Virginia HoD 94th Distr. Flipped in Recount

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Virginia HoD 94th Distr. Flipped in Recount

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Post by Maybenaut » Tue Dec 19, 2017 5:09 pm

There’s now a 50/50 split, so power-sharing arrangement is in effect.

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https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/vi ... 53f241d6f8



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Post by Addie » Tue Dec 19, 2017 5:34 pm

You Ninjad me. I forgive you :blink:


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Post by Dr. Kenneth Noisewater » Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:00 pm

Anyone want to merge the threads?



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Re: Virginia HoD 94th Distr. Flipped in Recount

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Post by Chilidog » Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:20 pm

Democrat Shelly Simonds picked up 11 votes in a stunning day-long recount to upset Republican incumbent Del. David Yancey in the 94th House District Race,

11,608 to 11,607.



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Post by Tiredretiredlawyer » Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:30 pm

HOOOOOORAY!!!!!!!!!!!! :happyfamily:


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Post by Sterngard Friegen » Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:44 pm

Brilliant idea to have an even number of Delegates with no way to break a tie. :brickwallsmall:



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Post by AndyinPA » Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:42 pm

This is good news, but not the best news. If Virginia weren't so gerrymandered, they wouldn't be in this mess.



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Re: Virginia HoD 94th Distr. Flipped in Recount

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Post by vic » Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:57 pm

Flipped by a one vote margin.

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Post by Maybenaut » Wed Dec 20, 2017 3:01 pm

3-judge panel refused to certify. Says one of the ballots was invalid. Race is now tied, and will be decided by coin toss. Loser of the coin toss can request second recount. From WAPO: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/vi ... 02162b0fed



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Re: Virginia HoD 94th Distr. Flipped in Recount

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Post by MsDaisy » Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:28 am

There's a big surprise :madguy:



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