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Allen West Recount Denied

ruralholiday Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 12:49 AM
Bill-O, I'm leaving now. Not run off by you're feeble arguments. Just done with this thread. West is going home. Nothing will change that. And Franken is a sitting senator. And justly so. And NOTHING will change that either, Clown Haller. ~Cheers Winston

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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