"They said if you bring back a bunch of Democratic cards, you'll be fired," Banse contends. "At that point, I said, `Whoa. Something's wrong here.'"
He isn't alone. In several battleground states across the country, a consulting firm funded by the Republican National Committee has been accused of deceiving would-be voters and destroying Democratic voter registration cards.Arizona-based Sproul & Associates is under investigation in Oregon and Nevada over claims that canvassers hired by the company were instructed to register only Republicans and to get rid of registration forms completed by Democrats.
Secretary of State and BC04 State Chairman Mary Kiffmeyer, is discused here, "Party Hacks"
An administrative law judge nixed Kiffmeyer’s required ID matching in a ruling on July 22 but did not dismantle a second barrier she erected. Many county officials say her cumbersome voter-registration form deters would-be applicants. In St. Paul’s Ramsey County alone, more than a third of 6,500 completed forms submitted earlier this year contained errors and were rejected.
Missing: 1 Million voter registration cards - Note: you can register at the polling place on election day in Minnesota, so tell everyone to go vote regardless.
Collecting the information in one place is the first priority. We can clean it up and get it organized later.
--Fwiffo 21:54, 12 Oct 2004 (PDT)