Rove’s Vote Trickster: Caging Explained by Greg Palast

by Greg Palast
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
1 November, 2010

On Tuesday, Tim Griffin, former chief of research of the Republican National Committee, is on the ballot for Congress to represent Little Rock, Arkansas. He’s favored to win. But Griffin is just as happy to win by stealing votes. Here’s a clip from the Elections Files, the Palast team’s investigations for BBC Television and Democracy Now. …

Greg Palast on Republican Candidate for Congress from Arkansas Tim Griffin


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5 thoughts on “Rove’s Vote Trickster: Caging Explained by Greg Palast

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  3. Tim Griffin is now on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee for the 112th Congress thanks to Mr. Boehner. This is the utmost in miscarriage of justice and outright hypocrisy. The guy who caged votes and helped to disenfranchise thousands of minority democratic voters in the 2004 election is now on the committee that is meant to promote justice to all Americans and help protect civil rights.

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