After getting rid of his Commission on Election Integrity, the president is pointing toward DHS to pick up the mantle.
Instructions have been lacking, says one commissioner—a sharp contrast with similar groups in the past.
Trump founded the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity after making a series of demonstrably false claims that millions had committed voter fraud in the 2016 presidential election.
The White House commission on voter fraud plans to run states' voter rolls against federal databases to find potential fraudulent registrations — a move experts say will result in thousands of errors and could distort fraud.
A commission created by President Donald Trump to enhance confidence in America's elections has asked all 50 states for copies of their voter records, which often include names, addresses, and ages.