(STL.News) – U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia Byung J. “BJay” Pak announces that Assistant U.S. Attorney (AUSA) Brent Gray has been appointed to serve as the District Election Officer (DEO) and, in that capacity, is responsible for overseeing the handling of complaints of election fraud and voting rights abuses in consultation with Justice Department Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
“Every citizen must be able to vote without interference or discrimination and to have their vote counted,” said U.S. Attorney Byung J. “BJay” Pak. “On Election Day, federal monitors will be located at polling places in Gwinnett County to monitor voting procedures. Free and fair elections depend, in large part, on the cooperation of the American electorate.”