Talk radio hosts revive fraud lies as explanation for any fall election losses
Official Vote By Mail Ballot Drop Box sign points voters to the ballot box at the Lauderhill Supervisor of Elections location, on Oct. 12, 2020. - Jillian Cain/Dreamstime/Dreamstime/TNS

Apparently, President Donald Trump’s big lie wasn’t enough, no matter how many times his 2020 election-fraud claims have been debunked. Right-wing radio hosts around the country are planting in the minds of listeners the idea that Democrats cannot possibly win the elections this November without engaging in massive fraud — long before the ballots have even been printed. The consistency of their fraud pronouncements, via rural and urban AM radio stations around the country, suggests this is coordinated, not the result of a miraculous coincidence. The fact that anyone feels the need to concoct s...