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BALLOT SCAM by RW in PA

   As the FarRight screamer were squeaking about ballot fraud in PA, it smelled from the get go.    Now, the media is reporting:  this was a training error and not  Mail Ballot Fraud.   

 

   The FarRight will scream cover-up....because that is what they do.   They have yet to explain how that the results on the ballots were released to the Public and anyone opening those envelopes committed a crime.

 

    The FarRight tiny minds missed the bigger picture, which was to attempt by the GOP to  takeover  the Election process (of which they know nothing).    so everyone put down your coffee and the GOP are making claims about "integrity" as they push to take over the election process.     

     And oh yeah and donald is suing because poll watchers were not allowed into a non-event ( watching people registering to vote).     

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@afisher wrote:

   As the FarRight screamer were squeaking about ballot fraud in PA, it smelled from the get go.    Now, the media is reporting:  this was a training error and not  Mail Ballot Fraud.   

 

   The FarRight will scream cover-up....because that is what they do.   They have yet to explain how that the results on the ballots were released to the Public and anyone opening those envelopes committed a crime.

 

    The FarRight tiny minds missed the bigger picture, which was to attempt by the GOP to  takeover  the Election process (of which they know nothing).    so everyone put down your coffee and the GOP are making claims about "integrity" as they push to take over the election process.     

     And oh yeah and donald is suing because poll watchers were not allowed into a non-event ( watching people registering to vote).     


I posted this before but here are some highlights to add to this subject in here.

This happened in the Pa. Primary in the spring. Trump was the only one on the ballot under Reb. so all he needed in the election to win was one vote. There were 21 ballots involved. 7 had voted for Trump. That means 14 cast no vote for Pres. or voted for someone else to the Rep. Candidate. 

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Just so folks know what poll watchers really do, here's a bit from BuzzFeed

 

The whole practice of poll watching is an exercise in building confidence in the integrity of elections.

For observers who are sent to the polls by a party or campaign, the main objective of poll watching is to make sure that their party or candidate has a fair chance at winning the election by ensuring proper procedures are followed. They also track turnout, but aside from notifying election officials or party officials of any issues they see, they are not allowed to intervene in or interfere with the process.

"The observer just observes and reports on what they see," Jankowicz told BuzzFeed News. "The election observers aren't there to change any outcome. They are there to document what they see."

What aren't they allowed to do?

Poll watchers cannot campaign inside polling locations, and they cannot wear or provide any campaign material. Some states expressly forbid election observers from taking photos and sitting in certain places.

Poll watchers are also — and this is VERY important — not allowed to intimidate voters by any means, which is punishable by state and federal laws.

"It's illegal in every state to harass or intimidate a voter away from voting," said Suzanne Almeida, interim executive director of Common Cause Pennsylvania. "There are specific rules in the election code about not standing in the way of a voter and their franchise, and so poll watchers can't do that either."

While the rules differ from state to state, they are generally not allowed to interact with voters and state laws usually dictate where they can observe the process at the polling place — if they're allowed there at all.

 

For example, poll watchers can't walk by people waiting in line to vote and say, "You know it's a felony to vote if you're not registered," said Bob Brandon, president and CEO of the Fair Elections Center.

"That would be totally inappropriate," Brandon told BuzzFeed News.

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