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Voter Fraud

Ryan J. Reilly

Only Case Of Voter Fraud Cited In Wisconsin Voter ID Ruling Involved A Scott Walker Fan

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

The only example of voter fraud that the Wisconsin Supreme Court cited Thursday when it upheld a state voter ID law signed by Gov. Scott Walker (R) wa...

Republicans Claim They Uncovered Voter Fraud After Posting A Reward

Reuters | Posted 06.12.2014 | Politics

By Jonathan Kaminsky June 12 (Reuters) - Alabama Republicans, who offered a $1,000 reward for substantiated reports of voter fraud in ...

Republicans Offer $1,000 Reward For Voter Fraud Crimes That Haven't Been Committed Yet

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

As Alabama voters headed to the polls on Tuesday for the state's 2014 election primaries, Republicans made it clear on Monday that they will be out in...

Rand Paul: Voter ID Is Great, Just Don't Talk Too Much About It

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.14.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) believes voter ID laws are perfectly fine, just as long as Republicans don't speak too loudly about them. The Kentucky Repub...

Richard Nixon's Son-In-Law And State GOP Chairman Accused Of Voter Fraud

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 05.13.2014 | Politics

The chairman of the Republican Party of New York, who is former President Richard Nixon's son-in-law, was accused by Democrats of voter fraud. The...

Judicial Progress on Voter ID

Joshua A. Douglas | Posted 07.01.2014 | Politics
Joshua A. Douglas

The tides are turning on voter ID. Within the past week, a federal judge in Wisconsin and a state judge in Arkansas invalided their states' strict voter ID laws, and a Pennsylvania judge refused to reconsider his January decision striking down Pennsylvania's voter ID law.

Ryan J. Reilly

In-Person Voter Fraud Is Virtually Nonexistent, Federal Judge Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Trying to crack down on in-person voter fraud isn't a strong enough justification for Wisconsin's voter ID law, a federal judge ruled Tu...

Open Letter to the Republican Party

Paul Steven Stone | Posted 06.24.2014 | Politics
Paul Steven Stone

"Voter fraud" has the same believability and cover story value as euphemisms like, "Enhanced Interrogations" or "Clean Coal." Everybody knows what you're doing, and can see through your lies, even while you deny doing anything and continue to behave in the same manner.

Rand Paul: GOP 'May Have Over-Emphasized' Voter Fraud Fears

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 04.23.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) speculated that the Republican Party may be exaggerating the extent of voter fraud, as more GOP-controlled states pass new vote...

West Virginia Secretary Of State Accuses Koch-Backed Group Of 'Misleading' Voters

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 04.24.2014 | Politics

West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant attacked Americans for Prosperity, a conservative nonprofit backed by billionaires Charles and David ...

Democrats Should Widen Focus on Voter Suppression

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.14.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Republicans want to make it harder to vote, Democrats want to make it easier. It's a simple concept, and it's one that strikes at a foundational belief most Americans share: Things always get better throughout American history, never worse.

Obama: The 'Real Voter Fraud' Comes From 'People Who Try To Deny Our Rights'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama delivered a fiery speech against Republicans on Friday, charging that the GOP is threatening voting rights in America. Appea...

Improving the Voter Experience

Nancy LeaMond | Posted 06.11.2014 | Fifty
Nancy LeaMond

With so many important issues facing the electorate this fall and in 2016, voters have a lot at stake. If recent elections are any indication, we can expect older voters to turn out in droves. We want to make sure that these voters -- indeed, voters of all ages -- have a quality experience and an opportunity to exercise their civic responsibility.

The Republican 'Great White Hope:' Manipulating Election Laws

Stanley Kutler | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics
Stanley Kutler

We have been victimized by carefully-calibrated public relations campaigns alleging that loyal, upstanding, law-abiding Americans are being negated by voter corruption. It is not true. Make no mistake: This is a Republican, corporate-funded effort to exclude American citizens from the voting process.

Former Drug Offender Acquitted In Voter Fraud Case

AP | RYAN J. FOLEY | Posted 03.20.2014 | Politics

KEOKUK, Iowa (AP) — A former drug offender who believed her voting rights had been restored when she cast a ballot last year was acquitted of perjur...

Republicans Using Fake Websites to Trick Donors Is Just the Start

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 04.10.2014 | Politics
Tarun Wadhwa

Not thinking anything of it he entered his financial information and hit submit. What he didn't notice was the small print at the bottom of the screen.

Iowa Republican Spent $150,000 To Expose Voter Fraud, Instead Found Nothing Significant

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 12.17.2013 | Politics

Eighteen months and $150,000 later, a rigorous voter fraud investigation commissioned by Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz (R) has failed to produc...

11 Imaginary Republican Enemies That Could Give Bigfoot A Run For Its Money

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

There is no hard evidence that Bigfoot exists, but that hasn't kept cable television networks from feeding the American public shows happy to pretend it does.

Here's How Often Undocumented Immigrants Commit Voter Fraud In Arizona

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.18.2013 | Latino Voices

Contrary to the claims of conservative officials in Arizona, undocumented immigrants rarely commit voter fraud in the state, according to a new report...

Rick Perry Surrogate Ties Obamacare To Voter Fraud

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 09.29.2013 | Politics

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott (R) has a theory as to how Obamacare was able become law, and it places a lot of responsibility on voting at the po...

Republicans and Their Myths -- If Republicans Say It, the Opposite Must Be True

Leslie K. Stein | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics
Leslie K. Stein

Republicans, the gig is up. We are on to you. The truth: if Republicans say it, then the opposite is true. So stop repeating the lies, or just stop talking. Let us examine some well-known sound-bites that those on the right love to spout and repeat.

Movie Review: Inequality for All

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.26.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Jacob Kornbluth's illuminating Inequality for All, which focuses on economist and scholar Robert Reich, probably won't reach the audience it needs to. They're too busy watching Fox News - or CNN or MSNBC, for that matter.

'Give It a Shot' Is Boyles' Response to a Caller Who Asks if He Should Commit Voter Fraud

Jason Salzman | Posted 11.10.2013 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Operating in a reality that few people understand, during a one-sided pile-on in support of the recall of CO Springs State Sen. John Morse, talk-radio host Peter Boyles takes calls from "Ray" and "Tom" on KNUS radio Monday.

GOP Leader's Son Voted In Two States

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 09.06.2013 | Politics

The son of New Hampshire's Senate majority leader was found to have voted in two states while a college student in 2008, the Union Leader reported Thu...

John Celock

Tea Party Favorites Sue To Enforce Proof Of Citizenship Law

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 08.22.2013 | Politics

The Kansas secretary of state announced Wednesday that he and his Arizona counterpart are suing the federal government in an effort to ensure that any...