Jun 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx
Excerpted from MSN: The Mississippi Tea Party President says they’ve found evidence that nearly 800 voters crossed over in Tuesday’s runoff election that should not have been allowed to vote Republican.
“We have some evidence that we are concerned about,” explained president Laura Van Overschelde. “We’re here to ensure the integrity of the electoral process. There’s a great concern over a great many of the irregularities and enrolling of voters.”
However, Hinds County GOP Chairman Pete Perry says there are some precincts where he knows workers marked the wrong column and corrected them the day of the election. He believes that could account for at least 200 of those being cited by the Tea Party.
“The poll workers marked the wrong column,” said Perry. “We know there are errors that happened that day and the poll workers out there corrected it. And they’re just trying to make up numbers to make it look a lot better than it is.”
Members of McDaniel’s campaign staff and some supporters began sorting through voter books on Thursday morning at the Hinds County courthouse. Keep reading