They ought to have been doing so for the last 12 years.
United States Attorneys Jointly Announce Election Day Program
U.S. Attorney’s Office October 05, 2012
Eastern District of Wisconsin (414) 297-1700
United States Attorney John W. Vaudreuil of the Western District of Wisconsin and United States Attorney James L. Santelle of the Eastern District of Wisconsin announced today that they have appointed Assistant United States Attorneys to lead the efforts of their respective offices in connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Day Program for the upcoming November 6, 2012 elections.
AUSA Peter Jarosz has been appointed to serve as the election officer for the Western District of Wisconsin, which covers Madison and approximately the Western two-thirds of the state. AUSA Richard Frohling has been appointed to serve as the election officer for the Eastern District, which covers Milwaukee and approximately the Eastern one-third of the state. As election officers, AUSA Jarosz and AUSA Frohling are responsible for overseeing their districts’ handling of complaints of election fraud and voting rights abuses in consultation with Justice Department Headquarters in Washington.
United States Attorney Vaudreuil said, “Voting should be free from corruption and discrimination. The Department of Justice will act promptly and aggressively to ensure that is the case.”