Campaigns
Wisconsin

Legal Expert Says Job Corps Violated Hatch Act; FBI Examining

By: Brian Sikma A legal expert says that the federal Job Corps in Milwaukee violated the Hatch Act when it used federal vehicles to take federal program participants to vote in Tuesday’s election. “This is an outright violation of the Hatch Act and everyone involved should be appropriately punished,” said Hans von Spakovsky, senior legal […]

Campaigns
Ohio

State Representative Luckie Indicted Following FBI Investigation

State Representative Clayton Luckie II of Dayton has been indicted by Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien on 49 charges stemming from six years of alleged election falsification and theft from his campaign account. His October 10 arrest comes as a result of an ongoing FBI investigation, two months after Luckie, a Democrat, abruptly ended his bid […]

Campaigns
Florida

State Attorney Interviews Commissioner Bovo About Absentee Ballot Fraud

Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office officials met with Miami-Dade Commissioner Esteban Bovo Wednesday about an ongoing investigation into absentee voter fraud. So far, state attorneys have not charged Bovo with a crime. The meeting took place hours after Bovo introduced a proposal to have taxpayers pay for postage on all absentee ballots. The proposal, intended to […]

Organizations
Ohio

Toledo Terrorists’ Convictions Affirmed By Appeals Court

On August 23, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit rejected an appeal from three Toledo-area men convicted of recruiting and training terrorists to kill American soldiers. Mohammad Amawi, Marwan El-Hindi, and Wassim Mazloum were convicted in June 2008 on two counts each of providing material support to foreign Islamist terrorist groups and conspiring to […]

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