You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #30: And here's how the reporter responded: [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Election Reform Donate to DU
Fly by night Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-30-08 09:26 AM
Response to Reply #29
30. And here's how the reporter responded:
Edited on Thu Oct-30-08 09:29 AM by Fly by night

1) How were you made aware of the problems .... :
Ms. Edwards contacted us. I don't know if she reported the problem to Bill Wright.

2) Did Bill Wright offer you any other names of voters .... :
Wright offered no names during the Board of Elections meeting.

3) Are you aware of any emails .... :

4) Can you tell me something about your paper: circulation, daily/weekly, etc?
Daily, Circ. 20,000+

Thanks for your interest,

David Nivens
News Department
The High Point Enterprise


So there do appear to be similar elements in this report and the ones in Tennessee: the voter (or rather, in this case, the daughter of the aggrieved voter) speaks directly to the press but not to local election officials, local Republican Party chairman ready to make a statement (that can't be corroborated), local election official saying that no voters had reported problems to them, etc.

Methinks a pattern that keeps repeating itself, out here in what's left of the no-holds-barred non-reality-based world.

I'll stay with the story as I can. Hopefully a member of our local press may take the story from here. (I'll let all y'all know.)
Printer Friendly | Permalink | Reply | Top

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Election Reform Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC