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Allen West Demands Hand Recount

anne343 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 5:19 AM
No, the Democratic "victim" mindset may have helped. Scott did the right thing. The media would never mention one pertinent fact - during early voting, there are very limited sites where you can vote. On Nov. 6, all polling stations open up. If lines are long for early voting, you have the option to wait till Tuesday.
Mike1529 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 10:35 AM
Ummm....they have this really cool option called early voting to prevent such situations from happening.
escrick Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 9:06 AM
Scott--the only Governor who refused to extend hours. Other countries reported this---I am in the UK at present--it was on the BBC, and it implied that Scott was intentionally suppressing the vote, and that appeared to be anti-American.

Rep. Allen West is demanding a hand recount be conducted in his race against Democrat Patrick Murphy who declared victory last night. This morning, West was down by 3,000 votes with many ballots still outstanding. Below is the statement from the West campaign.

Our race is far from decided and there is no rush to declare an outcome. Ensuring a fair and accurate counting off all ballots is of the utmost importance. There are still tens of thousands of absentee ballots to be counted in Palm Beach County and potential provisional ballots across the district. Late last...

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