Turning Point Action: Scandals And Controversies

Tracking scandals and controversies involving the conservative activist group Turning Point Action. Turning Point Action is a part of the group led by conservative activist Charlie Kirk, Turning Point USA.

Turning Point Action Official Resigned After Election Fraud Allegations. “State Rep. Austin Smith (R) — who was senior director at Turning Point Action, the campaign arm of Charlie Kirk’s Turning Point USA — was accused by a Democratic activist of submitting petition sheets with rows of voter names, addresses and signatures that “bear a striking resemblance” to Smith’s handwriting, according to a complaint. Smith “personally circulated multiple petition sheets bearing what appear to be forged voter signatures,” the complaint said.” [Washington Post]