Greg Palast, joined by ACLU of Kansas, launches nationwide legal attack on Trumpâ€™s claim that millions of people have voted twice illegally.
Palast is the Rolling Stone journalist who broke the original story that thousands of voters in 29 states lost their right to vote because of Trumpâ€™s phony double voter claim.
Palast is the only US journalist with the names of more than 1,000,000 of the accused voters â€“ obtained in a years long investigation for Al Jazeera and Rolling Stone, an investigation which won the prestigious Global Editors award.
Palast is working alongside the ACLU of Kansas because the “double-vote” list was created by Trump “vote fraud czar” Kris Kobach as part of his “Interstate Crosscheck” program. Used by 29 states, almost all GOP controlled, voting officials have secretively challenged and purged thousands of voters from voter rolls in Ohio, Michigan, Arizona, Oklahoma and other states.
Palastâ€™s team of experts has determined that the purge list is overwhelmingly Read more
Listen to The Best Democracy Money Can Buy podcast with Greg Palast and Flashpoints’ Dennis Bernstein. This week they expose Donald Trumpâ€™s go-to operative who would steal your vote â€” by accusing you of not being an American. The Vote Rustler of the Week: Kris Kobach, Trump’s man behind SB 1070, the “Driving While Brown” law.
Dennis Bernstein: Welcome to our weekly Election Protection Bulletin withÂ best-selling author Greg Palast. Let’s start in Topeka, Kansas withÂ its Secretary of State Kris Kobach. He’s definitely going head toÂ head with the ACLU there.
Greg Palast: Kris Kobach is the most influential Republican Secretary of State inÂ America – the Katherine Harris of 2016.
He’s one of the very firstÂ governmental Republican supporters of Donald Trump. Anne Coulter hasÂ said Trump should pick him as his running mate. This guy is anÂ important cat.
What’s he up to? He’s â€œsavingâ€ America from anÂ invasion of aliens – not from outer space, but from other nations,Â wading the Rio Grande to vote in American elections. He claims thereÂ is a mass incursion of illegal aliens coming to the US to vote forÂ Hillary.
Reporter Greg Palast confront Trump ally Kris Kobach, Secretary of State of Kansas from the video by Zach D. Roberts
The federal government, despite a massive and costly hunt, has foundÂ almost no non-citizen has voted. (Floridaâ€™s campaign to stop alienÂ voters netted a single convictionâ€”an Read more