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Carolab Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-14-04 01:04 AM
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Last questionable ballots viewed, final county vote tally ready-Palm Beach
Last questionable ballots viewed, final county vote tally ready

By Nirvi Shah

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

Saturday, November 13, 2004

And then there were seven.

County Commission Chairwoman Karen Marcus depressed a stamp that labeled the discards "REJECTED AS ILLEGAL" and the clicking echoed through the empty room typically filled with lawyers, cameras, and reporters.

Next to the long table where the board sat, a dozen postal buckets were stacked, filled with rejected provisional ballots a few thousand in all. But about 1,000 of the last-chance ballots, filled out by voters whose registration or precinct location was in question on Election Day, ultimately were accepted, a fact that comforted canvassing board member Judge Barry Cohen.

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http://www.palmbeachpost.com/localnews/content/local_ne...
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dmac Donating Member (414 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-14-04 01:17 AM
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1. ???
So this means the whole state of FL has been blessed? They are letting their results stand without a recount?
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The Backlash Cometh Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-14-04 01:20 AM
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2. I think the next move is to audit the absentee ballots.
It can be done at your leisure. If something considerable is discovered, it might get interesting.
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floridadem30 Donating Member (525 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-14-04 01:51 AM
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4. I voted absentee so yes lets do
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floridadem30 Donating Member (525 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-14-04 01:49 AM
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3. and the state website said there were no provisional ballots in this cnty
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