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Tue Mar 31, 2020, 09:40 AM

From the source: "Trump says Republicans would 'never' be elected again if it was easier to vote".

Hence VOTER SUPPRESSION.

Trump admitted on Monday that making it easier to vote in America would hurt the Republican party.

He dismissed a Democratic-led push for reforms such as vote-by-mail, same-day registration and early voting as states seek to safely run elections amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

“The things they had in there were crazy. They had things, levels of voting that if you’d ever agreed to it, you’d never have a Republican elected in this country again,” Trump said during an appearance on Fox & Friends. “They had things in there about election days and what you do and all sorts of clawbacks. They had things that were just totally crazy and had nothing to do with workers that lost their jobs and companies that we have to save.”

Democrats often accuse Republicans of deliberately making it hard to vote in order to keep minorities, immigrants, young people and other groups from the polls. And Republicans often say they oppose voting reforms because of concerns of voter fraud – which is extremely rare – or concerns over having the federal government run elections. But Trump’s remarks reveal how at least some Republicans have long understood voting barriers to be a necessary part of their political self-preservation.

“I don’t want everybody to vote,” Paul Weyrich, an influential conservative activist, said in 1980. “As a matter of fact, our leverage in the elections quite candidly goes up as the voting populace goes down.”


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https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/mar/30/trump-republican-party-voting-reform-coronavirus

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Reply From the source: "Trump says Republicans would 'never' be elected again if it was easier to vote". (Original post)
usaf-vet Mar 2020 OP
doc03 Mar 2020 #1
Thomas Hurt Mar 2020 #2
NewJeffCT Mar 2020 #3
Newest Reality Mar 2020 #4
world wide wally Mar 2020 #5

Response to usaf-vet (Original post)

Tue Mar 31, 2020, 09:43 AM

1. Trump tells a the truth, he will deny

he said it tomarrow.

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Response to doc03 (Reply #1)

Tue Mar 31, 2020, 09:48 AM

2. he will say the Democrats would cheat with mail in ballots. The fix is in! Deep State blah, blah

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Response to usaf-vet (Original post)

Tue Mar 31, 2020, 09:51 AM

3. They would still get elected

after they started moderating their positions and renouncing racism, sexism and homophobia... if they can do that.

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Response to usaf-vet (Original post)

Tue Mar 31, 2020, 09:54 AM

4. Legitimacy...

So, that would be an admission that, by the standards of a democracy, their party is not very legitimate then.

Oh, but the rubes and marks they prey on won't recognize that the thugs rig it to stay in power and Trump is the huge white pustule on their big, Go-Pee pimple.

When they pop it, be sure to stay out of the way.

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Response to usaf-vet (Original post)

Tue Mar 31, 2020, 10:07 AM

5. Now, why would that happen, Donnie?

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