New Voters Are ‘Ringers’

Wow. The Republican party apparatchiks are really, at last, out-and-out, up-front, hostile to voters.

“The organized left’s efforts to, quote unquote, register voters – I call them ringers – have created these problems,” said James P. Trakas, a Republican co-chairman in Cuyahoga County.

Big G.O.P. Bid to Challenge Voters at Polls in Key State, by Michael Moss, NYT, Oct. 23, 2004