Reaction: Task Force Vote Fraud Investigation: "Subpena Ward Boss Lists" - George Bliss and Pamela Zekman - Chicago Tribune

Reaction: Task Force Vote Fraud Investigation: "Subpena Ward Boss Lists" - George Bliss and Pamela Zekman - Chicago Tribune

Precinct Data Is Sought in Vote Probe

by: George Bliss, Pamela Zekman | publication date: October 21, 1972 | Publication: The Chicago Tribune | pages: 1, 4

"At least 15 ward committee-men have been subpenaed by a federal grand jury to produce rosters of their precinct captains and other workers.  The lists have long been closely guarded secrets in ward politics. . ."

After indicting 40 election judges and poll workers on vote fraud charges, a federal grand jury investigation into Chicago's historic vote fraud subpoenas 15 ward committeemen for their rosters of precinct workers. The investigation is a result of the Tribune's task force report in to the city's vote fraud. This piece is a part of that series.

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