As protesters massed before a giant, inflatable liberty bell brought by Congressional candidate Gene Stilp, the Corbett Administration confessed in a court document that no cases of voter fraud exist in Pennsylvania. The stipulation is part of a lawsuit brought by the ACLU of PA along with the NAACP and other parties. It is a sworn court document. It means they have no valid, reasonable legal defense for spending millions of tax dollars enacting a poll tax.
Sec. of State Carol Aichele, who infamously moved a polling place in Chester County so Black students at Lincoln University couldn’t vote, is enforcing this law. Is Carol Aichele a racist? That’s a question I wasn’t able to ask her yesterday after her press secretary cut off my line of questioning. It is one she must answer however. She is systematically disenfranchising thousands of African-Americans across the Commonwealth.
I challenged her talking point yesterday when she tried to explain away the lack of cases. Her only response to me was to repeat her talking point. She’s a liar.
When she used an anecdote about her time as Chester County Commissioner to relate an instance where someone attempted to impersonate a voter and was challenged by a poll worker I pointed out she had just proven the old system worked. She didn’t like our exchange and was rescued before I completely eviscerated her before the state’s media.
Here’s an interview I did with Rev. David Bullock about Voter ID: