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Info on what to do if you see or experience voter intimidation
11-03-2012, 11:23 AM
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Info on what to do if you see or experience voter intimidation
http://blog.usa.gov/post/34302473119/rep...timidation

http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/2012/Octob...-1245.html


These websites have information on what to do and where to report voter intimidation.

Don't stand for it. It's your right to vote. Don't allow anyone to take that right away from you.

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11-03-2012, 11:24 AM
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RE: Info on what to do if you see or experience voter intimidation
Very good info.

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11-03-2012, 12:01 PM
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RE: Info on what to do if you see or experience voter intimidation
MoJo's Guide to Voter Suppression and Poll Problems
Snafu or shenanigans? Help us track voting hotspots around the country.
Explore our map. Read our explainer below. Report a problem.
Check back for regular updates now through Election Day.

A Brief Guide to Voter Suppression Tactics

In our July/August issue, Kevin Drum investigated the decade-long campaign by Republicans to confront voter fraud. Despite that incidents of voter fraud in the United States are exceedingly rare, the GOP has used the issue to tighten election laws around the country, including pushing for controversial voter ID measures. Mother Jones has tracked this and other GOP efforts apparently aimed at suppressing turnout among minorities, the elderly, and other voting constituencies that traditionally favor Democrats at the polls.

Here's more of our recent coverage to get you up to speed on voter suppression tactics that may affect Election 2012:

A look at 10 of the top dirty tricks used to swing elections, including deceitful robocalls and flyers, making voter registration more difficult, purging voter rolls, and deploying poll "watchers" with ulterior motives.

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2012...94/-110.85

Interactive map shows the problem places and what has gone on in them.

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11-03-2012, 12:14 PM
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RE: Info on what to do if you see or experience voter intimidation
Thanks Jaxx! We can't have too much information on this. Thumbsup

Anyone going to the polls should print out these websites and phone numbers and take the info with them.

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