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  Gentlemen! You Can't Pander Here -- This Is An Election Year!

Hero Texas A.G. Won’t Let Foreigns Sap & Impurify His Precious Voterly Fluids

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott doesn’t hold with having his state’s elections tampered with. He simply will not have it! And so, in a perfectly reasonable move that is not the least bit dickish or calculated to pander to constituents’ raging xenophobia, he has sent a strongly-worded letter to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, threatening to “prosecute any of its monitors who step within 100 feet of a Texas polling place on Election Day.” Needless to say, the OSCE had actually been invited to observe U.S. elections by the State Department, as part of a program that has been in existence since 2002. “If OSCE members want to learn more about our elections processes so they can improve their own democratic systems, we welcome the opportunity to discuss the measures Texas has implemented to protect the integrity of the elections,” Abbott wrote. “However, groups and individuals from outside the United States are not allowed to influence or interfere with the election process in Texas.” Read more on Hero Texas A.G. Won’t Let Foreigns Sap & Impurify His Precious Voterly Fluids…