Congresswoman, Alabama Secretary Of State Are Having a Little Fight On Twitter
Congresswoman, Alabama Secretary of State are having a little fight on Twitter
Rep. Terri Sewell and Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill traded accusations on Twitter Thursday, after a Jefferson County probate judge said none of the voters identified by Merrill’s office as possible illegal crossover voters had ever even attempted to vote in the runoff election.
Merrill’s office, which oversees elections in Alabama, sent more than 600 names to probate judges throughout the state. Those voters, Merrill said, had potentially voted illegally in the September runoff between Republicans Roy Moore and Luther Strange. However, local officials determined that most, if not all of those names, had been misidentified as crossover voters because …