Clackamas investigating ballot tampering report

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Monday, November 05, 2012

Authorities are investigating alleged ballot tampering by a temporary elections worker in Clackamas County. 

Kate Brown says she's assigned staff to be present as Clackamas County continues to process ballots in preparation for Tuesday night's vote count. On Friday the Oregon Department of Justice confirmed it's looking into allegations of ballot fraud in Clackamas County. A temporary elections worker is suspected of tampering with ballots in a secure ballot room.

Brown also says she will ensure that every ballot that was under the control of the worker in question will be reviewed.

Read more at OPB.

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