Kris Kobach won't stop spreading voter fraud falsehoods
Original story at Mother Jones• 2 mentions • 2 weeks ago
Mother Jones 2 weeks ago
On Thursday, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the vice chair of President Donald Trump’s election integrity commission, published an incendiary paid column in Breitbart alleging “proof” that 5,300 people voted illegally in New Hampshire by showing out-of-state driver’s licenses as proof of ID at the polls. Kobach’s claim was quickly debunked: it’s legal to vote with an out-of-state driver’s license in New Hampshire and college students who were wrongly accused of fraud came forward to say they’d voted legitimately in the state. However, at Tuesday’s meeting of the commission in New Hampshire, Kobach doubled-down on his falsehood. He said ...