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More Than 40 Calls to Fraud Hotline Tuesday

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Lance Dennee, WKMS
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The Attorney General's Office says it had received 43 calls from eight counties by 2:30 p.m. today.

A majority of the calls involved procedural questions, voter assistance, voting machines, election officials, electioneering and vote buying.

None reported in the WKMS listening area.

According to a a release from the Attorney General's Office, Kentuckians who witness election irregularities or possible election law violations are encouraged to call the Election Fraud hotline at 800-328-VOTE (800-328-8683).

Voters can cast ballots until 6 p.m. local time.

Matt Markgraf joined the WKMS team as a student in January 2007. He's served in a variety of roles over the years: as News Director March 2016-September 2019 and previously as the New Media & Promotions Coordinator beginning in 2011. Prior to that, he was a graduate and undergraduate assistant. He is currently the host of the international music show Imported on Sunday nights at 10 p.m.
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