Incumbent lost by six votes

Incumbent lost by six votes

There are 2 comments on the Big Spring Herald story from May 15, 2010, titled Incumbent lost by six votes. In it, Big Spring Herald reports that:

By THOMAS JENKINS Staff Writer The race for the District 5 seat on the Big Spring City Council isn't quite over, as officials with the Howard County Elections Administration office will begin recounting ballots Tuesday, per incumbent councilman Troy Tompkins' request.

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#1 May 16, 2010
Really amazing how these lost? misplaced? ballots can turn up when an incumbant loses an election. Every election that I have ever participated in (that used paper ballots) has always had a locked box sitting on the table that the ballots were put in. Guess the tooth fairy will be here tonight.

Arlington, TX

#2 Apr 10, 2013
My. My.!!!

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