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Local Collier race ends with candidates tied!
Posted 11/4/2008 at 11:40 p.m. 0 comments
Officials with the Collier County Supervisor of Elections Office determined Tuesday night that the 1,000 faulty ballots have white blemishes in the tracking area on the left-hand margin. This prevented the machines from scanning them properly.
What headline should the Daily News use to commemorate Barack Obama's win?
Posted 11/4/2008 at 11:17 p.m. 0 comments
Help us pick tomorrow's headline in the Daily News.
">BREAKING: CBS CALLS PRESIDENTIAL RACE FOR BARACK OBAMA
Posted 11/4/2008 at 11:03 p.m. 0 comments
With nearly all polls closed across the country, CBS News projects that Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama will become the 44th president of the United States.
3rd UPDATE: Diaz-Balart holds narrow lead over Garcia
Posted 11/4/2008 at 10:39 p.m. 0 comments
Incumbent U.S. Rep. Mario-Diaz Balart, R-Miami, was running slightly ahead of challenger Joe Garcia, D-Miami, late Tuesday with most precincts reporting.
Democrats knock off two GOP incumbents in Florida
Posted 11/4/2008 at 10:09 p.m. 0 comments
Democrats unseated Republican House incumbents in Florida and Connecticut on Tuesday and jumped to early leads over Republicans in more than a dozen other contests as they pressed to increase their majority.
6th UPDATE: Hudson stays ahead of Jimenez in race for state House 101 seat
Posted 11/4/2008 at 9:48 p.m. 0 comments
Republican Matt Hudson held a lead over Maria Jimenez in the race for the Florida House District 101 seat.
Ballot blemishes mean no final vote totals for Collier tonight
Posted 11/4/2008 at 9:37 p.m. 0 comments
Officials with the Collier County Supervisor of Elections Office determined Tuesday night that about 1,000 ballots have white blemishes in the tracking area on the left hand margin that won't allow them to be read by the vote-scanning machines that count the ballots.
CNN calls US House seat for Mack
Posted 11/4/2008 at 9:13 p.m. 0 comments
CNN has called the US House District 14 seat for Republican Connie Mack.
Incumbent Lee Commissioners roll to big wins
Posted 11/4/2008 at 9:04 p.m. 0 comments
The three Republican incumbents for Lee County Commission have won re-election. Ray Judah, Bob Janes and Frank Mann all have mathematically insurmountable leads with a 163 of 171 precincts reporting in Lee County.
Thompson leads state Senate race by 13K vote margin
Posted 11/4/2008 at 9:03 p.m. 0 comments
Incumbent Nick Thompson, a Republican, appears to have won re-election to the state Legislature and will likely serve a second term in the District 73 seat.