Nearly 20 people have been found guilty of election or voter fraud in Iowa since the year 2000, according to a Heritage Foundation database that details such cases nationwide.
The locations where voter fraud was committed in the state included Black Hawk and Woodbury counties, the database shows.
The types of voter fraud identified in the database include ineligible voting, duplicate voting, absentee ballot fraud, the purchasing of votes, impersonation fraud while voting, ballot petition illegalities, altering vote counts and fraudulent registrations.
Nationwide, the analysis uncovered 1,217 instances of voter fraud, including more than 1,000 criminal convictions and 48 civil penalties.
Proven Instances of Iowa Voter Fraud Since 2000
|Name||Type of Case||Type of Fraud|
|Terri Lynn Rote||Criminal conviction||Fraudulent use of absentee ballots, duplicate voting|
|Erin Leeper||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Glen Tank||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Mayra Alejandra Lopez Morales||Diversion program||Ineligible voting|
|Brian Lee Bird||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Anthony Greer||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Abel Hernandez-Labra||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Beth Ann Gallagher||Criminal conviction||Fraudulent use of absentee ballots|
|Nickie Dean Perkins||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Tehvedin Murgic||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Mark Evangelous||Diversion program||Fraudulent use of absentee ballots|
|Terry Hambrick||Criminal conviction||False registrations|
|Jason Rawlin||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Martia Yvonne Phillips||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Michael Loudermilk||Criminal conviction||False registrations|
|Floyd Willie Boldon||Criminal conviction||False registrations|
|Patrick Lyons||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|
|Christopher Mettin||Criminal conviction||Ineligible voting|