They can fake the polls to make it look as
though the people support them. They can even rig the elections with the
voting machines. But they need an excuse for why they cannot assemble a
good sized crowd of supporters. This is especially important when Ron Paul DOES
assemble a good sized crowd of supporters in the same town, at the same time.
Almost too true to be funny:
Diebold Accidentally Leaks Results Of 2008 Election