In an attempt to shame citizens who don’t vote, the left wing Greater Wisconsin Political Fund (see where their money comes from here) sent out a mailing listing the names, addresses and voting records of private citizens in Wisconsin. Ann Althouse received the mailer and is appalled.
I obscured names and addresses, but be assured, this was a list of real names and addresses of people who live near me, with the information about whether they voted in the last 2 elections. This is an effort to shame and pressure people about voting, and it is truly despicable. Your vote is private, you have a right not to vote, and anyone who tries to shame and an harass you about it is violating your privacy, and the assumption that I will become active in shaming and pressuring my neighbors is repugnant. (Read More)
When I first saw Althouse’s headline I was sort of taken aback. But after thinking about it for a moment it’s really no surprise. It’s well documented that the left will stop at nothing to achieve their goals.
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