Mon Jan 28, 2013, 03:05 PM
DryRain (237 posts)
Roxanne Rubin, Nevada Republican, Accepts Plea Deal After Committing Voter Fraud
Rubin, like many Republicans, claim that the theat from voter fraud -- which is close to non-existent -- is why voter ID laws need to be in place. But Nevada has no voter ID law -- other than for first-time voters who didn't show ID when they registered to vote -- and she was caught anyway.
The prosecutor in the case said he knew of no other voters in Nevada or elsewhere arrested for voter fraud.
GOP Nevada Secretary of State Ross Miller, who has called for a photo ID law, slammed Rubin in a statement. "If Ms. Rubin was trying to demonstrate how easy it is to commit voter fraud, she clearly failed and proved just the opposite," he said.
Rubin's deal requires her to pay $2,481 to the state in restitution, complete 100 hours of community service, stay out of trouble and complete an impulse control course.
Republicans: proving that they are oh so stupid, once again.
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