08 March 2006

GOP Halts Paid Voter-Drive Program

Probes in Orange and San Bernardino counties spark suspension of signups using hired agents.

LATimes - 08 Mar 2006

The California Republican Party has suspended its fee-based voter registration program while prosecutors in San Bernardino and Orange counties investigate possible registration fraud connected to private firms hired by the party, GOP officials said. The suspension came after election officials in the two counties discovered thousands of flawed registration forms and received complaints from residents who said they had been improperly registered as Republicans.


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