October 26, 2004: Headlines: COS - Tanzania: Election2004 - Bush: Politics: Election2004 - Taft: Newsmax: Taft told CNNís Bill Hemmer that in four Ohio counties, more people have registered to vote than live in those counties and are of voting age.

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Taft told CNNís Bill Hemmer that in four Ohio counties, more people have registered to vote than live in those counties and are of voting age.

Taft told CNNís Bill Hemmer that in four Ohio counties, more people have registered to vote than live in those counties and are of voting age.

Taft told CNNís Bill Hemmer that in four Ohio counties, more people have registered to vote than live in those counties and are of voting age.

Ohio Gov. Taft: 4 Counties Have More Registrants Than Eligible Voters

Appearing on CNNís "American Morning" program Tuesday, Ohioís Republican Governor Bob Taft painted a disturbing picture of widespread vote fraud in his state.

Taft told CNNís Bill Hemmer that in four Ohio counties, more people have registered to vote than live in those counties and are of voting age.

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"We have four counties where you have more voters registered than you have 18 and over population," Taft said.

Taft noted the role of Democrat 527 groups that have inflated Ohioís voter registeration rolls.

"We've had a lot of fraudulent voter registrations already, mostly by those 527 groups. There will be unprecedented scrutiny of this election on both sides,Ē he said. Taft noted that many of these new registrations appear to be fraudulent.

"A lot of these voters don't have addresses," he said of the new registrations. "When they send the postcard out to them, after they register, that comes back undeliverable. You're talking about thousands of cases like that all across the State of Ohio."

Taft says he hopes the heightened level of scrutiny will lead to "an accurate count for the state of Ohio."

Taft said vote monitors will seek to "make sure that a voter is a citizen, 18 and over, and a resident of the precinct and county where they plan to vote."





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