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For those who are wondering what is happening with Gabby Giffords' old seat, well, you can keep on wondering.

According to the Tucson Weekly, McSally is ahead by all of 36 votes right now.

McSally is the Republican and Barber is the Democrat.

GOP challenger Martha McSally has once again taken the lead over Congressman Ron Barber—this time, by 36 votes. ....

Every time Pima County runs through a batch of ballots, Barber takes the lead; every time Cochise County counts a batch of ballots, McSally takes the lead. ...

At any rate, we think the race will come down to Pima County's provisional ballots—and those are a real mystery because so many people were mysteriously missing from the voter rolls that there's no good model to work from with the provisionals.
 

They don't know how many votes remain to be counted.

So, the newly gerrymandered district is coming down to the wire... or past the wire; many have tuned out.

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