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October 22, 2014

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Sharron Angle passes on run for office to make documentary on voter fraud

Former U.S. Senate candidate Sharron Angle will not run for elected office this year, and will instead produce a documentary on voter fraud and election tampering.

The Reno Republican's announcement on her website brings a sigh of relief to the Republican establishment, who worried that she'd be a formidable primary candidate for state Senate against incumbent Sen. Greg Brower. Or she would pick another office to run for that would allow Democrats to cast her as the face of the GOP.

Angle, a former assemblywoman, is best known for winning the Republican nomination to run against Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in 2010. She lost that race by 41,000 votes but parlayed the national attention she garnered in the race to an active role in the Tea Party wing of GOP politics.

In a video on her website, she said she will produce a documentary called "Voter Fraud: America's Silent Epidemic" to "expose this underground problem."

"Over the past 18 months, I've become keenly aware of an epidemic that has swept our nation, eating away at the very fabric of our freedom," she said.

She asks for donations, that, she notes, are tax deductable.

Election officials have repeatedly and loudly said that widespread voter fraud is a myth, but Angle anticipated that a newspaper would report that.

"The progressives in the media would like us to believe that voter fraud or election tampering either do not exist or represent such a small portion of our election process we should just sweep them under the run," she said. But speaking to voters across the country, she said many people believe their votes don't matter.

This is the first time since 1996 that Angle will not be running for office. She served in the Assembly from 1997 to 2007 and then unsuccessfully challenged state Sen. Bill Raggio, R-Reno, in 2008.

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  1. Angle is a total loser grasping at yet another straw to keep her name in the news. The only fraud perpetrated on the voters of Nevada was her BS teabagger run for US Senator. Now she asks for "donations" for her crackpot documentary. She is of the same ilk as Palin, Bachmann, Santorum, Gingrich, and the rest of the loudmouth right wing extremists who are only trying to make a buck off of tinfoil hat wearing loons, of which there seems to be plenty of.

  2. The "Second Amendment remedies" solution didn't work, so time to fall back on the voter suppression card, but make sure to call it something else and point fingers at a problem that...simply doesn't exist.

    In the modern day Tea/Republican Party, since they don't have a message that's worth a hill of beans, they have no alternative but to scream voter fraud.

    They don't want everyone to vote. Because they know they will get their clocks cleaned come election time. They only want certain select classes of people to cast ballots. They want to get in office and don't care how they do it, but they want to do it the easiest way possible without having to campaign. If they have to deny people the right to vote to ensure a win, then that's perfectly acceptable in their hell world.

    This is something perfect for Sharron Angle to pursue also. Something right up her alley to help her become a paid political analyst or something. Since she has no bona fides at all, this will help make her eminently qualified to mix it up with other know nothings at Fox News.

  3. Does this Witch ever get off the Broom. Now she is blaming the voters because she lost her election. Sharron lets face it YOU Suck!!! I am so sick and tired of the Tea braggers blaming everyone else when they do not get their way. All that wacko Sharron can do now is drag down Nevada in the eyes of the nation. Doesn't this Woman get it she is looked upon by the politicians in this country as a Boss Hog!!!. Go away and SHUT UP!!!

  4. Sharon should produce a documentary on political candidate fraud. That's way more prevalent and she has more experience with it than voter fraud.

  5. Sharon should produce a documentary on how she was so right wing that she could not beat the Least Liked (by Republicans) Senator in the U.S. Even with Unlimited funding. She will always be known as The Biggest Right Wing Loser and anyone giving her One Cent will see their money thrown down the same rathole.

  6. I would just like to notify my friends and loyal supporters that I too will not be seeking publice office in the next election cycle. I have decided to spend more time cleaning the house and walking my dog. I also figured I had as much chance as Ms. Angle did to win any election-anywhere-which is a number I like to call ZERO! Could someone remind me why we care about this woman? She should be ashamed of herself.

  7. Warrior alleges: "You can go anywhere in the state of Nevada or the whole country and never find more than a few people that voted for or even like Harry Reid."

    Wait a minute.

    That sentence is patently false.

    It's down in the record books of Nevada political history for anyone to read what the outcome was.

    Senator Reid won that election over Ms. Sharron Angle by collecting a margin of just about TWENTY-TWO PERCENT of the votes over what she amassed.

    To break it down even further, out of the Hispanic vote here in Nevada, it is statistically proven that 75 percent voted for Senator Reid. And that was due to her continually demonizing and dehumanizing them.

    In modern day elections, it's considered a MASSACRE. By those results, she was declared officially as unelectable.

    She probably will tell you differently, but she is officially declared DEAD politically here in Nevada.

    And it didn't stop there. It has even continued until today. That's why she won't run for anything. She's as popular here in Nevada as the Ebola virus.

    Facts are facts. Not fax. Not Focts News. Facts. Make up this crap somewhere else.