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Allen West Recount Denied

TeaPartyPatriot4ever Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 11:56 PM
BREAKING: Allen West wins recount of ALL early votes by St. Lucie County Canvassing Board
rightmostofthetime Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 12:53 AM
Wow! Did you think up that retort all by yourself? You are SO intelligent! Could I have your autograph?

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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