Mary Jo Shepherd

  • Permalink Gallery

    Unfolding evidence of election fraud in North Carolina’s 9th District shows the urgent need for reform of state election systems

Unfolding evidence of election fraud in North Carolina’s 9th District shows the urgent need for reform of state election systems

Share this:

This week an evidentiary hearing began in the North Carolina state capital over allegations of election fraud in last November’s US House election for the 9th District. Mary Jo Shepherd writes that the apparent ‘harvesting’ of absentee by mail ballots by a Republican campaign consultant may have been spotted and dealt with had the election directors in the local […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Voting fraud allegations in North Carolina’s 9th District spotlight how local election administration is massively under-resourced

Voting fraud allegations in North Carolina’s 9th District spotlight how local election administration is massively under-resourced

Share this:

The 2018 midterm elections are not yet completely done and dusted: allegations of voting fraud in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District have cast doubt on Republican Mark Harris’ narrow victory there. Mary Jo Shepherd writes on the unfolding situation in the Tar Heel State which is likely to undermine voters’ confidence in the electoral process. She argues that election […]

This work by LSE USAPP blog is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported.