Virginia Refuses To Investigate The Dumping Of Voter Registrations, Charged To A Republican Operative

Posted by | October 21, 2012 20:43 | Filed under: Top Stories

Virginia’s Republican attorney general,  Ken Cuccinelli,  says he won’t investigate the dumping of voter registration forms, allegedly by a Republican operative.

State Senator Donald McEachin, who is chair of the Senate Democratic Caucus, asked the attorney general to investigate following the arrest of after Colin Small.

Small was a contractor hired by the Republican Party of Virginia to conduct voter registration drives.

He was charged after investigators say as many as nine applications he collected were found in a trash bin behind a Harrisonburg store.

The attorney general says he only looks into election issues after a request from the State Board of Elections.

“There’s no way to tell by party when people fill out these forms, what party they’re affiliated with, so I don’t think there’s any political motivation,” Virginia Registrar Brandi Lilly said Friday.

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