Trump’s campaign against voter fraud is foolish

  Four months ago this week, I wrote this about Donald Trump: Remember his explanation of why he apparently lost to Hillary Clinton by nearly 3 million votes in the tally of popular votes in last year’s presidential election? He said it was a case of massive voter fraud and promised to order a full-scale investigation of the matter. But the issue now seems to have been forgotten. Even Republican election officials around the country have said they’ve seen no evidence of voter fraud in the November election, and Trump...

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Fox News peddles blatant falsehood about so-called voter fraud

Fox News Channel has long been the ratings leader among cable news outlets — mainly because it knows how to rile its core audience, which consists mostly of viewers who are at least 69 years old. The formula is simple: Give the gullible geezers a steady of diet of stuff that will anger them even more than the kids who are always playing in their yards. A perfect example was afforded the other day by Fox anchor Megyn Kelly (above),  who told her viewers that Democratic officials in Colorado have come up with a dastardly scheme that...

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A phonus balonus news report on so-called voter fraud

Fox News, ever eager to support the Republican Party agenda, aired a report the other day in which host Eric Shawn attempted to show that voter fraud is “rampant” and that the voter ID laws promulgated by the GOP are the solution to the problem. The report, however, was mostly bunkum, as we see HERE: Shawn finds only one supposed claim of in-person voter fraud that could have been prevented by such [voter ID] statutes:  the allegation that nearly 1,000 “dead” people voted in South Carolina… The state’s...

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The true face of voter fraud in America

The man in the police mug shots above is the poster boy for voter fraud in more ways than one. His name is Charlie White. He’s one of those Republican politicians who have tried to justify their voter-suppression efforts with phony arguments that voter fraud is rampant in this country. It’s not. It’s actually as rare as hen’s teeth, as we see HERE. So, Charlie White’s bogus claims about voter fraud actually constitute a form of voter fraud themselves. They’re lies, and lies, by definition, are fraudulent....

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