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Clinton Precint Chair Lied About Vote Couting Last Night; on Camera

The above video is from the second round of voting in Precint 43 in Des Moines, Iowa.

The first vote was:

  • 215 Sanders
  • 210 Clinton
  • 26 O’Malley
  • 8 Undecided
  • 459 TOTAL

Following this vote, a second vote was conducted, the results of which are in the video above. From a commenter:

After this, the groups realign and another count was conducted. Sanders’s group leads performed a FULL recount of all the supporters in his group. The Clinton team only added the new supporters gained to her original number from the first round of voting. I did not see another recount of the Clinton supporters taking place. It would have been very hard to miss that activity.

The second vote was:

  • 232 Clinton
  • 224 Sanders
  • 456 Total

It was assumed by the chair, Drew Gentsch, that the voter difference was due to a few people that left the building before the second round began. The question is whether there were really 456 total people present for the second round of voting. That was not clear, as Clinton’s team did not perform a recount of ALL of the Hillary supporters during the second round of voting. We don’t know how many Hillary supporters were in the room. Some of them may have also left the building between rounds.

The Clinton precinct chair, Liz Buck, lied about whether she recounted all of the Clinton supporters during the second count. At 9:44pm ET she stated to the Chair that she only counted the newly gained supporters and added that to her first-round count to arrive at the new 232 total. A minute later, after the second round votes were being discussed openly, with Hillary then taking a 5-4 delegate lead, the Sanders supporters directly asked Liz if she recounted ALL of the Clinton supporters during the second round. Liz Buck answered yes to that question at 9:45pm ET stating that she DID count them all. It’s all on tape.

Objections from Sanders supporters, while technically acknowledged, were largely suppressed by the precinct chair. Rather than asking Buck to conduct a full recount of Clinton supporters present, a vote for a recount was conducted which predictably failed. Where else in the country are Clinton supporters cheating?

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I am a Tlingit, born and raised in Tlingit Country, and a proud member of the Tlingit Nation.

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