Don't Dial DOJ for Voter Fraud Protection

If you thought the U.S. Justice Department under Attorney General Eric Holder was already shockingly biased toward far-left causes, get ready for a more permanent problem. As Hans A. von Spakovsky has outlined in the first of five articles for Pajamas Media about DOJ's Civil Rights Division, Holder has hired 16 civil service employees -- not political appointees -- in the Voting Rights Section.  This means they will be part of the permanent bureaucracy. It's part of an overall trend of loading the Civil Rights Division with card-carrying leftists despite Holder's promise to hire qualified people regardless of ideology. All of the new hires have radical backgrounds, including several with the ACLU displayed prominently on their resumes.  Some specifically oppose measures to curb voter fraud, such as requiring photo I.D.s.  Since no conservatives have been hired, Mr. von Spakovsky aptly titled his article "Every Single One: The Politicized Hiring of Eric Holder's Voting...(Read Full Post)