North Carolina investigation finds little voter fraud in 2016

North Carolina investigation finds little voter fraud in 2016 

Posted: 8:31 am Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

By Jamie Dupree

An audit of the 2016 election by the state of North Carolina found that out of 4.8 million votes cast last November, elections officials uncovered evidence that just over 500 votes were cast illegally, most of them by convicted felons who were out of prison on probation or parole, as authorities unearthed no evidence of large scale voter fraud.

“It is important to recognize that suspected cases of ineligible voters casting ballots and/or committing fraud represent a tiny fraction,” read the

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