Monday, December 08, 2008
Polles Drops Recount Challenge To Truitt's Election
Republican Randy Truitt's 26-vote win in House District 26 will prevail after Democrat John Polles decided over the weekend to drop his lengthy recount challenge. Preliminary results after more than 28,000 votes had been recounted showed Truitt adding 11 votes to his narrow lead. House Democrats' 52-48 majority will stand.