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The judge presiding over the election challenge in Washington State will issue a ruling this coming Monday, the Seattle Times reports. (Hat tip: reader Anthony J.) According to the Times, Republicans have been arguing “that illegal votes cast in any given precinct should be deducted from each candidate’s total by the same proportion as the […]
Ninety-one veterans say they want their votes for Washington State’s governor to be counted, too.
The latest in an infinite series on the ballot-counting in Washington state, the Ukraine of the Pacific Northwest… *The Secretary of State is demanding that the state Supreme Court allow Democrat-leaning King County to count 735 disputed ballots *Meanwhile, King County officials tomorrow will release preliminary results of their hand recount of more than 898,000 […]
When last we visited the gubernatorial goings-on in Washington state, “do-over” was the word. Over the weekend, the big news was a “smoking gun” report from Seattle-area election officials regarding uncounted, unsigned ballots. Republican party chair Chris Vance said “the report shows that election managers were working on the signature problem months ago, that the […]
What a mess. Update: Emcee has posted the Washington GOP’s lawsuit documents here. Update II: It’s getting crazier. AP reports… With Washington state in the middle of a recount of its amazingly close governor’s race, election officials in Seattle’s King County entered a warehouse Friday and found a plastic tray containing 150 misplaced ballots. The […]
The Washington Times‘s Ralph Hallow covers the Washington state election debacle (more here): Republicans in Washington state suspect Democrats, with 500 patronage jobs at risk, are cheating in what is now the unprecedented third counting of the 2,883,341 ballots cast in the Nov. 2 election for governor. In the current hand recount, Democrats keep discovering […]
Oh, man. The gubernatorial election is still not over in Washington state. The Seattle Times reports today: King County election officials yesterday admitted a major error in tallying votes in the governor’s race that could reverse the results and make Christine Gregoire the winner in the hand recount now under way. The discovery that 561 […]
Steve Sailer puts another nail in the coffin of the myth that Bush won 44% of the Hispanic vote. Ruy Teixera agrees with Sailer. So does Zogby.
Republican Dino Rossi has won the gubernatorial recount in Washington State. Sore-losing Democrats, who thought beleaguered attorney general Christine Gregoire was going to coast to victory, are preparing to demand not only a hand recount–but also a second full recount as well. Get all the lowdown at Sound Politics. This one looks like it will […]