How Election Integrity Has Been Destroyed In Arizona (And Elsewhere)

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Because I live in Arizona, I have wondered and scratched my head as to why a fundamentally “red” state ends up with “blue” politicians. Such was the case during the 2020 election when Donald Trump was overwhelmingly popular and yet lost the state. Such is the case right now with the Governor’s race between Kari Lake and Katie Hobbs. Now I know the answer.

Republicans seek voters, Democrats seek ballots.

This is so simple and obvious that it has escaped everyone’s attention, including mine. According to the article below, “when ballots are more important than votes – the election will always favor the former.”

Republican candidate Kari Lake has stumped throughout Arizona and won the hearts of our citizens. Her Democrat opponent, Katie Hobbs, has hidden herself from public exposure, refusing to even be seen with Lake on a stage or anywhere else. As a candidate, in fact, Hobbs could rightly be described as reclusive.

Here is the heart of matter: Lake is seeking voters while Hobbs is seeking ballots. The same could be said for the Senate race between Republican Blake Masters and Democrat Mark Kelly. Further, this is true across all major races in Arizona. Republicans seek voters while Democrats seek ballots.

What happened in Arizona? On election day, ballots were collected as many people voted in person. Mailed in and dropped off ballots were also collected. Next, the whole collection of ballots were brought to a central location (in each county). In Maricopa County, Sheriff’s deputies barricaded the counting facility and posted armed sentinels on the roof. The counting process was going to take a long time, they said. Days later, they are still not finished.

Kari Lake’s work to secure votes was done when the polling centers closed on Tuesday. Conversely, Katie Hobbs work was just beginning. Behind closed doors, it will continue until the ballots can be arranged, manipulated and “adjusted”, until she can be declared the winner. It will not be a case of who got the most votes, but who got the most ballots. Can you see the difference?

In the 2020 election cycle, 2.3 million mail-in ballots were received in Arizona, compared to 4.28 million registered voters. Not all of those registered cast a ballot, early or otherwise. Only a relatively small minority voted in person while all the rest were loose ballots that mostly came back through the mail or drop-off boxes.

According to one astute political analyst,

The system of ballot distribution and collection is far more susceptible to control than the traditional system of votes cast at precincts.

A vote cannot be cast by a person who is no longer alive, or no longer lives in the area.  However, a ballot can be sent, completed and returned regardless of the status of the initially attributed and/or registered individual.

While ballots and votes originate in two totally different processes, the end result of both “ballots” and “votes,” weighing on the presented election outcome, is identical.

While initially the ballot form of election control was tested in Deep Blue states, through the process of mail-in returns under the guise and justification of “expanding democracy,” a useful tool for those who are vested in the distinction, I think we are now starting to see what happens on a national level when the process is expanded.

The controversial 2020 election showed the result of making ‘ballots’ the strategy for electoral success.  Under the justification of COVID-19 mitigation, mail-in ballots took center stage.  Ballot harvesting by Democrat operations was one term for the outcome.

Democrat party officials and political activist groups knew how to exploit the opportunities within the new system of ballot distribution and collection, and when you combine that with a massive legal pressure campaign to accept any and all forms of ballots, well, you can see how they are dependent.

Now that ballot collection has been shown to be a much more effective way to maintain political power, Democrats in a general sense are less focused on winning votes and more focused on gathering ballots.

When ‘ballot organization’ becomes more important than ‘vote winning,’ you modify your electoral campaign approaches accordingly.  It might sound simplistic, but inside the distinct difference between ballots and votes you will find why refusing debates is a successful strategy.

There is only one possible solution to this perversion of the voting system. That is, restoring in-person voting on election day. Let the candidates compete for votes, not ballots.

Nobody knows yet if Kari Lake will be the next Governor of Arizona, but we do know that she was and still is the most popular candidate and by a wide margin. Unfortunately, in the end the ballot may outweigh the vote.

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Patrick Wood
Patrick Wood is a leading and critical expert on Sustainable Development, Green Economy, Agenda 21, 2030 Agenda and historic Technocracy. He is the author of Technocracy Rising: The Trojan Horse of Global Transformation (2015) and co-author of Trilaterals Over Washington, Volumes I and II (1978-1980) with the late Antony C. Sutton.
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They were watching live counts. Not only adding to the count but also removing counts.
At the very end of the video, you see what happened in Michigan. Amaizing. They also show how the Georgia senate race was impacted.


Just as pathetic is the fact that over 3 days have passed after the mid-term elections. And we still don’t know which party won the majority of the Senate or the house of reps! I suspect that the powers that be know who the losers and the winners are. They’re just not releasing the info to the public. Or it may be that they’ll get the voting machines to give them the results they want. If we can’t even get individual states to clean up their election fraud and corruption. I don’t see much chance of cleaning it up on… Read more »

Steve Prewitt

So all of this is perfectly legal – NOT BUT if you control the legal system you can literally get away with murder. From such subterfuge Revolutions are born….


Good explanation of how the election is manipulated.

gregory alan johnson

Computerized election fraud has fully modernized the ‘art’ of stealing an election to a form never before seen.



they cry out in pain as they strike at you


Looks like we lost another election, Arizona has perfected the election fraud, so goes our state from red to blue.


“In the end the ballot may outweigh the vote.” And of course, as usual, those who know about it will do nothing about it.

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Lawrence Kaifesh

You are exactly right. What can we do to get the Dems to humor us and commit to a fair election, to prove they have not been stealing elections:
-Same Day Voting
-No Machines, Paper Ballots
-Mail in only for extreme cases
-Picture ID
-Counting at the end of the day in public
What could possibly go wrong?