Aug 24, 2012
thanks to vltp member “Jonny Cache” for finding this article.
As usual, anything highlighted in bold blue lettering is an active link.
It was also revealed Schmidt had conspired with Speaker Bolger to find a ‘straw man’ to run as a fake democrat against Schmidt, thereby guaranteeing Schmidt’s win in the election and retention of his seat: only this time as a republican. The fake democrat, Matt Mojzak, a 22 year old retail clerk, was offered $450 to file as a democrat and told that he would not have to campaign or raise money. Mojzak, who did not reside in Schmidt’s district, swore in his affidavit that he was living at a home in Schmidt’s district. Phil Browne, a top staffer to Speaker Bolger, delivered the papers that needed to be filed to the Kent County clerk. Mojzak then withdrew his ‘candidacy’ when media got wind that he did not actually live in the district he was running in. This, in turn, raised red flags about what was going on in Michigan’s 76th district, prompting an investigation.
Prosecutor Forsyth concluded that no criminal law was violated and therefore he could not press charges. But the story doesn’t end there. Just today it was revealed that Mr. Forsyth called off the investigation that the Michigan State Police were conducting. There had been a possibility of conspiracy to commit perjury charges against Speaker Bolger and Rep. Roy Schmidt for their recruitment efforts to place a fake democrat on the ballot.
To read this entire article, and how this is being swept under the rug, please click here
Does this sound familiar to what happened in South Carolina with Alvin Greene and Jim Demint in the 2010 Senate race? To remind you, here is an interview with Alvin Greene on CNN that you can watch if you click here