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Subject:  Re: Question for TMFPMarti Date:  7/13/2013  8:29 AM
Author:  lowstudent Number:  688753 of 794992

With absentee voting there's no protection whatsoever against selling votes, and you really have no way of knowing who actually cast the vote either.
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I must say personally, I can not think of a manner of voter fraud that could possibly be less effective or more costly. Can't see this as being a problem, takes way too much effort and time, for that kind of monitoring for the subset of folks who would sell their vote and really care about who was going to win -- that is of cour