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Carl Brennan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-14-04 10:01 PM
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8. A New York race
Edited on Sun Nov-14-04 10:02 PM by Carl Brennan
NY state senate race may be overturned! "machine tampering".

Brief summary... Senate race. Dem - Stewart-Cousins. Rep - Spano. Spano won the election. A recount is being done and as there were more Dem votes in the machines then were recorded during the election, the Dem is now winning in the recount. We may get a Senate seat to flip to a Dem.

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"The two sides have traded allegations about irregularities in the voting, with Republicans claiming voters were imported from New York City and Democrats claiming voters were harassed and voting machines were tampered with. All machines and records were impounded by judges.

The county Board of Elections disclosed Friday that seals on 22 machines were damaged or missing.

As the recount progressed on Monday, election workers, closely watched by representatives of the campaigns, compared vote totals recorded on machines with the tallies reported by poll workers on Election Night.

Jonathan Rosen, director of the state Democrats' campaign committee, said Berger told him that nearly every machine had a higher count for Stewart-Cousins than was recorded. However, Spano also gained votes, including 80 from one machine, Rosen said."

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  -I have a mission for everyone here AIndependentTexan  Nov-14-04 09:41 PM   #0 
  - Prime Example  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 09:44 PM   #1 
  - if we all search the same search engine  bri_in_austin   Nov-14-04 09:44 PM   #2 
  - good point USE DIFFERENT SEARCH ENGINES  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 09:47 PM   #3 
  - I tried Dogpile. Turned up a couple of things.  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 10:39 PM   #11 
  - Here is another  Berserker   Nov-14-04 09:48 PM   #4 
     - We also have this group and forum working on it as well  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 09:50 PM   #5 
     - A List of search engines  AIndependentTexan   Nov-15-04 12:01 AM   #19 
  - WTF???  Syncronaut Seven   Nov-14-04 09:53 PM   #6 
  - SOUTH CAROLINA  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 09:54 PM   #7 
  - A New York race  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 10:01 PM   #8 
  - We also have new stuff coming in here  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 10:30 PM   #9 
  - An earlier race tied on recount, hee, hee:  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 10:38 PM   #10 
  - 41st Ohio House District seat in Summit County  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 10:49 PM   #12 
  - Evangelos seeks recount  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 11:01 PM   #13 
  - Note: Washington State Governor race may go to recount. nt  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 11:05 PM   #14 
  - Judge's recount unsuccessful  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 11:08 PM   #15 
  - Ballots lost by machine error in Carteret County  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 11:15 PM   #16 
  - Concise analysis of Gore vs. Bush 2000  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 11:19 PM   #17 
  - Criminal investigations in North Carolina: Ohio will it follow suit  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 11:52 PM   #18 
  - MAYORS RACE IN MIAMI IN 1997 OVERTURNED  Carl Brennan   Nov-15-04 12:49 AM   #20 
  - another state (FLorida) Senate race overturned  Carl Brennan   Nov-15-04 02:13 AM   #21 
  - Nearly 10% of Maine recounts result in reversals.  Carl Brennan   Nov-15-04 09:49 AM   #22 

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