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Counts have arrived for the Rutland Scho...

By Katy Savage After a recount, Rutland City finally has new school board members. The ballots were recounted on Sunday March 6 after a very tight race. Ten candidates fought for four open seats, with the third, fourth and fifth candidates getting within five votes or less of each other. But the recount did not […]

Virginia House’s count resumes; could c

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A three-judge panel overseeing a recount in a close race at Virginia State House upheld the Republican nominee’s victory on Friday, a decision that also reaffirms the GOP’s takeover of the chamber. and completes the party’s sweep of last month’s elections. Republicans also claimed governor, lieutenant governor and statewide attorney […]

The recount in the 85th District of Virg...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP / WAVY) – One of two pending recounts requested by Democratic incumbents who follow their GOP challengers in Virginia House races will take place on Thursday and Friday. Republicans won at least 50 seats in the 100-seat chamber in the Nov. 2 election and said they expected their advances to hold in […]

Hamilton GOPers demand recount in counci...

HAMILTON – First they celebrated early, and now they’re delaying the election late. GOPers sore losers Joseph DeMarco, Robert Diszler and James Boozan are demanding a recount after narrowly losing three seats on Hamilton council in this month’s municipal race. While those demanding recounts typically foot the bill, the Republican trio want a judge to […]

Recount requested in Rock Race Council

NEWTOWN, PA – Nicole Khan, a Wrightstown Democrat running for a Council Rock school board job, has called for a recount in the race as she and Republican Kristin Marcell are divided by one vote. Khan officially announced the recount on her Facebook campaign page Monday, November 22. “We want to make sure that every […]

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In this daily series, Newsweek explores the steps that led to the January 6 riot at the Capitol. The Trump campaign officially called for a recount in the state of Georgia on Saturday, 21 November. The day before, Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger had certified President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, then Georgia Governor Brian Kemp […]

Sandy City refuses to certify election r...

SANDY, Utah –Sandy’s city council voted Thursday night against certifying this month’s election results and instead called for another recount in the mayoral race. “I don’t believe a recount took place,” said City Councilor Marci Houseman, “and this is our election, this is the election of Sandy City.” Mayoral candidate and city councilor Monica Zoltanski […]

Sandy City refuses to certify election r...

SAND, Utah – Sandy City Council on Thursday night voted against certifying the results of this month’s election and instead called for another recount in the mayoral race. “I don’t believe there was a recount,” Councilwoman Marci Houseman said, “and this is our election, this is Sandy City’s election.” Mayoral candidate and councilwoman Monica Zoltanski […]

The court denies the recount, Thomas off...

Breadcrumb Links West Island Gazette Local News Tim Thomas will be sworn in as mayor of Pointe-Claire on Thursday. Author of the article: John Meagher • Montreal Gazette Publication date : November 18, 2021 • November 18, 2021 • 3 minute read • Join the conversation Tim Thomas, pictured, narrowly beat John Belvedere in the […]

Chatham candidate’s recount petition ‘pe

CHATHAM, NJ — In another layer of an already turbulent election season in Chatham Township, a legal motion attempting to start a recount petition in the Chatham Township Committee race was filed Tuesday night. Lawyer Gregory Lois of Lois LLC, who filed the petition on behalf of Republican candidate Mark Lois, called the petition filed […]

Meridian City Council election count sch...

Candidate Mike Hon, who had 56 votes behind Luke Cavener in the Nov. 2 election, has called for a recount for three constituencies. BOISE, Idaho – A partial recount of the ballots in the race for Meridian City Council Seat 6 began on Friday morning. The election results remained unchanged after the recount. In the […]

‘Failure to elect’ in Framingham: what’s

FRAMINGHAM, MA – A recount in the District 3 City Council race ended in a tie, securing the state for a new election in Framingham. Tuesday’s recount placed District 3 Councilor Adam Steiner and challenger Mary Kate Feeney at 997 votes each. Steiner initially edged Feeney by just two votes on November 2 with 130 […]

Canajoharie Supervisors Race for Recount...

CANAJOHARIE – The race for Canajoharie’s municipal overseer is now separated by just four votes and heads for a recount. Montgomery County Election Council officials counted the mail-in ballots on Monday, according to Montgomery County Democratic Elections Commissioner Terry Bieniek. Democrat Ronald Dievendorf received 31 absent votes, which allowed him to reduce the already slim […]

Chatham candidates file recount of over ...

CHATHAM, NJ – With a margin of 25 votes between them, Katherine “Kathy” Abbott, the Democratic candidate for the Chatham Township Committee seat, called for a general election recount against her Republican candidate Mark Lois. “After consulting with experts, I made the difficult choice to file a new recount,” Abbott said in a Press release […]

Belvedere calls for a recount after the ...

Breadcrumb Links West Island Gazette Local News Belvedere, the incumbent mayor, lost the election to mayor-elect Tim Thomas by 61 votes. Author of the article: John Meagher • Montreal Gazette Publication date : November 12, 2021 • November 12, 2021 • 1 minute read • Join the conversation John Belvedere speaks during the webcast of […]

Losing candidate calls for recount in Mi...

Yusra Arab, who lost a race for Minneapolis City Council last week by 19 votes, announced Friday that she intended to seek a recount. “The result is one of the closest margins Minneapolis has ever seen in a City Council race using [ranked-choice] vote,” Arab wrote on Twitter. “Whatever the outcome, I want to make […]

Pennsylvania Secretary of State Orders S...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — In the race for the two vacant seats on the Commonwealth Court, Acting Secretary of State Veronica Degraffenreid formally ordered a recount on Thursday, November 11. The recount will begin on Wednesday, November 17 and must be completed by noon on Tuesday, November 23. Counties will submit recount results to the […]

Lakewood City Council election: Ward 5 f...

LAKEWOOD, CO — Candidate Wendi Strom edged Lakewood’s Ward 5 election race by 647 votes — enough to land her one of her ward’s two seats on city council. But the race between candidates Tom Keefe and Mary Janssen for Ward 5’s second seat is so tight there could be a recount, Jeffco election officials […]

Norwich City Council recount gives same ...

NORWICH, Connecticut (WTNH) – A Norwich City Council seat recount took place on Monday after last week’s election. The recount results reported to News 8 showed no change in seat winners from the original results. A room on the third floor of Norwich Town Hall was quite busy Monday morning. “These people are watching every […]

Brad Hart won’t look for recount in tigh

Cedar Rapids Mayor Brad Hart talks to supporters during his election watch party Tuesday night at Cedar River Landing in Cedar Rapids. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette) CEDAR RAPIDS — With a slim margin putting Amara Andrews in second place to proceed to the Nov. 30 runoff election against Tiffany O’Donnell in the race for mayor of […]

A recount looms over the race for Framin...

FRAMINGHAM, MA — On Tuesday afternoon at Brophy Elementary School, District 3 Councilman Adam Steiner and challenger Mary Kate Feeney were only about 100 yards apart. Feeney, a former Deval Patrick staffer, waved a campaign sign and greeted voters along the school’s long driveway. Steiner, the two-term holder, was positioned right at the entrance with […]

Temple ISD Says Recount Possible After B...

While a requirement to upgrade the Wildcat stadium was overwhelmingly defeated, the larger requirement for facility upgrades failed by just three votes. TEMPLE, Texas — A $178.3 million bond for the Temple Independent School District failed to pass Tuesday by just three votes. 1,967 people voted against and 1,964 voted for. Proposal A would have […]

6-vote margin decides Braintree District...

BRAINTREE, MA — The City of Braintree election has been a tight one, especially in the race for District 1 City Council, which was decided by six votes, according to unofficial results. Braintree voters also decided to bring Lisa Fiske-Heger back to the school committee, along with two newcomers in Matt Lynch and Kathy Tuffy. […]

Recount request denied in Edmonton’s Ipi

Breadcrumb Links Local News Publication date : October 21, 2021 • October 21, 2021 • 2 minute read • 21 comments Councilor candidate Rhiannon Hoyle applied to Edmonton Elections for a recount in her Ipiihkoohkanipiaohtsi Ward (formerly Ward 10) in Edmonton on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. Late Wednesday, Elections Edmonton denied her request. Photo by […]