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Trump's Voter Fraud Commission Is Gone, But Scrutiny Will Continue - ProPublica

In an unexpected executive order on Wednesday night, President Donald Trump abruptly dissolved the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, which he'd set up after alleging with no evidence that he lost the popular vote because of millions of illegal votes.

4 things to know about Trump's voter fraud claims, according to the expert behind a Pew study his staff cites

President Trump's call Wednesday morning for a "major investigation" into what he described as voter fraud was paired with a vow to potentially "strengthen up voting procedures."

Election Hacks: Sorting Fact from Fiction

For the past year, the American electorate has been subjected to breathless headlines about the vulnerabilities of election technology. Some have even implied the 2016 election was hacked, and that all Americans should be afraid-very afraid-of future hacks.

Trump refuses to release documents to Maine secretary of state despite judge’s order

Portland Press Herald, Jan. 6, 2018

Booker: Trump’s now-disbanded voter fraud panel was ‘based on a lie’, Jan. 5, 2018

Trump’s New Plan To Uncover Voter Fraud Is Just As Alarming As His Old Plan

Huffington Post, Jan. 4, 2018

Trump’s Voter Fraud Commission Is Gone, But Scrutiny Will Continue

ProPublica, Jan. 4, 2018

Trump Closes Voter Fraud Panel That Bickered More Than It Revealed

The New York Times, Jan. 4, 2018

Sean Spicer may hold key to future of N.J. Trump voter intimidation case, Dec. 1, 2017

Culling Voter Rolls: Battling Over Who Even Gets to Go to the Polls

The New York Times, Nov. 25, 2017

Russian hackers only got as far as Alaska’s public elections website

The Midnight Sun, Nov. 15, 2017

Maine secretary of state, a member of Trump voting commission, sues panel for information about its work

Press Herald, Nov. 9, 2017

Securing the vote: How ‘paper’ can protect US elections from foreign invaders

The Christian Science Monitor, Nov. 7, 2017

Securing the vote: Could Henny Nelson, age 131, help Russia rig an election?

The Christian Science Monitor, Nov. 3, 2017

The Voter Fraud Commission Wants Your Data — But Experts Say They Can’t Keep It Safe

ProPublica, Oct. 23, 2017

Conflict Mounts Inside Voting Fraud Commission in the Wake of Child Porn Arrest

ProPublica, Oct. 17, 2017

12 white men — and no minorities — to testify at Trump voter commission meeting

CNN, Sept. 12, 2017

Background Checks for Voting Get Floated at Trump Election Commission Meeting

Mother Jones, Sep. 12, 2017

Election Integrity Commission members accuse New Hampshire voters of fraud

The Washington Post, Sept. 8, 2017

Here is N.J.’s latest response to Trump voter fraud commission, Aug. 28, 2017

Trump election fraud commission presses Maine, other states for voter details

Press Herald, July 27, 2017

Trump directs panel to tackle voter ‘fraud’ during commission’s first session

USA Today, July 19, 2017

How Trump’s DOJ Will Try to Purge Voter Rolls

Slate, July 11, 2017

Advocates Worry Trump Administration Wants To Revamp Motor Voter Law

NPR, July 8, 2017

Why Trump’s quest to find elusive evidence of voter fraud has united defiant red and blue states

CBC News, July 7, 2017

The Controversy Over The ‘Motor Voter’ Law

NPR Morning Edition, July 7, 2017

Election Experts See Flaws in Trump Voter Commission’s Plan to Smoke Out Fraud

ProPublica, July 6, 2017


What’s at stake in Trump commission’s request for voter data that N.J. just rejected, July 6, 2017

What the federal government can get from your voter file

CNN, July 6, 2017

Trump questions why some states won’t comply with ‘voter fraud panel’ requests

ABC News, July 1, 2017

Increasing Voter Turnout for 2018 and Beyond

The New York Times, June 13, 2017

David Becker’s Keynote at the 2017 Future of California Elections Conference

March 9, 2017

Promoting Voter Trust and Confidence in Elections

Panel at the National Association of Secretaries of State 2017 Winter Meeting, Washington, DC, February 17, 2017

Trump’s voter fraud claims are absurd, another analysis shows

VICE News, February 10, 2017

Chaos at the White House

FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, January 30, 2017

David Becker interview on the Guy Gordon Show

WJR Detroit, January 26, 2017

“No hay ningún indicio de fraude electoral”, dice el autor del informe que cita como prueba Trump

Univision, January 26, 2017

David Becker interview on The Drive with Steve Jaxon

KSRO, January 26, 2017

Voter fraud explained: Here’s what you need know

CNN, January 26, 2017

David Becker interview on the Chad Hartman Show

WCCO CBS Minnesota, January 25, 2017

4 things to know about Trump’s voter fraud claims

The Washington Post, January 25, 2017

After His Claim of Voter Fraud, Trump Vows ‘Major Investigation’

The New York Times, January 25, 2017

Trump seeks investigation into baseless claims of voter fraud, January 25, 2017

Despite Criticism Of Claims, Trump Seeks Investigation Into Voter Fraud

National Public Radio, January 25, 2017

David Becker interview on The Situation Room

CNN, January 25, 2017

Press Secretary Affirms that Trump Believes Lie of Millions of Illegal Voters

The New York Times, January 24, 2017

Pew study author: ‘Zero evidence of fraud’ in 2016 election

The Hill, January 24, 2017

David Becker interview on AC360

CNN, January 24, 2017

New Election Cyberprotections Cause Confusion and Concern

Governing, January 17, 2017

Amid An Assault On Voting Rights, Here’s Where Advocates See Some Hope

HuffPost, June 9, 2017

Trump’s Commission on ‘Election Integrity’ Will Lead to Massive Voter Suppression

The Nation, May 11, 2017

Whatever Happened To Trump’s Voter Fraud Investigation?

Fast Company, Apr. 26, 2017

Why Republicans Can’t Find the Big Voter Fraud Conspiracy

Politico Magazine, Apr. 2, 2017