Many of you remember a while back when folks paid by Republican Party were found to have switched voters’ party affiliation without their consent. This led to re-evaluation of a “bounty” program for voter registrations. Nearly 300 voters in Orange County became Republicans without their knowledge or consent. Yesterday, the Governator signed a AB 452 by Assemblyman Juan Arambula that requires county registrars to more clearly inform voters when their party affiliation is changed. This is a step in the right direction to prevent voter fraud.
You can read the entire LA Times story by Patrick McGreevey here.