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´Mystery´ ballot rejected, crucial
Alaska contest separated by one vote

NBC News, by Allan Smith

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 12/3/2018 10:03:26 AM

It could come down to a coin flip. Control of Alaska´s House for the next two years rests on the razor-thin race between Republican Barton LeBon and Democrat Kathryn Dodge. Following a Friday recount, LeBon held a one-vote lead over Dodge. Entering that recount, the candidates were in a dead heat with 2,661 votes each. At the time, a mystery ballot marked for Dodge and found by an election worker at a Fairbanks voting precinct appeared likely to play a crucial role in determining the outcome, but that voted was tossed Friday after election officials determined it belonged to

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Dems were clamoring to add this ballot to their tally. Turns out it was a mis-marked ballot that was turned in for a new one. Without scrutiny they would have swiped another election.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 12/3/2018 10:13:43 AM     (No. 11851200)

If the rat is leading by one vote, race is over. That is how the rats do it.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: EQKimball, 12/3/2018 10:17:25 AM     (No. 11851208)

Why is it when "lost" or previously "missing" ballots appear, they always favor the Democrat?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: plex, 12/3/2018 10:44:21 AM     (No. 11851245)

wanna bet that the Democrat will win the coin toss??

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Reply 4 - Posted by: terry_tr6, 12/3/2018 10:47:09 AM     (No. 11851250)

if the dem´s don´t win the coin toss, want to bet they suddenly find a judge that rules best of three is more fair? then best of 5, then....

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Tsquare, 12/3/2018 10:48:18 AM     (No. 11851252)

Why a coin toss? There is a winner

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Pook60, 12/3/2018 11:06:05 AM     (No. 11851280)

They will let the Democrat toss the coin. Right before she tosses the coin, she will say, ´´Heads I win. Tails you lose.´´ The hapless Republican will say, ´´That sounds fair. I know it´s not really fair, but I don´t want to be accused of being mean.´´

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Agent Orange, 12/3/2018 11:48:58 AM     (No. 11851323)

I want to know why we don´t require a chain of custody requirement for ballots. It is evidence that the ballot was in fact a legitimate and a legal ballot.

And why is it that every time ballots are found, it´s ALWAYS in favor of the dems? And when it comes to counting, we must have at least two persons from either side of the isle present at all times or the ballots are declared invalid. Then we will see just how many dems win elections.

As the good old friend of the democratic party once said...."It´s not who voted in the election, it´s who counts the ballots that wins elections."

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Highlander, 12/3/2018 12:00:13 PM     (No. 11851334)

I picture Alaska as being a state for rugged and independent people. That there are so many democrats there is a puzzle to me.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: LittleHoodedMonk, 12/3/2018 12:24:59 PM     (No. 11851377)

I honestly thought that the recent earthquake and aftershocks would have unearthed some dRATS ballots coming up from a chasm. Someday, missing GOP votes from many elections will bubble-up from the La Brea Tarpits.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: caljeepgirl, 12/3/2018 2:59:11 PM     (No. 11851523)

I do suspect that Democrats just have a lot more trouble voting correctly, i.e., following instructions, than Pubs.
Even so, this instance really exemplifies just how loosey-goosey the vote counting process is everywhere!!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: KTWO, 12/3/2018 3:18:23 PM     (No. 11851548)

After an election the voting process tends to be forgotten. Remedies cost money and have no obvious benefit to the office holders or the election workers.

Besides, elected officials are content with the outcomes. The cranky losers have little influence because they hold no offices.

Hillary would have won if the Democrats hadn´t been so confident. They hadn´t carefully prepared to steal a state or two if need be.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: schnapps, 12/3/2018 3:30:53 PM     (No. 11851561)

it belonged to a voter who had made a mistake and then submitted a new ballot.

Translation: A Democrat voted twice but in this rare case the media had to report it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: franq, 12/3/2018 5:02:19 PM     (No. 11851663)

One vote? C´mon, man...

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Reply 14 - Posted by: citizen, 12/3/2018 5:11:33 PM     (No. 11851682)

Coin tosses..Hillary won all of hers.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 12/3/2018 6:08:48 PM     (No. 11851730)

Election re-do. Period. Paper ballots, finger ink.

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