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DavidShafer
  • Charged

  • Fraudulent Elector

David ShaferLast Updated: August 24, 2023

Location

Alpharetta, Georgia

Insurrection Related Information

  • Election Denier
  • Fraudulent Elector
  • High Profile Indictment

Litigation Details

  • Charged on Aug 15, 2023

Occupation(s)

  • Chairperson, Georgia Alternate Electors

Executive Summary

Shafer is chairman of the state GOP and a Georgia state senator from 2003 to 2019 who was state Senate president pro tempore for many of those years. In 2018, he ran for lieutenant governor and lost in the primary. He has been subpoenaed by the January 6 Committee as a fraudulent elector.

Previous Office(s) Held

Former Georgia State Senator, District 48

Term:

January 1, 2003 - January 1, 2019

Occupation(s)

Chairperson, Georgia Alternate Electors

Litigation Details

Charges

  • Violation of the Georgia RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations) Act
  • Impersonating a Public Officer
  • Forgery in the First Degree
  • False Statements and Writings
  • Criminal Attempt to Commit Filing False Documents
  • Forgery in the First Degree
  • False Statements and Writings
  • False Statements and Writings

Timeline of Litigation

  • Charged

    August 15, 2023 "Charged 8/15/2023"

Press Coverage

Verified Social Media Handles

Affiliated People (17)

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    • Lieutenant Governor

    • Fraudulent Elector

    Burt Jones

    Current Office Held
    • Lieutenant Governor of Georgia
  • DavidShafer
    • Charged

    • Fraudulent Elector

    David Shafer

    Litigation Status
    • Charged on August 15, 2023
    Occupation
    • Chairperson, Georgia Alternate Electors
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    • Charged

    • State Senator

    • Fraudulent Elector

    • Subpoenaed

    Shawn Still

    Litigation Status
    • Charged on August 15, 2023
    Current Office Held
    • Georgia State Senate, District 48
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    Joseph Brannan

    Occupation
    • Treasurer of the Georgia Republican Party
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    James Carroll

    Occupation
    • Assistant Secretary for the Georgia Republican Party
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    Vikki Townsend Consiglio

    Occupation
    • Assistant Treasurer for the Georgia Republican Party
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    Carolyn Hall Fisher

    Occupation
    • Vice Chairman of the Georgia Republican Party
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    Gloria Godwin

    Occupation
    • Blackshear Republican Party leader
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    David Hanna

    Occupation
    • Former CEO
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    Mark Hennessy

    Occupation
    • CEO
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    Mark Amick

    Occupation
    • Board Member for the Georgia Republican Foundation
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    John Downey

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    • Charged

    • Fraudulent Elector

    Cathleen Alston Latham

    Litigation Status
    • Charged on August 15, 2023
    Occupation
    • Teacher
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    Daryl Moody

    Occupation
    • Chairman of the Georgia Republican Foundation
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    Brad Carver

    Occupation
    • Lawyer
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    • Fraudulent Elector

    C.B. Yadav

    Occupation
    • Business Owner
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    • Charged

    • Running for office

    Donald Trump

    Currently Running For
    • U.S. President
    • General election on November 5, 2024
    Litigation Status
    • Charged on August 15, 2023

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