold on 53,00 voter registrations (70% of whom are black voters).

    As result, Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams' campaign is calling on Republican Secretary of State Brian Kemp to resign following a report his office is using a controversial verification law to effectively suppress the minority vote in their race to become the state's next governor.

    Kemp has also come under fire from voting rights advocates for canceling more than a million "inactive" voters from Georgia's rolls since becoming the state's chief elections officer in 2010. The practice was upheld by the Supreme Court in a 5-4 ruling in June. The state purged a total of 1.5 million voters between the 2012 and 2016 elections, according to a report from the Brennan Center for Justice.

      The "exact match" system was used by Kemp's office from 2013 to 2016, during which nearly 35,000 applications were rejected, with minorities disproportionately affected, according to a lawsuit that was settled in 2017. That agreement seemed to put an end to the practice, but the GOP-held legislature quickly embedded it in new legislation.

      cnn.com/2018/10/11/politics/georgia-gov...

      Republicans, of course, have been engaging in this nonsense for a long time.

      In 2012, Arizona Secretary of State Ken Bennett (the guy who oversees elections) was also the co-chairman for the presidential campaign for Mitt Romney. I asked him to resign, but this was his response :

      https://image.shutterstock.com/z/stock-photo-grumpy-man-giving-the-middle-finger-158875973.jpg

      Similarly, in 2004, Ohio's secretary of state, Ken Blackwell, also served as the co-chair to re-elect George W. Bush.

      http://tohell-andback.blogspot.com/2012/05/speak-your-mind.html

      Ohio, if you remember, was THE swing state that gave George W. his second term of office.

      Truth be told, Bush was never a legitimate president, since he literally STOLE both elections.

      http://tohell-andback.blogspot.com/2012/02/i-am-not-crook.html

      We all remember the "hanging shards" from the 2000 election, but few people remember that Michael Connell, a top internet Republican strategist, who was set to testify in a case alleging election tampering in the 2004 election died in a mysterious plane crash.

      https://www.democracynow.org/2008/12/22/republican_it_specialist_dies_in_plane

      Somehow, this reminds me of an episode of "the sopranos"

    • Independent
      Ft.myers, FL
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      Guy nothing new there; you should know by now that we live in an super corrupt society. I wrote about that many times.

      First of all the whole election system is asking for corruption the way it is set up. Get rid of the "electoral college". Get rid of the "lobbyists". Get rid of "money" in elections; limit "cost" per candidate to $150.000. No adds on TV or other media; only "posters" allowed on one central location. No flyers etc. in the mail; let alone "bully" the opposition. Have only TV discussions with a non partisan "monitor" and answer questions from the voters. The ballots should be designed to be clear and not contain "legal" or "confusing" language. The thing I got in the mail can't even be deciphered by an law professor. There are at least two full pages dealing with amendments to the FL Constitution; ridiculous.