Picture it: You're ninety-five years old. You put your life on the line and served your country. You bleed red, white and blue and revere the voting process. But your nursing home confiscated your ballot, your voter registration card and won't give them back. If you get upset, they sedate you.
That's exactly what's happening in care homes across the country and it stinks to High Heaven. Thankfully, @lemonmaid3 is raising awareness in her Twitter thread.
I'd never even thought about nursing home voter fraud until she tweeted about it to @realDonaldTrump last week. Her ninety-five year old grandmother is in exactly this predicament and boy! is she ever pissed!
She's not the only one. Not by a long chalk. Other people responded with similar horror stories. Here's just a few of them.
So what can you do if your elderly relative is in this predicament? A lot! The Twitter thread @lemonmaid3 started was full of helpful suggestions, some which may be correct, some may not. In no particular order...
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