Voter Fraud Rumors

As the world waited for the final 2020 U.S. election results, claims of voter fraud in Michigan, Wisconsin, and other states flooded the Snopes inbox.

Were Millions of Mail-in Ballots Wrongly Sent to People Who Didn’t Request Them?
  • 20 November 2020
Some states automatically send mail-in ballots to all registered voters ... because they registered to...
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Did Americans Vote After Polls Closed in the 2020 Election?
  • 20 November 2020
Many states have different rules when it comes to submitting and processing ballots.
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Did a Dominion Voting Systems Employee Brag About Rigging the Election Against Trump?
  • 29 December 2020
Right-wing activists and commentators, including President Trump's sons and lawyers, targeted an elections technology employee...
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Those Trump Campaign ‘Election Defense’ Emails, Fact-Checked
  • 20 November 2020
After Joe Biden was announced the 46th U.S. president, the Trump campaign sent supporters dozens...
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Is the 2020 Election ‘Far From Over’?
  • 20 November 2020
Even as Joe Biden had secured the majority of electoral votes in the 2020 U.S....
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Does Trump Have a 12th Amendment ‘Path to Victory’?
  • 20 November 2020
"Let's just wait for the 12th Amendment to take place! Trump wins!" a Trump supporter...
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Could Trump Defy Popular Vote By Halting Voter Certification?
  • 19 November 2020
Here's why the country is focusing on the usually mundane certification process in key battleground...
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Did Biden Hire ‘Skinny Joey’ Merlino To Rig Election?
  • 19 November 2020
When all else fails, blame the mob.
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Debunking Trump Tweets: 20,000 Dead Voters in Pennsylvania
  • 19 November 2020
There is currently no proof provided that any deceased Pennsylvanian has voted in the 2020...
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Were Poll Watchers ‘Thrown Out’ of Vote Counting Rooms?
  • 19 November 2020
In the wake of the 2020 presidential election, the Trump campaign spread this rumor in...
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Were Votes Switched from Romney to Obama in 2012?
  • 18 November 2020
U.S. President Donald Trump has been stoking fear about voter fraud for years.
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Did a ‘Seized’ Server in Germany Prove Trump Won 410 Electoral Votes?
  • 18 November 2020
Mythical computer servers in foreign countries haven't changed the outcome of the 2020 U.S. presidential...
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