Sacramento County taxpayers on the hook for election's office mistakes

Political science Professor Robert Huckfeldt is quoted in the Sacramento Bee.

A pair of blunders by the Sacramento County elections office that omitted information from the sample ballot booklet sent to thousands of registered voters is costing taxpayers more than $68,000 and has the potential to affect voting in the Nov. 4 election.

“I’ve never heard of it before, but good grief, what are you going to do? You’ve got to correct the mistake,” said UC Davis political science professor Robert Huckfeldt. “I would think it really sort of compromises the whole process if you don’t.”

Read more at the Sacramento Bee.