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Trump tweeted that he plans to ask “for a major investigation” into claimed voter fraud

When pressed again by reports on the possibility of an investigation, Spicer seemed to downplay the prospect, saying “anything is possible.”
Trump used all capitals — VOTER FRAUD — for emphasis.
He has mentioned to several of them his interest in launching an investigation into possible voter fraud, said the adviser, who was not authorized to speak publicly.
Sessions has been questioned on his handling of a voter fraud case brought against black civil rights activists in Alabama in the 1980s, when he was a U.S. attorney.
President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday morning that he plans to ask “for a major investigation” into claimed voter fraud following his unfounded belief that he lost the popular vote in November’s election because millions of illegal votes were cast.

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President Trump seeks ‘major investigation’ into unsupported claims of voter fraud

When pressed again by reports on the possibility of an investigation, Spicer seemed to downplay the prospect, saying “anything is possible.”
Trump used all capitals — VOTER FRAUD — for emphasis.
He has mentioned to several of them his interest in launching an investigation into possible voter fraud, said the adviser, who was not authorized to speak publicly.
Sessions has been questioned on his handling of a voter fraud case brought against black civil rights activists in Alabama in the 1980s, when he was a U.S. attorney.
President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday morning that he plans to ask “for a major investigation” into claimed voter fraud following his unfounded belief that he lost the popular vote in November’s election because millions of illegal votes were cast.
President Trump seeks 'major investigation' into unsupported claims of voter fraud*/

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Trump promises ‘major investigation’ into alleged voter fraud

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While cases of voter registration fraud are not uncommon, cases of actual recorded voter fraud are rare and sporadic.
‘Major investigation’ on ‘voter fraud’ is about pushing Photo ID plus proof of citizenship to vote.
Meanwhile, a 2012 Pew study found evidence of widespread outdated voter registration forms, but did not make any conclusions in terms of actual voter fraud.
There is little evidence to suggest that as many as 5 million voted illegally.
President Trump announced Wednesday that he will be asking for a “major investigation” into alleged nationwide voter fraud — a day after his press secretary was grilled on Trump’s claims that 3 million to 5 million people had voted illegally in November.

 

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