After CBS News reported today that Democrats are showing strong numbers at early voting polls, FreedomWorks CEO Dick Armey offered his theory as to why: Those Dems are committing voter fraud.
Appearing on Fox News this afternoon, he told Neil Cavuto that Democrats vote early because there’s “less ballot security,” creating a “great opportunity” for fraud. He also claimed that such fraudulent early voting is “pinpointed to the major urban areas. The inner city.”
Republicans and others on the right, as we’ve reported extensively, often make high-pitched claims of Democrat-operated voter fraud, arguing that Dems focus on minority areas. Such claims rarely bare out, but the fear of voter fraud can lead to voter suppression.
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