Posted by on February 12, 2019 4:54 am
Categories: A-Bump A-Just In Dirty Tricks
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Even in the circus that was last November’s Florida ballot count, Jacob Engels managed to stand out.

Amid the Proud Boys and Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) standing on a truck filled with mock ballots, Engels, 27, was a permanent fixture in the Broward County elections board parking lot, leading the Republican crowd outside in chants with a megaphone and sparking rumors about mysterious disappearing ballots.

At one point, he donned a gray wig and a pantsuit in imitation of Broward County elections chief Brenda Snipes. With a coterie of other right-wing activists behind him, Engels headed to a church, megaphone in hand, and tried to protest a rally for Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Andrew Gillum.

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