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Kanye West's presidential bid bolstered by Republican operatives in at least five states

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Multiple GOP activists and operatives have sought to get the rapper on the November ballot, raising questions about whether they are part of an effort to siphon votes from Joe Biden.
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Democrats in Wisconsin have asked state officials to block Kanye West from standing, claiming that he used bogus signatures like 'Mickey Mouse' and 'Bernie Sanders'

Democrats in Wisconsin have asked state officials to block Kanye West from standing, claiming that he used bogus signatures like 'Mickey Mouse' and 'Bernie Sanders'

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Wisconsin Democrats have filed a complaint to state officials about Kanye West.
The Democratic Party and a separate challenge claimed that the rapper's team submitted its papers late.
They also alleged that West used bogus signatures and addresses in his nomination forms.
His paperwork included signatures from "Mickey Mouse" and "Bernie Sanders," local media reported.
The complaint contained affidavits from six people who say they were duped into signing West's forms.
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Kanye West could be kicked from Illinois ballot after allegedly submitting nearly 2,000 ‘invalid' signatures

Kanye West could be kicked from Illinois ballot after allegedly submitting nearly 2,000 ‘invalid' signatures

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Kanye West's presidential ambitions have run into some red tape after Illinois elections officials took issue with his paperwork. The alleged oversight could cost the rapper his place on the state's ballot.
West submitted 3,218 voter signatures as part of his candidacy filing, but 1,928 of them, or 60 percent, were deemed invalid, the Chicago Tribune reported. This means that he falls considerably short of the 2,500 signatures required to appear on the Illinois ballot.
The faulty petition could be suffering from a range of issues, including fake names, fake addresses, or something less...
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