Rep. Moran's son resigns from his campaign following voter fraud video

(Note: None of the Morans in this blog are related to the author - thank God.) Patrick Moran, son of Congressman Jim Moran, has resigned from his father's campaign following the release of a video shot by conservative activist James O'Keefe appearing to show the younger Moran telling someone how to commit voter fraud. The Hill: The video - released earlier in the day by Project Veritas, a conservative organization headed by the Republican activist James O'Keefe - revealed that the younger Moran had weighed options for helping an undercover operative cast votes on behalf of 100 people who allegedly weren't planning to vote. "There will be a lot of voter protection, so, if they just have, you know, the utility bill or bank statement - bank statement would obviously be tough ... but faking a utility bill would be easy enough," Moran says, apparently referring to options for getting around Virginia's voter ID laws.  Moran's campaign issued a statement confirming the...(Read Full Post)