Kelly Ayotte

Facts don't slow Trump election integrity commission's rush to cry fraud

Facts don't slow Trump election integrity commission's rush to cry fraud

Americans should thank Kris Kobach for his timely demonstration that President Donald Trump’s “election integrity” commission is the scam its critics have been claiming all along. Mr. Kobach, who serves as co-chair of the commission as well as Kansas secretary of state and who is an aspiring candidate for governor, wrote a column in Breitbart News that he had “proof” of so much voter fraud in New Hampshire that it turned the outcome of the U.S. Senate race. The claim was so swiftly and easily dispatched at a fact-finding hearing in Manchester on Tuesday that it dramatically illustrated the foundation of the entire enterprise — a search to justify voter suppression laws on any and all...