IMPERSONATION FRAUD AT THE POLLS: Voting in the name
of other legitimate voters and voters who have died, moved away, or
lost their right to vote because they are felons, but remain registered.
FALSE REGISTRATIONS: Voting under fraudulent voter
registrations that either use a phony name and a real or fake address
or claim residence in a particular jurisdiction where the registered
voter does not actually live and is not entitled to vote.
DUPLICATE VOTING: Registering in multiple locations and voting
in the same election in more than one jurisdiction or state.
FRAUDULENT USE OF ABSENTEE BALLOTS: Requesting
absentee ballots and voting without the knowledge of the actual
voter; or obtaining the absentee ballot from a voter and either filling
it in directly and forging the voter’s signature or illegally telling the
voter who to vote for.
BUYING VOTES: Paying voters to cast either an in-person or
absentee ballot for a particular candidate.
ILLEGAL “ASSISTANCE” AT THE POLLS: Forcing or
intimidating voters—particularly the elderly, disabled, illiterate, and
those for whom English is a second language—to vote for particular
candidates while supposedly providing them with “assistance.”
INELIGIBLE VOTING: Illegal registration and voting by individuals
who are not U.S. citizens, are convicted felons, or are otherwise not
eligible to vote.
ALTERING THE VOTE COUNT: Changing the actual vote
count either in a precinct or at the central location where votes
BALLOT PETITION FRAUD: Forging the signatures of registered
voters on the ballot petitions that must be filed with election officials
in some states for a candidate or issue to be listed on the official ballot.
From The Heritage Foundation
Does Your Vote Count? Ensuring Election Integrity and Making Sure Every Vote Counts
available at: https://thf_media.s3.amazonaws.com/2014/pdf/Doesyourvotecount.pdf
Heritage Election Integrity Issue Page
available at: http://www.heritage.org/election-integrity
Heritage Foundation Explainer: Voter Fraud
available at: http://www.heritage.org/election-integrity/heritage-explains/voter-fraud
Public Interest Legal Foundation: Alien Invasion II: The Sequel to the Discovery and Cover-up of Non-citizen Registration and Voting in Virginia
available at: https://publicinterestlegal.org/blog/alien-invasion-ii-sequel-discovery-cover-non-citizen-registration-voting-virginia/
Public Interest Legal Foundation: Best Practices for Achieving Integrity in Voter Registration
available at: https://publicinterestlegal.org/files/PILF-best-practices-report-FINAL.pdf
North Carolina State Board of Elections: Post-Election Audit Report, General Election 2016
available at: https://s3.amazonaws.com/dl.ncsbe.gov/sboe/Post-Election%20Audit%20Report_2016%20General%20Election/Post-Election_Audit_Report.pdf
Pew Center for the States, Issue Brief: Inaccurate, Costly, and Inefficient: Evidence That America’s Voter Registration System Needs an Upgrade
available at: http://www.pewtrusts.org/~/media/legacy/uploadedfiles/pcs_assets/2012/pewupgradingvoterregistrationpdf.pdf