Democrats Claim Phony Wisconsin Robocalls Tell Voters They Don’t Need To Vote
Wisconsin Democrats say robocalls to Barrett supporters are telling them they don’t have to vote if they’ve already signed a petition.
“I’ve never heard of something this direct,” said Peter Barca, a state representative from Kenosha. “That’s why it’s really significant from my standpoint.”
Democrats are also pre-emptively accusing officials of incorrectly counting the ballots tonight.
Yesterday, a group called “Concerned Citizens of Waukesha County” sent an email to reporters calling on the Waukesha County Executive to ban County Clerk Kathy Nickolaus from counting ballots in the election. The group purported to be comprised of Republicans, Democrats and Independents from Waukesha County, a crucial county that encompasses the suburbs to the west of Milwaukee…
Ben Sparks, a spokesman for the Republican Party of Wisconsin, declined to comment on the robocall or the allegations of ballot-counting misconduct.