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Allen West Recount Denied

Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 12:47 AM
You can't change people who don't want to be changed. Take care of you and yours. Make sure they're prepared physically, mentally, and spiritually. We've been abnormally blessed these past 200 plus years but I fear we are due to join the rest of human history in having to struggle to live. Sometimes, suffering can actually produce good characteristics and while it may be difficult, dealing with hardship correctly can bring a peace that always having it good cannot. Let's face it, part of our problem is due to the fact that, as a people we've been spoiled by our abundance.

A judge has denied Rep. Allen West's request for a recount in the race for Florida's 18th Congressional District due to a lack of authority.

A judge today denied U.S. Rep. Allen West‘s request that he order a recount of 37,379 ballots from early voting in St. Lucie County — effectively leaving the decision up to the county’s canvassing board, which meets today at 4 p.m.

Circuit Judge Dan Vaughn said he did not have the authority to order the recount, which West wanted after problems emerged in the counting of early votes on...

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