If you can't win fair you have ballots with democrats only

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    Looks like the democrats are up to a new tatic of cheating.

    Three van loads of Hughes High students were taken last week – during school hours – to vote and given sample ballots only for Democratic candidates and then taken for ice cream, a Monday lawsuit alleges.

    Lawsuit: CPS pushing Democrats | cincinnati.com | Cincinnati.Com
     
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    aren't most people on ballots democratic?
     
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    These ballots had democrats only
     
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    sounds like a field trip turned political. stupid.
     
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    There is already a thread on this and from what it sounds like it wasn't the school that gave the kids the ballots, but rather campaign workers who were at the polling place handing them out.
     
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    I looked I didn't see a thread. If this is true why didn't the school do their job and stop it?
     
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    It is illegal in most jurisdictions for campaign workers to be within 50 feet of a polling place. Some places even farther away. Depends on local State laws but I am pretty sure they all ban campaign workers from being IN the polling place.
     
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    Read the article. They were given literature by a staffer from a campaign OUTSIDE the polling place.

    This is a non-story. Seriously, you guys are so damn quick to flip the "outrage" switch.
     
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    Its only a non story because it's democrats what would happenb if the ballot only had republicans on it. and God forbid it just have Tea party canidates.
     
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    Do you know what the difference between a sample ballot and a ballot are?
     

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