MA Republican Investigated for Massive Absentee Ballot Fraud Scheme to Defeat Fellow Republican
Longtime readers of The BRAD BLOG know, by now, that disenfranchising polling place Photo ID restrictions have nothing to do with stopping voter fraud, and everything to do with stopping legal, Democratic-leaning voters from casting their legal vote.
They also know that while Republicans have long pretended there is massive Democratic voter fraud occurring, what they don’t want you to know is how many Republicans — very high-level Republicans, in fact — are actually committing real fraud (both election fraud and voter fraud), as we summarized once again last week after four GOP U.S. House staffers of Rep. Thad McCotter (R-MI) were charged with 36 criminal felony and misdemeanor election fraud-related charges for allegedly turning in fake signatures and petitions in a failed scheme to get McCotter on the ballot this year.
And what do we learn just days later? Another Republican appears to be involved in another massive election scheme — this time, to fraudulently defeat a fellow Republican. And, as is almost always the case, no polling place Photo ID restrictions in the world would have deterred the allegedly fraudulent absentee ballot scheme (which is said to have included illegally changing Democratic registrations into Republican ones, among other appalling crimes)…
FULL STORY: http://www.bradblog.com/?p=9485