“Sorority offered free drinks to members to vote in Tuscaloosa City Board of Education race”

The Birmingham News reports. (h/t Political Wire)

Offering payments or incentives for voting is illegal in federal elections.  It is also illegal in some states.  (It is illegal in all states to pay someone to vote for or against a candidate or ballot measure.)

More on this in my article, Vote Buying.

Share

Comments are closed.