The only ‘voter disenfranchisement’ that was proven in the 2000 election was Gore’s legal challenge to at least 700 absentee ballots from our enlisted men and women abroad. “…coordinated effort by Democrats to challenge the overseas ballots, many of them from members of the military.” (AP 10/2000)
I guess it should come as no surprise that the party that appears to loathe the very existence of the military (at least the far-left faction) is looking to silence them again...the effort being led by none other than the Tony Soprano of the DNC –Pennsylvania’s Governor, Ed Rendell.
Due to the Ralph Nader debacle in PA…on the ballot then off the ballot, it is estimated that 26,000 incorrect absentee ballots have been sent overseas –they have Nader’s name on them and the final ruling was that he will not be on the PA ballots. These ballots will most-likely be challenged by the Democrats as ‘invalid’ ballots. That’s 6,100 ballots in
"Philadelphia lawyer Mark Aronchick, a special-election law expert hired by the Rendell administration, called the number ‘a theoretically tiny universe of people." …What?!
"If the court required a new ballot, county election officials would be hard-pressed to comply, lawyers for Rendell argued. To do so they would have to sacrifice time and resources needed to meet other demands, such as processing the crush of new voter-registration forms that this tight Presidential contest has generated. When overseas voters are weighed against that potential pool, ‘the scales don’t even come close’."
If Michael Moore and scores of other Democrats are correct and the military wants out of
People of ANY party should be outraged that those who afford us the privilege of Democracy are being systematically shut out of the process. I urge everyone to contact Governor Rendell’s office with calls and emails demanding a voice for our troops! (This man was considered on the list of VPs for Kerry!)
Contact Governor Rendell:
Governor Edward G. Rendell's Office
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On behalf of all our deployed troops, I urge you to take a stand on this matter!
You can go here to read the Governor’s newest statement on this issue…It hardly clears up the issue.