Court to hear challenge to Pennsylvania voter ID law
Fraud claims in Philadelphia 2012 primary
- Duration 3:56
- Date Jul 22, 2012
Fraud claims in Philadelphia 2012 primary
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Part of the Fox News voter fraud unit now and an acquittal and absentee ballot fraud scandal we've been following in Troy, New York.
That's our politicians have been accused of -- absentee ballots to steal an election eight were indicted so far four have pled guilty.
While this past week former democratic councilman Michael Porter -- was cleared of charges.
-- you know the absentee ballots were faked forgery charges were dropped before the tomorrow.
He always told us he did not try to steal the election and did nothing wrong three more officials in Troy though still face trial.
Meanwhile Pennsylvania of that State's new voter ideologue goes on trial later this week the ACLU -- challenging the challenging at the legal proceedings will come.
As a Philadelphia commission found disturbing evidence of voter fraud and illegal voting in the city of brotherly love.
City commissioner -- -- authored the report this report.
Joins us now he is a Republican or -- to this report mr.
Always is it to commit voter fraud -- -- What we examined hundreds of cases in which it occurred in the most recent presidential primary.
To get at how exactly it happens on Election Day.
And what did you find.
Why did -- we found that it occurred in a number of different ways we identified seven different types from.
People voting twice to non citizens voting to.
The number of votes on the voting machine not equaling the number of people showed up to vote that day that -- Exist concern that's unbelievable they got the whole list here's part of the list of what you found as you said voting by non registered people in other words folks show up and not even registered.
And they still vote their vote counts and that's I would guess would be illegal.
Voting in the incorrect -- party's primary so if you're a Democrat voting Republican primary Republican voting in correctly in that in the democratic primary districts with more votes.
Then voters and people live there -- voting in the -- district.
Voting more than once voting in voter impersonation and voting by non citizens.
-- -- all this happen.
Well it's -- it occurs just in any number of ways -- you need different methods to try to prevent it and sometimes it occurs as a matter of it being let's say a mistake or an accident.
Other times it's clearly done with intent.
But either way every one of those not legal votes matters -- much -- my vote for your vote on Election Day and was your fear about what could happen in November.
Our job is to run elections and it comes down to honest elections if we don't have -- honest elections what's the point so that's the reason why we've paid special attention to.
This on Thursday the -- a trial and Harrisburg the State's capital about voter ID ACLU and others have taken that on you know they say.
Voter ID suppresses -- 750000.
People in your state don't have ideas it's going to be a -- People who have been voting for years won't be able to cast their ballots because this.
Do what's your response of the critics of right.
What any time the law changes it's of acute concern to us we want to make sure that everyone is aware of the law.
And complies with the law.
But to minimize problems on Election Day for everybody.
And about it that I -- do you think it's racist do you think they're trying to intentionally.
President Obama from -- reelected because of voter ID.
I do not I think it's really about balance and you want the best balance that you can between.
Honest elections and making sure that everyone who is eligible is registered to vote and able to vote on Election Day.
All right well that's one view -- -- commissioner in Philadelphia with thank you for joining us.
And as always -- thank you and as always we here at Fox News say there it is.
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