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Tuesday, June 05, 2007

The Latest Shrum Bombshell

"Count Every Vote" Democrats just as awful at voter suppression as Republicans.
"The press has not picked up on two instances described by Shrum when Democratic presidential campaigns engaged in vote suppression. Shrum’s book is long, and so these disclosures may have been overlooked. They should not be."Shrum relates how 1980 Kennedy campaign operatives, posing as officials of the National Weather Service, phoned in to radio stations fake reports of a weather emergency to depress the Carter vote in southern Ohio. (No Excuses at 113-114). Twenty years later, with the full support of the candidate, Gore campaign operatives manufactured traffic jams to obstruct the Bradley vote in southern New Hampshire. (Id. at 324.)"