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goclark Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-27-06 11:55 AM
Response to Reply #4
7. I was a poll worker in the last election

and I saw it happen at least nine times.

Democrats, in a minority neighborhood, that were FLOORED when they were told that they were registered as Libertarian or NP.

I talked to at least 1o people that were in shock.

I have no way of knowing how many others were tricked this way.

Shameful!
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  -CA: Tally is Rising in Registration Fraud Wilms  Jun-27-06 12:46 AM   #0 
  - Kick!!  Viva_La_Revolution   Jun-27-06 01:13 AM   #1 
  - K&R!!  Stevepol   Jun-27-06 05:13 AM   #2 
  - What did they hope to gain?  The Backlash Cometh   Jun-27-06 06:03 AM   #3 
  - They keep people from voting in Democratic Party primary for the best  IndyOp   Jun-27-06 06:45 AM   #4 
  - I was a poll worker in the last election  goclark   Jun-27-06 11:55 AM   #7 
     - Are you in California? (n/t)  IndyOp   Jun-27-06 12:30 PM   #8 
        - Yes ~ Los Angeles nt  goclark   Jun-27-06 12:36 PM   #9 
           - What they tried on me was even simpler. They just told me  sfexpat2000   Jun-27-06 12:39 PM   #10 
           - I'm hoping  Heywoodj   Jun-27-06 10:25 PM   #28 
              - Well, I was just too shocked. This was in 2004, when God was  sfexpat2000   Jun-28-06 03:05 AM   #30 
           - Maybe you could contact your local Dem Party, or others mentioned  IndyOp   Jun-27-06 01:10 PM   #15 
              - I have done just that but I am only one voice  goclark   Jun-27-06 01:13 PM   #16 
                 - Considering how many precincts we have in LA County  rumpel   Jun-28-06 12:58 AM   #29 
                    - Give me some numbers to call and I will do it nt  goclark   Jun-28-06 10:20 AM   #31 
  - They can challenge these voters - force them into provisional ballots  glitch   Jun-27-06 11:35 AM   #6 
     - the phony republican voters  formercia   Jun-27-06 12:48 PM   #12 
        - exactly! it's all about managing perception to hide their cons. nt  glitch   Jun-27-06 01:00 PM   #13 
           - This way the election percentages match historical trends  formercia   Jun-27-06 01:23 PM   #17 
              - and disguise their eroding base. nt  glitch   Jun-27-06 02:25 PM   #19 
                 - Like any Pyramid scheme  formercia   Jun-27-06 03:24 PM   #21 
                    - Good point. nt  bleever   Jun-27-06 08:41 PM   #24 
                    - excellent idea. nt  glitch   Jun-27-06 09:23 PM   #27 
  - I still wonder if the real purpose wasn't just to get them as Republicans.  calipendence   Jun-27-06 09:53 AM   #5 
  - You can also be prevented from voting if their is a conflict in  robinlynne   Jun-27-06 12:41 PM   #11 
  - I think you described it better than I did. :) nt  glitch   Jun-27-06 01:01 PM   #14 
     - Whoops. I hadn't seen your post. guess it reinfiorces your thought though  robinlynne   Jun-27-06 02:17 PM   #18 
        - you're description was clearer. all good nt  glitch   Jun-27-06 02:25 PM   #20 
  - Question...  HooptieWagon   Jun-27-06 08:04 PM   #22 
  - if the machines are flipping votes  ooglymoogly   Jun-27-06 08:16 PM   #23 
  - The talking point that R's had more new registrations is still being used.  bleever   Jun-27-06 08:43 PM   #25 
  - and with electronic poll books...  WillYourVoteBCounted   Jun-27-06 08:49 PM   #26 
 

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