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jmc777 Donating Member (155 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-04-04 12:45 PM
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Another election "mistake" surfaces

"Pinellas' elections supervisor reported that a county charter amendment passed; in fact, it was defeated."


"Pinellas elections office knew soon after Election Day of a discrepancy in vote totals on a statewide slot machine initiative, but they didn't fully investigate for two weeks.

By then, it was too late to correct the mistake.

On Friday, as details of the case became known, yet another mistake was revealed.

Elections Supervisor Deborah Clark gave the state the wrong results of a Pinellas County charter amendment, reporting that voters approved it rather than rejected it, the St. Petersburg Times learned."





More here....

http://www.sptimes.com/2004/12/04/Tampabay/Another_elec...
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RC Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-04-04 01:10 PM
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1. Gee, just report the election the way you want it to be,
and hope the mistakes aren't discovered until after it is too late.

Sounds good to me. :eyes:
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