Kerry’s election day strategy? 10,000 lawyers enlisted for battleground states. Six “SWAT” teams of political operatives situated across the country in fueled up jets awaiting orders to fly to contested states to mount legal fights.
“While the lawyers litigate, political operatives will try to shape public perception. Their goal would be to persuade voters that Kerry has the best claim to the presidency and that Republicans are trying to steal it. Democrats are already laying the public relations groundwork by pointing to every possible voting irregularity before the Nov. 2 election and accusing Republicans of wrongdoing.”
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