Texas AG Paxton to Newsmax: Unit Working to Protect Future Elections

Texas AG Paxton to Newsmax: Unit Working to Protect Future Elections

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who is forming an election integrity unit of investigators, lawyers, and more with a goal of guaranteeing that future elections are secure and transparent, told Newsmax Wednesday that even though the 2020 election results were not disputed, his office is still investigating or prosecuting hundreds of instances of voter fraud. 

“Even though we were successful in protecting our elections, my office right now has over 500 counts of voter fraud in front of the courts and we have … almost 300 investigations,” Paxton told Newsmax’s “National Report.” “It’s the most we’ve ever had.”

Part of the reason there are more investigations is because there are more lawyers to investigate the cases, said Paxton.

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