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Tracy Campbell

Tracy Campbell is the author of "Deliver the Vote: A History of Election Fraud, an American Political Tradition, 1742-2004" (New York, 2005), and "Short of the Glory: The Fall and Redemption of Edward F. Prichard, Jr." (Lexington, 1998). He is associate professor of history and co-director of the Wendell H. Ford Public Policy Research Center at the University of Kentucky




In some cases, it's not the voters who count, it's the counters
ASK THIS | January 13, 2006
As author Tracy Campbell tells it, regardless of the voting method—from paper ballots to absentee voting to electronic machines—there is a long history of election cheating in the U.S., and it is not disappearing. Campbell, an expert on the subject, offers reporters suggestions on what to look for.

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