President Donald Trump cited the recent Paterson elections which were marred by voter fraud to rail against mail-in voting on Sunday night.
Councilman William McKoy is seeking an injunction from the Passaic County Superior Court to stop councilman-elect Alex Mendez, who has been charged with election and voter fraud, from taking office next week.
Governor Phil Murphy has called on City Council vice president Michael Jackson and councilman-elect Alex Mendez, both charged with voter fraud offenses, to give up seats won in the recent municipal elections.
After getting charged with election and voting fraud, councilman-elect Alex Mendez is saying he is not guilty.
Councilman Michael Jackson, councilman-elect Alex Mendez, and two other men, including councilman Shahin Khalique’s brother, were charged with criminal conduct involving mail-in ballots in the recent Paterson elections.
After expressing their support for three projects at the Great Falls two days ago that requires a $38 million bond guarantee, City Council members suddenly turned against them on Thursday afternoon.
Citing widespread voter fraud, including theft of vote-by-mail ballots, longtime councilman William McKoy is asking the New Jersey Superior Court to invalidate the results of the 3rd Ward race and order a special election.