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. … Continue reading

SarahPAC Candidate “Should Be in Jail” by Greg Palast

by Greg Palast
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
crossposted at Truthout/Buzzflash
20 October, 2010

NBC TV airs vote “caging” exposé on Tim Griffin

“What he [Griffin] did was absolutely illegal and he should be in jail.”

That’s hardly the kind of endorsement a candidate for Congress expects. But that is the conclusion of voting rights attorney Robert F. Kennedy Jr. after digging into the evidence of Congressional candidate Tim Griffin’s role in directing the Republican National Committee’s racially biased attack on voters known as “caging.” Continue reading