By Kristi Reed
Forged voter registration applications, inaccurate information and forged signatures are among the illegal activities a voter registration group is suspected of having committed in Gwinnett and several other Georgia counties.
“Gwinnett County is one of the counties where we have evidence of what we think is voter registration fraud,” said Jared Thomas, spokesman for Secretary of State Brian Kemp.
According to Thomas, Kemp’s office has issued a subpoena to the New Georgia Project requesting documents to determine the extent of the fraud. Other counties, he said, which have reported fraudulent activity include Bartow, Butts, Coweta, DeKalb, Effingham, Henry, Marion, Muscogee, Tattnall, Terrell and Tombs. Read more.
The good news is home values are creeping up, the bad news is your tax bill is too. For my Dacula friends, our commissioner, Tommy Hunter, was the lone vote against what is effectively a tax increase for the majority of Gwinnett property owners. Read my report on today's vote on the Gwinnett Daily Post website.