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Monday, December 17, 2018

Republican Candidate Eyed In N.C. Election Fraud

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Trump-endorsed North Carolina Republican Mark Harris was personally involved in hiring the consultant accused of massive election fraud, the Washington Post reports.

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.…

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FBI Probing North Carolina Election Fraud

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The FBI is now investigating possible election fraud by Republicans in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District.

Lorrin Freeman, the district attorney for Wake County, confirmed in a statement to CNN that the FBI has gotten involved.

State election officials also told the Washington Post that they have been working with the FBI, as well as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert Higdon.

Mark Harris, the Republican candidate in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District, had a slim lead over his Democratic opponent, Dan McCready. But the state election board declined to certify the result due to evidence of fraud, which included Harris winning a suspiciously high number of absentee ballot votes in at least one county.…

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GOP Still Silent On North Carolina Vote Fraud

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The entire Republican Party machine — from Trump to Congress to Fox News — is refusing to acknowledge evidence of rampant election fraud in a North Carolina congressional race.

There are serious and credible reports that in at least one county, an operative working for Republican Mark Harris’ campaign ran a systemic fraud campaign in which absentee ballots belonging to real voters were either filled in with fake votes for Harris, or thrown away if they had already been filled in for Democrat Dan McCready.

The evidence of this fraud is so strong that the North Carolina State Board of Elections is refusing to certify results that would give Harris a victory over McCready in the 9th Congressional District.…

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