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Harris directed the hiring of Leslie McCrae Dowless “despite warnings that the operative may have used questionable tactics to deliver votes,” the Post reports.
And now, investigators will focus on whether Harris knew that his campaign operatives broke the law to help him win in the 9th Congressional District.
Harris led Democratic nominee Dan McCready by 905 votes, but officials refused to certify that result due to irregularities.
An ongoing investigation has already turned up evidence of potential election fraud on a scale large enough to change the outcome. The state board of elections has a hearing scheduled for Dec.…