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Tens of thousands illegally denied voting rights, sound familiar think 2004

In Colorado, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Nevada and North Carolina, eligible voters were taken off rolls, and new registrations were blocked, illegally.

WASHINGTON (AFP) - Tens of thousands of voters in at least six battleground states have been removed from election rolls or have been illegally blocked from registering to vote, according to an investigation by the New York Times published Thursday.

The anomalies, which are violations of US federal law, are largely bureaucratic mistakes in record keeping, and "do not seem to be coordinated by one party or the other, nor do they appear to be the result of election officials intentionally breaking rules," said the newspaper.

The states affected -- Colorado, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Nevada and North Carolina -- are among the most crucial states that could swing either way in the November 4 presidential election between Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack Obama.

While neither party appears to have been guilty of violations, the Democrats will most likely suffer the most because more Democratic voters have newly registered this year than Republicans.

As such, "the heightened screening of new applications may affect their party's supporters disproportionately," the newspaper reported.

The Times also suggested the problems could keep up until election day, when people who have been removed turn up and expect to vote "only to be challenged by political party officials or election workers, resulting in confusion, long lines and heated tempers."

The newspaper identified the root cause as the 2002 Help America Vote Act, which allows states to remove from the rolls names of voters who should no longer be listed because they are dead, have moved out of the state or have been declared unfit to vote.

"For every voter added to the rolls in the past two months in some states, election officials have removed two," the newspaper reported.

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), an influential association for civil rights, said in a statement Thursday that the Department of Justice should compel states to comply with federal law.

"These purges are in violation of federal law, including the National Voter Registration Act, which prohibits such purges of voters 90 days before a federal election," said the ACLU statement.

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Any mail in voters from California here?

I have not receieved my ballot as of today, seems kind of strange to me, I should have received it by now. Has anyone else received theirs?

You forgot 2000. Definitely 2000.

It's like every 4 years it's some big show. They just replay the same scam over and over every 4 years like clockwork. Same tactics, same methods of obfuscation. A couple people DID actually go to jail for 2004 voter caging. Why Rove's ass hasn't been thrown in jail is beyond me... oh wait now I remember why. Same reason why Libby didn't server jail time. bush Bush BUSH!

You can only be pushed so far before you are forced into a corner or over a cliff. If you continually back up as you redraw the line in the sand you will be pushed over the cliff. If you lash out like a tiger they won't push you again immediately but they will try again later for bullies are bullies eternally. You must make them pay most dearly either physically or psychologically in order for it to end permanently.

Just part of the plan....

The NWO goons are playing some BIG cards these days.
They have openly and brazenly used their dictatorial powers to bring the American economy to it's knees without heed of the peoples wishes and wants.

Now they are, once again, rigging an election which doesn't need to be any more rigged than it is, simply to show their defiance and malice to the American People.

I think it is as Alex Jones says, "End Game" for these Globalist criminals. They care not that the people are now aware of their sinister plans of deception, their hatred towards the sheep. They have the goal posts in sight.

Perhaps now is the best chance to steal their ball, while they have the blinders on. Or do they really give a $hit anymore?

Somehow I doubt it....

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They WANT the people to revolt.

They need the chaos and suffering so that the people will accept, nay, beg them to save their sorry asses. One World government, One World Currency, One World Army, One World (false) Religion. And the people will welcome it with open arms. False security. Tyranny. Oh happy days are here again.

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Hey Archons', we are taking our planet back and there's nothing you can do about it!

just doing my bit...

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