…and: Hundreds of non-citizen voters found in Philadelphia

…and: Hundreds of non-citizen voters found in Philadelphia
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[Ed. – The hits just keep on coming.]

A report from a Philadelphia city commissioner revealed that hundreds of non-citizens registered to vote in his city. At least 90 of them cast ballots.

Philadelphia City Commissioner Al Schmidt reported that the list came from “self-admitted non-citizens” who eventually canceled their voter registrations. However, those improperly obtained voter registration cards were used 227 times during elections held in 2006 and 2007, the Washington Times reported. …

“Thanks to federal law, the sign-up for both licenses and voter registration is often tied together,” the Washington newspaper reports.

Schmidt told reporters that if the state were to conduct a statewide study, they would likely find thousands of illegal voters who are both registered and casting illegal votes.

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