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Out of the Fox News voter fraud unit and a surprising question this morning.
Did President Obama legally qualify for the Indiana primary ballot in 2000 night.
Well it turns out some charge he may not half.
Our Fox News investigation has found residents who tell us their names and signatures on Democratic Party petitions that then put candidate Obama on the ballots.
-- -- There is our criminal investigation.
That touches on the race for the highest office in the land.
-- Censorship in Indiana campaigns are collecting signatures to put candidates on the 2012 presidential primary ballot.
But they are doing so -- authorities in saint Joseph county.
Investigate alleged fraud in the 2008 democratic primary petitions for then candidates Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton.
Is that your signature on -- I think -- did you sign this petition for Barack Obama.
-- did not.
Charity worry was stunned to see your name on an Obama petition Robert Hunter was -- I didn't us and for -- -- want someone forged this.
That's correct the -- signature.
I didn't -- -- for the alleged -- raised the question of whether the Obama campaign actually filed the necessary number of signatures 500 from the county.
To get on the State's primary ballot the 534.
Certified signatures were never challenged.
Eric Holcomb is the chairman of the state Republican Party.
Do you think he legally qualified to be a candidate I do not at this point I think the investigation.
Did the actual number of proven forged signatures.
And they speculate that it could be between 10200.
Signatures if -- You know if there's more than forty he doesn't qualify Brian how is the editor of how we politics Indiana which broke the story with the South Bend Tribune.
Somebody dreadful fast one and and I think that that is where we're at right now is.
Determine you know who.
What what -- these low level functionaries.
Decided to to tamper with the process.
Or was this something that was ordered you know from from higher higher level.
This scandal forced county democratic chairman butch Morgan to resign under party pressure.
His lawyer says he did nothing wrong.
There were many of us who advised against resignation.
And knowing full well that butch Morgan would never condone authorized director participate in anything illegal.
-- investigation centers on democratic petitions that sailed through the saint Joseph county voter registration board in south -- And riding a voter registration deputy and democratic volunteer dust and life.
Reportedly matches riding on some of the suspect Obama petitions.
According to or handwriting analyst hired by the Tribune and how -- politics Indiana.
Did you forge any signatures.
I don't have anything saved did you make any petitions at all.
-- have anything to say Weiss lawyers said he did nothing wrong and any handwriting comparisons are meaningless.
And -- is at the same as DNA.
And right in his other -- the same things fingerprints.
We're trying to do the job to make sure this never happens again so that voters don't have to worry.
Indiana secretary of state Republican -- -- -- petition should be put online for everyone to say.
The main thing here is to make sure we maintain choices for all voters Republicans and Democrats in the primary.
And that we can make sure that voters continue to trust the system.
And that their vote still counts white faces his own voter fraud charges for allegedly registering to vote -- -- -- ex wife's house he denies any wrongdoing.
Saint Joseph county democratic chairman state senator John -- and -- petitioning will be closely watched.
Maybe we need to.
Institutes and changes in state law where we require those who are actually gathering signatures.
To at least sign some sort of -- station that they at least it will will.
Vote for the fact that they believe that the signatures are true and accurate.
Voters like charity feel violated.
Very you know a lot of people have already -- beat them you know politics and the whole realm of politics and so that's just kind solidify his.
All our worries and concerns.
Now the state Democratic Party has called what happened isolated.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Mike to -- Who would not comment for a story but we will keep you posted and of course if you suspect voter or election problems where you live -- -- -- about it.
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