‘Voter intimidation is illegitimate,’ NC’s lawyer common says in wake of Biden marketing campaign bus incident

‘Voter intimidation is illegal,’ NC’s attorney general says in wake of Biden campaign bus incident

RALEIGH, NC (WNCN) – The North Carolina attorney general has shared a joint statement with seven other attorneys general designed to intimidate voters.

“Intimidating voters is illegal in any state – whether in person or from a car,” said Attorney General Josh Stein.

Stein’s statement comes after that The Federal Bureau of Investigation said it is currently investigating an incident on Friday in Texas, where supporters of President Donald Trump aggressively surrounded a Biden campaign bus on a Texas freeway, according to the Texas Tribune.

As attorneys general, we work closely with our law enforcement partners to ensure everyone has safe access to surveys. Voters have the right to cast a ballot free from intimidation or harassment, and we will not tolerate anything less.

Anyone witnessing the behavior should immediately report it to law enforcement agencies. ”

Josh Stein, North Carolina attorney general

Attorneys-general from Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin on Monday condemned voter intimidation.

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