Vote fraud in Louisiana
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In 1997, the U.S. Senate probed potential vote fraud in a Senate election in Louisiana, finding more than 1,400 cases in which two voters used the same Social Security number.
Prosecuting fraud in Louisiana
In 2004, the U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Louisiana told a reporter, "...most of the time, we can't do much of anything [about ballot box improprieties] until the election is over. And the closer we get to the election, the less willing we are to get involved because of just the appearance of impropriety.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 John Fund, Stealing Elections: How Voter Fraud Threatens Our Democracy, Encounter Books, 2008, p. 9