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Allen West Recount Denied

Fooling Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 4:16 PM
As a Floridian I will assert that the judiciary in that state gives new meaning to the term "corruption." Not that I know in this case, but . . . Col. West you never had a chance with regard to the filing for review . . . . but know this: I and millions more will be your wingman any day. Please continue serving our nation. And please continue fighting for a colorblind, free America one day. Thank you, Sir!

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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