Josh Shapiro Charges Former Political Consultant With ‘Wide Scale’ Voter Fraud

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 14: Voters line up for the first day of early voting outside of the High Museum polling station on December 14, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia. Georgians are headed to the polls to vote in a run off election for two U.S. Senate seats.  (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • “In advance of the 2023 municipal elections, this arrest is an important reminder that interfering with the integrity of our elections is a serious crime,” Shapiro said.
  • “By soliciting and organizing the wide scale forgery of signatures, the defendant undermined the democratic process and Philadelphians’ right to a free and fair election.”
  • Shapiro’s announcement comes days after securing the governor’s race victory against Republican Senator Doug Mastriano, who conceded in the race Sunday evening after losing by more than 14 points.

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