Another Trump ally exposed

This time it’s the tub-thumper for fake news about voting, Kris Kobach. A federal court fined him $1,000 for lying. (See and

Admonitions from courts are not rare but fines are. So Kobach really screwed the pooch. The Los Angeles Times reports:

“The court took Kobach at his word, O’Hara wrote, but upon review of the documents – produced under a court order – found that they did relate to the voting rights case.

“The judge wrote that while the court could not say that Kobach ‘flat-out lied,’ the ‘defendant’s statements can be construed as wordplay meant to present a materially inaccurate picture of the documents.’ “