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The last precinct was just counted and we still have stray mail-in ballots to count but the AP is now reporting (after precinct 2537 gave Herring a brief 616 vote lead) that with all 2,541 precincts counted that Republican Mark Obenshain has defeated Democrat Mark Herring 1,099,412-1,099,226, a 186 vote margin (or 0.008%).

Let the recount begin…

7:38 AM PT: Thanks sewaneepat I cannot math.

7:42 AM PT: To make NotGeorgeWill happy: "Mark Obenshain Defeats Mark Herring in the initial, unofficial vote count"

Originally posted to http://www.NuecesDemocrats.org on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 07:30 AM PST.

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