Topic: Voter Fraud
The head of North Carolina’s board of elections said more investigation is needed to see if people voted in two states. In other states all but a few questionable voters were found to be due to database quirks, human error and the statistics of
Kelly later admited this statement is false. The new law allows a universal mail-in system for active, registered voters. Ballots are mailed to voters, not printed out. Members of the military and voters who live overseas continue to be able to vote online.
Many hotly contested Texas races produced many false claims on both sides of the isle. Check out if your candidate is telling the truth.
Voter fraud has existed in every election in history, and many forms of voter fraud prevention are now in place. Voter fraud includes deliberately gerrymandering
districts to favor a particular party and passing laws to limit groups of people from having their constitutional right to vote.
The point of gerrymandering is to give your opponents a small number of safe seats, while drawing yourself a larger number of seats that are not quite as safe. This practice of denying true representation is at least partly to blame for the lopsided Republican representation in the House.
Democrats allied with Hillary Rodham Clinton
are mounting a nationwide legal battle seeking to single out voting laws in Texas
Carolina, New Jersey
, Ohio and Wisconsin
participation, especially among minorities, the poor and younger voters,
who disproportionately cast their ballots for Democrats.
Rick Perry, the state’s governor into 2015, signed a law that a federal court said was actually written with the purpose of discriminating against minority voters.
Ninety year-old ex-speaker of the US House, Jim Wright, no longer drives, and his faculty ID card from TCU, where he teaches, so he doesn't meet requirements to vote without a special affidavit. Even Democratic gubernatorial candidate, Sen. Wendy Davis had to get an affidavit in order to vote under the new laws.
Some states do have same-day voter registration, but people have to provide the same level of identification as when
registering in advance. Experts told us there is no additional risk of
non-citizens casting ballots in states with same-day voter registration,
nor is there any evidence that this occurs.