Democrat Governor Tom Wolf’s Department of State made sure to release all the personal information of the GOP electors this year. In the past years, all personal elector information was redacted. Not this time. Electors have thus been exposed to threats and harassment on an unpresidented scale. This was not done on accident. This is another attempt by te alt-left to turn the electoral college to a role that was never intended.
As Written By John Sexton for Hot Air:
“I feel like it is total harassment.”
The State of Pennsylvania released the personal information of GOP electors, leading to a wave of emails and phone calls which at least one elector described as “total harassment.” From PennLive:
The Department of State says certain information, including a list of Electoral College electors, is publicly available as part of the Pennsylvania Election Code. That list, provided by the president-elect or his representative, included the electors’ contact information, according to the department…
“Previously, the Pennsylvania Department of State redacted everything except for names for these types of requests,” said state GOP spokeswoman Megan Sweeney…
“These electors were never on the ballot, nor were they ever candidates,” Sweeney said. “Nevertheless, Governor Tom Wolf’s Department of State chose to break with precedent and release the phone numbers and home addresses of Pennsylvania’s twenty electors.”
One elector PennLive spoke to said she had received 18,000 emails plus letters and phone calls. She asked that her name not be used in the story to prevent further harassment. Meanwhile, the Pittsburgh Tribune review spoke to another GOP elector who is receiving a similar deluge:
Warren County’s Ash Khare, one of Pennsylvania’s 20 electors, said he has received more than 13,000 such emails since the Nov. 8 election — including 1,000 on Thursday alone.
“My life has been turned upside down because I am an elector. I feel like it is total harassment,” said Khare, 68, who also received more than 100 phone calls and 500 letters, including one written in pencil by a 7-year-old…..
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