Jack of Spades: The Heritage Foundation – Birthplace of the False Cry of Election Fraud

Key Takeaways on Heritage’s False Cry of Election Fraud

1. Heritage’s “Election Fraud Database” is a sham, providing zero evidence of voting fraud changing election outcomes.

2. That sham claim is, in turn, the basis for Heritage Action’s “Factsheet,” the acknowledged blueprint for the new vote-suppressing laws adopted in 19 Red states, disingenuously promoted as ensuring “election integrity” . 

Forty years ago, Paul Weyrich, who helped establish the Heritage Foundation, admitted, “I don’t want everybody to vote. As a matter of fact, our leverage in the elections quite candidly goes up as the voting populace goes down.”