Disinfo: Mass fraud in US elections: known cases of multiple voting are the tip of the iceberg

Summary

Trump is going, of course, to start lawsuits at the courts of the States and at the Supreme Court. All this amid the background of rigging and falsifications, which are no longer even hidden; giving the 300 thousand lost ballots, an abnormal increase in votes for Biden in Michigan, a ban on allowing Republican observers to pass to polling stations.

So, not being ashamed of television cameras at one of the polling stations, the ballots are thrown into the trash bin in batches. In Pennsylvania, a woman sends several ballots to a ballot box at once.

Bundles of ballots are found in the most unexpected places. How they got there is a big mystery. Perhaps this is part of the 300 thousand votes sent by mail that the most democratic post in the world – the American one – lost. Just in time.

The election turnout breaks records not only historically, but also mathematically – more than one hundred 102 percent in Florida and 101 in Wisconsin. In New York, at least two women, who died a few years ago, managed to vote. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Thousands of ballots were sent to those who moved or even died. In Los Angeles County, 277,606 ballots were mailed. Among them there are 4869 duplicate ballots sent twice to the same person. And 728 ballots sent to those most likely to have died.

Disproof

Unfounded claims of the pro-Kremlin media outlet. Reports that the US Postal Service had lost or failed to deliver hundreds of thousands of ballots began circulating online, are not true.

There is no evidence that hundreds of thousands of ballots went undelivered, CNN reports. While there were roughly 300,000 ballots that did not have delivery scans, that doesn't mean they weren't delivered. According to the USPS [US mail], the lack of delivery scans were a result of ballots that were picked out of the mail stream to speed up their processing.

The information about "101% of voters in Wisconsin" is based on an already deleted tweet which messed up the number of voters registered for the US elections 2020 and the number of voters for the interim Congress election in 2018.

Voting by dead people is not possible in US, reminds the State Department of Michigan. Ballots of voters who have died are rejected in Michigan. On rare occasions, a ballot received for a living voter may be recorded in a way that makes it appear as if the voter is dead. This can be because of voters with similar names, where the ballot is accidentally recorded as voted by John Smith Sr when it was actually voted by John Smith Jr; or because of inaccurately recorded birth dates in the qualified voter file;"

US District Court Judge Emmet Sullivan has ordered some sweeps of USPS facilities to check for any remaining ballots, not for large batches of missing ballots.

No court decisions on mass fraud, "the tip of the iceberg", claimed by the channel, are known so far.

See more disinformation cases on the US political process and their debunking.

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  • Reported in: Issue 219
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 08/11/2020
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: US
  • Keywords: US Presidential Election 2020

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Five facts prove that the US election is rigged

First fact

It was Joe Biden’s (uncertain) victory in Pennsylvania that made him the elected president of the United States.

600,000 Pennsylvania ballots remain in question, with Republican Party observers illegally removing ballots. Rudy Giuliani brought a group of observers who expressed their willingness to announce under oath that they have not been admitted to the counting stations. This is a flagrant violation of the law.

Second fact

There is evidence that Dominion Voting Systems is under the control of people associated with Hillary Clinton and Nancy Pelosi.

Third fact

The US Supreme Court ruled in for Donald Trump’s favour and ordered that papers received before 8:00 a.m. on November 3, 2020, in Pennsylvania be separated (the time when official voting ends) and after that time. Trump’s team was confident that the ballot papers received after eight hours would be invalid.

Fourth fact

The Donald Trump Center in Georgia has identified 132,000 ballot papers, which, according to the President’s attorney, were obtained or issued illegally. The Trump Center was seeking to nullify these.

Fifth fact

Trump Center representatives in Nevada said that the authenticity of about 200,000 ballot papers had not been validated.

Disproof

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