Obama Team Files Suit Over Alleged Voter Suppression Plan

GettyOn afternoon conference call, Obama and Michigan Democratic officials say they’re seeking an injunction to block alleged “caging” by the state GOP — using home foreclosure lists to seek to block residents from voting.

Obama counsel Bob Bauer: “It is an absolute attack on their right to vote” and a “completely false and completely illegal basis” to challenge votes.

“This is a standard operating procedure within the Republican party that’s been under legal challenge.”

Listen to a clip of the call here.

The Macomb party chair denies the comments attributed to him.

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