In Rio Grande Valley Some Campaign Workers Are Paid To Harvest Votes

In Rio Grande Valley Some Campaign Workers Are Paid To Harvest Votes

By John Burnett

South Texas is rampant with corruption, including voter fraud. Advocates say campaign workers, called politiqueras, are paid to manipulate mail-in ballots.

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Via: http://www.npr.org/2015/07/07/413463879/in-rio-grande-valley-some-campaign-workers-are-paid-to-harvest-votes?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=politics

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